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Pleasant Grove, Utah
Welcome to Pleasant Grove ...
The location of Pleasant Grove has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
A typical abbreviation for Pleasant Grove: Pleasant Grv.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Pleasant Grove has a population of 38,258 people<3> (see below for details).
Pleasant Grove was settled in 1850 and was incorporated January 18, 1855.
The community of Pleasant Grove is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Pleasant Grove is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Pleasant Grove lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Area codes for Pleasant Grove: (801) and (385)<5>
The ZIP code for Pleasant Grove: 84062<6>
Websites for Pleasant Grove ...
Official Website: www.plgrove.org/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Pleasant Grove had an population of 38,258 people. This is an increase of 14.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 63.02% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Pleasant Grove had a population of 33,509 people (or 6.49% of the total population of Utah County). This makes Pleasant Grove the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Pleasant Grove represents 1.21% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 20th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 33,509 people, the population of Pleasant Grove increased 42.79% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 23,468 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Pleasant Grove.
Adding Pleasant Grove to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Pleasant Grove in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Pleasant Grove elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Pleasant Grove mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Pleasant Grove on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Pleasant Grove ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 99 communities that are also named Pleasant Grove - they are located in Alabama (11), Arkansas (5), California (2), Florida (5), Georgia (7), Illinois, Indiana, Iowa (2), Kansas (3), Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland (4), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri (3), New Jersey (2), North Carolina (8), Ohio (4), Oklahoma, Pennsylvania (6), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (3), Tennessee (11), Texas (9) and Virginia (5).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Pleasant Grove.
Communities near Pleasant Grove ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Pleasant Grove.
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 Pleasant Grove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Pleasant Grove.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Pleasant Grove. 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 Pleasant Grove.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Pleasant Grove. See our Newspapers Page for Pleasant Grove.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Pleasant Grove ...
Looking for more information about Pleasant Grove? 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 Pleasant Grove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Pleasant Grove.
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The official website for Pleasant Grove: www.plgrove.org/
The official website for Utah County: www.co.utah.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 02 Mar 2021