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Welcome to Mount Pleasant ...

The city of Mount Pleasant is located in Maury County<1>.

The location of Mount Pleasant has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

A typical abbreviation for Mount Pleasant: Mt. Pleasant

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Mount Pleasant has a population of 4,922 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Mount Pleasant.

Mount Pleasant is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Note: If you leave Mount Pleasant and travel east, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Pleasant had an population of 4,922 people. This is an increase of 7.91% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.6% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Pleasant had a population of 4,561 people (or 5.63% of the total population of Maury County). This makes Mount Pleasant the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mount Pleasant represents 0.07% of the total population of Tennessee (which has 6,346,105 people), making it the state's 102nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,561 people, the population of Mount Pleasant increased 1.56% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 4,491 people).

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

Communities Also Named Mount Pleasant ...

While we believe that this Mount Pleasant is located in Maury County, we know of another 5 Tennessee communities named Mount Pleasant. Those communities are located in the following counties: Greene, Haywood, Henry, Putnam and Scott County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 157 communities that are also named Mount Pleasant - they are located in Alabama (5), Arkansas (6), 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, Texas (4), Utah, Vermont, Virginia (9), Washington (2), West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Mount Pleasant ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Mount Pleasant.

  • Spring Hill [Williamson County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Spring Hill
    • Spring Hill [Williamson County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Pleasant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 46,152 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Spring Hill
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Spring Hill<6>
  • Columbia [Maury County]
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    • Columbia [Maury County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Pleasant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 41,826 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Columbia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Columbia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Columbia<6>
  • Greenfield Bend [Maury County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield Bend
    • Greenfield Bend [Maury County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Pleasant
    • Estimated population in 2014: 15,035 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenfield Bend
  • Sawdust [Maury County]
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    • Sawdust [Maury County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the north of Mount Pleasant
    • Estimated population in 2014: 7,053 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sawdust have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sawdust
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Southport [Maury County]
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      • Southport [Maury County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Mount Pleasant
      • Estimated population in 2014: 3,110 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southport
    • Chartersville [Maury County]
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      • Chartersville [Maury County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Pleasant
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,494 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chartersville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chartersville
    • Chapel Hill [Maury County]
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      • Chapel Hill [Maury County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Pleasant
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,461 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chapel Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chapel Hill
    • Graymere Manor [Maury County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Graymere Manor
      • Graymere Manor [Maury County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2010 Census: 1,222 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Graymere Manor have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Graymere Manor
    • New Hope [Maury County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for New Hope
      • New Hope [Maury County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the northeast of Mount Pleasant
      • Estimated population in 2014: 1,070 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for New Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on New Hope
    • Scotts Mill [Maury County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Scotts Mill
      • Scotts Mill [Maury County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<5> to the south of Mount Pleasant
      • Estimated population in 2014: 983 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Scotts Mill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Scotts Mill

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Mount Pleasant. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Mount Pleasant.

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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Mount Pleasant.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Mount Pleasant. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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.

Adding Mount Pleasant to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Mount Pleasant in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Mount Pleasant was in the U.S. Post Offices (Jan. 1851).

We also found Mount Pleasant on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Tennessee (1888).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Mount Pleasant on our Genealogy Page.

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Tennessee

About Maury County

About Tennessee

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

The official website for State of Tennessee: https://www.tn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Tennessee's counties, including Maury, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Pleasant.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Pleasant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions 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 (or directions), 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 PleasantOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Mount Pleasant. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.5648, Longitude: -87.1592       In this case, the coordinates for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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