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Census Data for Pleasant Plains ...

As far as we can tell, Pleasant Plains has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Pleasant Plains, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Dothan68,468   SW   11 miles [17.7 km]
 Ozark14,610   W   26 miles [41.8 km]
 Daleville5,101   W   28 miles [45.1 km]
 Headland4,741   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]

Houston County ...

Pleasant Plains is located in Houston County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Houston County.

Population Rings for Pleasant Plains ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Pleasant Plains and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Pleasant Plains. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Pleasant Plains, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]21,396-2.38%
10 mi   [16 km]1014,319+1.68%
15 mi   [24 km]1586,366+3.85%
20 mi   [32 km]2298,621+2.99%
25 mi   [40 km]27105,504+2.64%
30 mi   [48 km]41136,847+1.47%

Miscellaneous Information for Pleasant Plains ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Houston County or the community of Pleasant Plains:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Pleasant Plains:

GNIS ID for Pleasant Plains: 125024

GNIS ID for Houston County: 161560

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 069 (Houston County)

Place Code: 61260 (Pleasant Plains)

State & County Code: 01/069 (Alabama / Houston County)

State & Place Code: 01/61260 (Alabama / Pleasant Plains)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Pleasant Plains is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Pleasant Plains.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)


Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Pleasant Plains. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Houston County: www.houstoncounty.org/

The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance beginning in Pleasant Plains. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Plains) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Plains. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.3043, Longitude: -85.2297     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Plains have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Pleasant Plains.