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Mount Pleasant, Tennessee
(Maury County)

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Welcome to Mount Pleasant ...

The city of Mount Pleasant is located in Maury County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Mount Pleasant: Mt. Pleasant

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Mount Pleasant has a population of 4,893 people<2> (see below for details).

Mount Pleasant is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

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

Population Details ...

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 (with a count of 4,491 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Mount Pleasant had an population of 4,893 people. This is an increase of 7.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 8.95% since the 2000 Census).

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.

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 Mount Pleasant. 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 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. Our list includes 8 papers.

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 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.

Communities near Mount Pleasant ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

City of Spring Hill   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Pleasant

Located in Williamson County

Columbia   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Pleasant

Greenfield Bend   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mount Pleasant

Sawdust   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the North (N) of Mount Pleasant

Southport   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Mount Pleasant

Chartersville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mount Pleasant

Chapel Hill   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Mount Pleasant

Graymere Manor   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Pleasant

New Hope   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Mount Pleasant

Scotts Mill   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the South (S) of Mount Pleasant

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Mount Pleasant.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Mount Pleasant - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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- 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 for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Mount Pleasant

Our 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     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Mount Pleasant have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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