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(Marion County)

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Welcome to Pleasant Ridge ...

Pleasant Ridge is located in Marion County.

The location of Pleasant Ridge has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Pleasant Ridge: Pleasant Rdg. (or less commonly used: Pleasant Rdge. or Pleasant Ridg.)

Pleasant Ridge is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Pleasant Ridge lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Pleasant Ridge is located in the (205) area code.

Communities near Pleasant Ridge ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Winfield   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the Southeast (SE) of Pleasant Ridge

Guin   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Pleasant Ridge

Hackleburg   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Pleasant Ridge

Bear Creek   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Pleasant Ridge

Brilliant   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pleasant Ridge

Tremont   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the West (W) of Pleasant Ridge

Located in Itawamba County (MS)

Twin   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Pleasant Ridge

Vina   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Pleasant Ridge

Located in Franklin County

Hodges   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Pleasant Ridge

Located in Franklin County

Detroit   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Pleasant Ridge

Located in Lamar County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Pleasant Ridge.

Communities Also Named Pleasant Ridge ...

While we believe that this Pleasant Ridge is located in Marion County, we know of another 5 Alabama communities named Pleasant Ridge. Those communities are located in the following counties: Calhoun, Cullman, Franklin, Greene and Pike County.

Beyond Alabama, there are 55 communities that are also named Pleasant Ridge - they are located in Arkansas (4), Florida, Illinois (2), Indiana (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Michigan, Mississippi (5), Missouri (4), New Brunswick (3), New Mexico, New York, North Carolina (3), Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Tennessee (4), Texas (3), Virginia (2) and Wisconsin (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pleasant Ridge.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Pleasant Ridge. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pleasant Ridge. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pleasant Ridge.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Pleasant Ridge:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pleasant Ridge ...

Looking for more information about Pleasant Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Pleasant Ridge? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Pleasant Ridge, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Pleasant Ridge.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Marion County: www.sonet.net/marioncounty/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pleasant Ridge - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Ridge) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Ridge. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.1718, Longitude: -87.9906     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Ridge have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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