Mount Pleasant, Tennessee

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Population in 2022: 4,825 (85% urban, 15% rural).
Population change since 2000: +7.4%
 
Males: 2,231  (46.2%)
Females: 2,594  (53.8%)
Median resident age:

43.8 years
Tennessee median age:

39.2 years

Zip codes: 38474.

Estimated median household income in 2022: $45,744 (it was $32,004 in 2000)
Mount Pleasant:

$45,744
TN:

$65,254

Estimated per capita income in 2022: $28,282 (it was $16,345 in 2000)

Mount Pleasant city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2022: $258,786 (it was $74,000 in 2000)
Mount Pleasant:

$258,786
TN:

$284,800

Median gross rent in 2022: $694.

March 2022 cost of living index in Mount Pleasant: 82.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2022: 25.4%
(23.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 29.4% for Black residents, 34.8% for two or more races residents)

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  • Races in Mount Pleasant, TN (2022)
    • 3,35866.2%White alone
    • 92718.3%Black alone
    • 71414.1%Two or more races
    • 651.3%Hispanic

Races in Mount Pleasant detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Mount Pleasant, Tennessee as of May 21, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Mount Pleasant is 342 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


Crime rates in Mount Pleasant by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.9)
1
(21.7)
2
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
5
(105.4)
3
(62.0)
3
(61.2)
3
(60.9)
2
(40.5)
3
(60.8)
3
(59.8)
4
(82.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
6
(135.2)
2
(43.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.6)
3
(65.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(82.7)
2
(40.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(40.5)
1
(19.9)
1
(20.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(338.0)
24
(526.2)
28
(608.4)
29
(626.5)
46
(1,004)
24
(513.3)
32
(674.4)
14
(289.6)
15
(306.0)
16
(324.9)
7
(141.9)
23
(466.2)
25
(498.6)
25
(513.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(473.2)
49
(1,074)
27
(586.7)
22
(475.3)
36
(785.5)
30
(641.6)
13
(274.0)
12
(248.2)
6
(122.4)
10
(203.1)
8
(162.1)
12
(243.2)
20
(398.9)
12
(246.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
135
(3,042)
107
(2,346)
95
(2,064)
124
(2,679)
83
(1,811)
59
(1,262)
61
(1,286)
69
(1,427)
65
(1,326)
47
(954.5)
32
(648.6)
57
(1,155)
55
(1,097)
44
(903.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(135.2)
12
(263.1)
5
(108.6)
4
(86.4)
3
(65.5)
8
(171.1)
6
(126.4)
14
(289.6)
11
(224.4)
13
(264.0)
4
(81.1)
14
(283.7)
13
(259.3)
12
(246.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.4)
1
(21.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(20.3)
1
(19.9)
1
(20.5)
City-Data.com crime index273.8326.0271.4313.7353.0211.7299.9230.0202.0187.2104.6240.0246.1247.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Mount Pleasant, TN

Crime rate in Mount Pleasant detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 20 (14 officers - 13 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
Tennessee average:

2.57
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Ancestries: American (24.8%), African (11.9%), English (11.4%), Irish (5.3%), German (1.7%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Incorporated in 1824

Land area: 11.0 square miles.

Population density: 437 people per square mile   (low).

Mount Pleasant, Tennessee map

37 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Tennessee:

5.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2022: $967 (0.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2022: $1,066 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Nashville-Davidson, TN (48.8 miles , pop. 545,524).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (436.2 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Upper Big Bigby, TN (1.1 miles ),
Poplar Top, TN (2.6 miles ),
Columbia, TN (3.2 miles ),
Summertown, TN (3.3 miles ),
Culleoka, TN (3.4 miles ),
East Lewis, TN (3.9 miles ),
Santa Fe, TN (3.9 miles ),
Fountain Heights, TN (3.9 miles )

