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Pleasant Valley, Tennessee
(Wayne County)

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Welcome to Pleasant Valley ...

So far, we have found very little information about Pleasant Valley. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Pleasant Valley to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Pleasant Valley, please Contact Us.

Pleasant Valley would have been located within present day Wayne County.

A typical abbreviation for Pleasant Valley: Pleasant Vly. (or less commonly used: Pleasant Vally. or Pleasant Vlly.)

While the community is gone, the present day location for Pleasant Valley is 840 feet [256 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: The area where Pleasant Valley was located is in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Pleasant Valley would have been located in the (931) area code.

Communities near Pleasant Valley ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Pleasant Valley and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Florence (AL)   [Map]   39,959   S   16 miles [25.7 km]
Killen (AL)   [Map]   977   SE   18 miles [29 km]
Saint Florian (AL)   [Map]   591   SE   14 miles [22.5 km]
Collinwood   [Map]   965   N   7 miles [11.3 km]
Corning - Historic   [Map]   ---   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Iron City   [Map]   ---   E   9 miles [14.5 km]

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

Communities Also Named Pleasant Valley ...

While we believe that this Pleasant Valley is located in Wayne County, we know of another 6 Tennessee communities named Pleasant Valley. Those communities are located in the following counties: Lawrence, Macon, Obion, Sumner, Union and Washington County.

Beyond Tennessee, there are 141 communities that are also named Pleasant Valley - they are located in Alabama (3), Alaska, Arkansas (8), California (2), Connecticut (2), Georgia (4), Idaho (2), Illinois, Indiana (3), Iowa, Kansas (6), Kentucky (3), Louisiana, Maryland (4), Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (3), Montana (3), Nebraska (2), Nevada (5), New Brunswick, New Jersey (4), New Mexico (2), New York (5), North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia (6), Ohio (13), Oklahoma, Ontario (5), Oregon (3), Pennsylvania (8), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Texas (7), Utah, Vermont (2), Virginia (5), Washington (3), West Virginia (5) and Wisconsin.

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

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 Pleasant Valley. 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 Pleasant Valley. 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 Valley.

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

Search for Local Businesses ...

We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities. Since Pleasant Valley no longer exists, the following searches are centered on the area where it would have stood. 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.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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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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The official website for Wayne County: www.waynecountytn.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Pleasant Valley, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pleasant Valley - 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 'point-to-point' distance starting from Pleasant Valley. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Pleasant Valley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Valley. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 35.0609, Longitude: -87.7486     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Valley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Pleasant Valley.

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

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