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Welcome to Pleasant Grove ...

The city of Pleasant Grove is located in Utah County.

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

A typical abbreviation for Pleasant Grove: Pleasant Grv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Pleasant Grove has a population of 38,428 people<2> (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.<3> In other words, the altitude 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

Telephone area codes for Pleasant Grove: (801) and (385)<4>

The ZIP code for Pleasant Grove: 84062<5>

Population Details ...

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).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Pleasant Grove had an population of 38,428 people. This is an increase of 14.68% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 63.75% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named Pleasant Grove ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 97 communities that are also named Pleasant Grove - they are located in Alabama (11), Arkansas (5), California (2), Florida (3), 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.

Websites for Pleasant Grove ...

Official Website:

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 Pleasant Grove. 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 Pleasant Grove. 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 Grove.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

Communities near Pleasant Grove ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Provo   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the Southeast (SE) of Pleasant Grove

Sandy   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pleasant Grove

Located in Salt Lake County

South Jordan   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pleasant Grove

Located in Salt Lake County

Lehi   [Map]

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

Draper   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pleasant Grove

Located in Salt Lake County

Herriman   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pleasant Grove

Located in Salt Lake County

Riverton   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Pleasant Grove

Located in Salt Lake County

Spanish Fork   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Pleasant Grove

Eagle Mountain   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the West (W) of Pleasant Grove

Cottonwood Heights   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the North (N) of Pleasant Grove

Located in Salt Lake County

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

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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 Pleasant Grove.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Pleasant Grove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (385) is an overlay for area code (801).
<5>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 city (such as Pleasant Grove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Pleasant Grove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Pleasant Grove) 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 Pleasant Grove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Pleasant Grove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Pleasant Grove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.3716, Longitude: -111.7404     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Pleasant Grove have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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