Latitude: 35.54 N, Longitude: 87.20 W

Area code: 931

Distribution of median household income in Mount Pleasant, TN in 2022
Distribution of house value in Mount Pleasant, TN in 2022
Mount Pleasant satellite photo by USGS

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2022: 4 buildings, average cost: $155,900
  • 2021: 10 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2020: 9 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2019: 7 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2018: 7 buildings, average cost: $161,800
  • 2017: 6 buildings, average cost: $172,000
  • 2016: 15 buildings, average cost: $150,000
  • 2015: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2013: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,700
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,100
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $98,900
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $123,700
  • 2007: 14 buildings, average cost: $119,200
  • 2006: 16 buildings, average cost: $109,500
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $100,700
  • 2003: 8 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 2002: 12 buildings, average cost: $99,000
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $75,300
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $61,100
  • 1999: 16 buildings, average cost: $76,800
  • 1998: 9 buildings, average cost: $91,000
  • 1997: 15 buildings, average cost: $62,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Mount Pleasant, TN residents
Average permit cost in Mount Pleasant, TN
Unemployment in December 2023:
Here:

2.5%
Tennessee:

3.0%
Historical population in Mount Pleasant, TN
Historical housing units in Mount Pleasant, TN
Most common industries in Mount Pleasant, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (17.9%)
  • Educational services (5.4%)
  • Machinery (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.2%)
  • Transportation equipment (5.0%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Truck transportation (4.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Truck transportation (8.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (8.1%)
  • Construction (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.4%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
  • Health care (5.6%)
  • Machinery (5.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (30.2%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.1%)
  • Machinery (5.6%)
  • Apparel (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Mount Pleasant, TN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (5.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.3%)
  • Cashiers (4.2%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (8.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (7.9%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (7.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (12.2%)
  • Cashiers (8.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.8%)

Average climate in Mount Pleasant, Tennessee

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Mount Pleasant, Tennessee environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2022 was 57.1. This is better than average.

City:

57.1
U.S.:

72.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2022 was 6.82. This is about average. Closest monitor was 13.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.82
U.S.:

8.11

Tornado activity:

Mount Pleasant-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Tennessee state average. It is 88% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/16/1998, a category F5 (max. wind speeds 261-318 mph) tornado 16.8 miles away from the Mount Pleasant city center killed 3 people and injured 36 people and caused $13 million in damages.

On 5/18/1995, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 13.6 miles away from the city center killed 3 people and injured 32 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Mount Pleasant-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Tennessee state average. It is 215% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 204.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/2003 at 08:59:39, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.9 LG, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 114.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/4/1991 at 01:18:54, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 4.6 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 162.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 204.6 miles away from Mount Pleasant center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 171.8 miles away from Mount Pleasant center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 172.0 miles away from Mount Pleasant center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Maury County (14) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 10, Floods: 9, Tornadoes: 7, Winds: 4, Flash Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Winter Storm: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Mount Pleasant topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Mount Pleasant:

  • HIDDEN ACRES (904 HIDDEN ACRES DR)
  • MT PLEASANT HEALTH AND REHABILITATION (904 HIDDEN ACRES DR)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Mount Pleasant:

  • HILLVIEW HEALTH CARE CENTER INC (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)
  • NHC HEALTHCARE, COLUMBIA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)
  • HERITAGE MANOR OF COLUMBIA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)
  • SIGNATURE HEALTHCARE OF COLUMBIA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)
  • MAURY REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)
  • FMC COLUMBIA (Dialysis Facility, about 9 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF COLUMBIA (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COLUMBIA, TN)

Airports located in Mount Pleasant:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Pleasant:

  • Columbia State Community College (about 8 miles; Columbia, TN; Full-time enrollment: 3,383)
  • Lipscomb University (about 45 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 3,827)
  • Nashville State Community College (about 46 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 6,436)
  • Belmont University (about 47 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 5,795)
  • Vanderbilt University (about 47 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 10,518)
  • Tennessee State University (about 48 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 7,341)
  • Trevecca Nazarene University (about 49 miles; Nashville, TN; FT enrollment: 2,223)

