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Welcome to Mount Pleasant ...

The town of Mount Pleasant is located in Izard County.

A typical abbreviation for Mount Pleasant: Mt. Pleasant

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Mount Pleasant has a population of 414 people<1> (see below for details).

Mount Pleasant is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Mount Pleasant: (870)

The ZIP code for Mount Pleasant: 72561<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Pleasant had a population of 414 people. This makes Mount Pleasant the county's 5th most populous community.

The population of Mount Pleasant represents 0.01% of the total population of Arkansas (which has 2,915,918 people), making it the state's 304th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 414 people, the population of Mount Pleasant increased 3.24% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 401 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Mount Pleasant had an population of 414 people (or an increase of 3.24% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Mount Pleasant.

Communities near Mount Pleasant ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Mount Pleasant and not the distance if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Ash Flat   [Map]   1,089   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Batesville   [Map]   10,727   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Cave City   [Map]   1,909   E   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cushman   [Map]   457   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Evening Shade   [Map]   430   NE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Franklin   [Map]   191   N   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Mount Pleasant ...

While we believe that this Mount Pleasant is located in Izard County, we know of another 5 Arkansas communities named Mount Pleasant. Those communities are located in the following counties: Ashley, Boone, Fulton, Miller and Nevada County.

Beyond Arkansas, there are 157 communities that are also named Mount Pleasant - they are located in Alabama (5), British Columbia, California, Delaware, Florida (2), Georgia (7), Illinois (3), Indiana (6), Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky (2), Louisiana (3), Maryland (7), Massachusetts, Michigan (3), Mississippi (5), Missouri (4), New Brunswick, New Jersey (7), New York (5), North Carolina (10), Nova Scotia (5), Ohio (8), Ontario (8), Oregon, Pennsylvania (22), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, Saskatchewan, South Carolina, Tennessee (6), Texas (4), Utah, Vermont, Virginia (9), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mount Pleasant. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Mount Pleasant. 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 Mount Pleasant.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Mount Pleasant ...

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

In addition to the Tourism page for Mount Pleasant, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Pleasant.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Mount Pleasant. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Pleasant.

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

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a town (such as Mount Pleasant). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Mount Pleasant or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Mount Pleasant. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Mount Pleasant) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Mount Pleasant. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount Pleasant

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Pleasant. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.9818, Longitude: -91.7768     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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