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Welcome to Mount Pleasant ...

Mount Pleasant is located in Racine 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 27,063 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Mount Pleasant is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Mount Pleasant is within the (262) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Mount Pleasant had an population of 27,063 people. This is an increase of 3.31% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 16.94% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Mount Pleasant had a population of 26,197 people (which is 13.41% of the total population of Racine County). This makes Mount Pleasant the county's 2nd most populous community.

The population of Mount Pleasant represents 0.46% of the population of Wisconsin (which has 5,686,986 people), making it the state's 29th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 26,197 people, the population of Mount Pleasant increased 13.2% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 23,142 people).

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

Communities Also Named Mount Pleasant ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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, Tennessee (6), Texas (4), Utah, Vermont, Virginia (9), Washington (2) and West Virginia.

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.

  • Kenosha [Kenosha County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kenosha
    • Kenosha [Kenosha County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Mount Pleasant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 99,570 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kenosha
  • Greenfield [Milwaukee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenfield
    • Greenfield [Milwaukee County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the north of Mount Pleasant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 37,183 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenfield
  • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Creek
    • Oak Creek [Milwaukee County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of Mount Pleasant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,469 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Creek
  • Franklin [Milwaukee County]
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    • Franklin [Milwaukee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Pleasant
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,925 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Franklin have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Franklin
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    • Muskego [Waukesha County]
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      • Muskego [Waukesha County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,317 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Muskego have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Muskego
    • Caledonia [Racine County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Caledonia
      • Caledonia [Racine County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the north of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 25,235 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Caledonia
    • Zion [Lake County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Zion
      • Zion [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the south of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,321 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Zion
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Zion<6>
    • Pleasant Prairie [Kenosha County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pleasant Prairie
      • Pleasant Prairie [Kenosha County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 21,373 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Prairie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Prairie
    • South Milwaukee [Milwaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Milwaukee
      • South Milwaukee [Milwaukee County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the north of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 20,673 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Milwaukee
    • Cudahy [Milwaukee County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cudahy
      • Cudahy [Milwaukee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of Mount Pleasant
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 18,077 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cudahy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cudahy

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. 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Mount Pleasant, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Mount Pleasant.

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About Racine County

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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.

The official website for Racine County: www.racineco.com/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Racine, 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 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) 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 (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: 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: 42.7150, Longitude: -87.8876       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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