Public high school in Mount Pleasant:

Public elementary/middle school in Mount Pleasant:

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Notable locations in Mount Pleasant: Tennessee Hill (A), Mount Pleasant Public Library (B), Mount Pleasant City Hall (C), Mount Pleasant Fire Department Station 2 (D), Mount Pleasant Fire Department (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Mount Pleasant include: Saint Johns Church (A), Westbrook Church (B), First Baptist Church of Mount Pleasant (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Hunter Cemetery (1), Walker-Spatswell Cemetery (2), Granberry Cemetery (3), Dawson Cemetery (4), Bynum-Williams Cemetery (5), Lawrence Cemetery (6), Arlington Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Campbell Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Scotts Creek (A), Sugar Creek (B), Quality Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Mount Pleasant include: Howard Field Park (1), Gardenia Park (2), Mount Pleasant Little League Park (3). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: MT Pleasant Maury Phosphate Museum (108 Public Square) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Court: Maury County - General Sessions Court Clerk (115 North Main Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Birthplace of: Archibald S. Dobbins - Confederate Army officer.

Maury County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Mount Pleasant and their reported violations in the past:

MOUNT PLEASANT WAT SYS #1 (Population served: 7,398, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In DEC-2008. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (DEC-08-2008), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-08-2008), St Public Notif received (DEC-19-2008), St Compliance achieved (JAN-31-2009), St BCA signed (JAN-17-2012), St Compliance Meeting conducted (JAN-17-2012)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JAN-16-2013), St Public Notif received (JAN-16-2013), St BCA signed (FEB-28-2013), St Compliance Meeting conducted (FEB-28-2013), St Compliance achieved (FEB-28-2013), St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-08-2013), St Public Notif requested (MAR-08-2013)
  • Record Keeping - In DEC-01-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (FEB-28-2013), St BCA signed (FEB-28-2013)
  • Record Keeping - In SEP-01-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance Meeting conducted (FEB-28-2013), St BCA signed (FEB-28-2013)
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-21-2006), St Public Notif requested (SEP-14-2006), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-14-2006), St Public Notif received (MAY-30-2007)
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Tennessee:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

66.5%
Whole state:

67.3%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.9%
Whole state:

5.8%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Mount Pleasant in 2010:

  • 65 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults
69 people in nursing homes in 2000
8 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000

Banks with branches in Mount Pleasant (2011 data):

  • Community First Bank & Trust: Public Square Branch at 106 Public Square, branch established on 1999/09/22. Info updated 2011/07/18: Bank assets: $617.2 mil, Deposits: $556.3 mil, headquarters in Columbia, TN, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Community First, Inc.
  • First Farmers and Merchants Bank: Mount Pleasant Branch at 128 North Main Street, branch established on 1950/01/28. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,013.4 mil, Deposits: $856.9 mil, headquarters in Columbia, TN, positive income, 20 total offices, Holding Company: First Farmers And Merchants Corporation
  • Regions Bank: Mount Pleasant Branch at 109 South Main Street, branch established on 1978/08/28. Info updated 2011/02/24: Bank assets: $123,368.2 mil, Deposits: $98,301.3 mil, headquarters in Birmingham, AL, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1778 total offices, Holding Company: Regions Financial Corporation

For population 15 years and over in Mount Pleasant:

Marital status in Mount Pleasant, TN
  • Never married: 39.7%
  • Now married: 36.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

For population 25 years and over in Mount Pleasant:

  • High school or higher: 91.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 3.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2022
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2022
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Tennessee average:

11.4

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2022
Means of transportation to work in 2022 - Mount Pleasant
Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mount Pleasant, TN (based on Maury County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant24,645136
Mainline Protestant5,86431
Catholic3,9002
Black Protestant2,02914
Other1,9157
None42,603-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 16
Maury County:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Tennessee:

1.99 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.65 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 55
This county:

6.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 53
Maury County:

6.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.56 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Maury County:

10.8%
Tennessee:

11.4%
Adult obesity rate:
Maury County:

31.4%
State:

30.2%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.6%
Tennessee:

13.5%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

45.1%
State:

49.3%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Mount Pleasant:

39.3%
Tennessee:

46.1%

Average BMI:
Mount Pleasant:

29.1
Tennessee:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Mount Pleasant:

22.4%
Tennessee:

21.0%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Mount Pleasant:

12.2%
Tennessee:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Tennessee:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.8%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Mount Pleasant:

50.2%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Mount Pleasant:

76.7%
Tennessee:

79.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Mount Pleasant, TN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2022)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Electric Power 18$123,937$82,6255$1,000
Police Protection - Officers 14$59,928$51,3670$0
Firefighters 14$61,008$52,2935$5,930
Water Supply 11$41,083$44,8180$0
Other Government Administration 7$28,333$48,5711$1,068
Police - Other 6$21,128$42,2560$0
Sewerage 5$21,420$51,4080$0
Solid Waste Management 5$13,716$32,9180$0
Gas Supply 5$16,631$39,9140$0
Streets and Highways 4$12,675$38,0250$0
Financial Administration 3$15,667$62,6680$0
Parks and Recreation 1$4,737$56,8441$281
Totals for Government 93$420,262$54,22712$8,279

Mount Pleasant government finances - Expenditure in 2021 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $741,000 ($153.58)
    Parks and Recreation: $168,000 ($34.82)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($1.45)
  • Current Operations - Gas Utilities: $3,205,000 ($664.25)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,309,000 ($271.30)
    Police Protection: $1,298,000 ($269.02)
    Water Utilities: $960,000 ($198.96)
    Sewerage: $815,000 ($168.91)
    Financial Administration: $403,000 ($83.52)
    Solid Waste Management: $206,000 ($42.69)
    Regular Highways: $201,000 ($41.66)
    Parks and Recreation: $176,000 ($36.48)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($1.04)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $213,000 ($44.15)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $172,000 ($35.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $128,000 ($26.53)
    Police Protection: $53,000 ($10.98)
    Gas Utilities: $46,000 ($9.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $41,000 ($8.50)
    Financial Administration: $16,000 ($3.32)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($0.41)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $144,000 ($29.84)

Mount Pleasant government finances - Revenue in 2021 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,512,000 ($313.37)
    Solid Waste Management: $438,000 ($90.78)
    Other: $67,000 ($13.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $7,000 ($1.45)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Electric Utilities: $384,000 ($79.59)
    Gas Utilities: $91,000 ($18.86)
    Housing and Community Development: $16,000 ($3.32)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $143,000 ($29.64)
    Fines and Forfeits: $125,000 ($25.91)
    Interest Earnings: $59,000 ($12.23)
    Sale of Property: $29,000 ($6.01)
  • Revenue - Gas Utilities: $3,595,000 ($745.08)
    Water Utilities: $1,348,000 ($279.38)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $274,000 ($56.79)
  • Tax - Property: $2,075,000 ($430.05)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $692,000 ($143.42)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $173,000 ($35.85)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $65,000 ($13.47)
    Other License: $38,000 ($7.88)
    Pari - mutuels Sales: $2,000 ($0.41)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($0.41)

Mount Pleasant government finances - Debt in 2021 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,442,000 ($3822.18)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $14,774,000 ($3061.97)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $12,164,000 ($2521.04)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,496,000 ($1760.83)

Mount Pleasant government finances - Cash and Securities in 2021 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,294,000 ($475.44)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,434,000 ($2576.99)

Businesses in Mount Pleasant, TN

  • Advance Auto Parts: 1
  • U-Haul: 1
  • UPS: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Pleasant:

  • WXRQ (1460 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT PLEASANT, TN; Owner: NEW LIFE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WMCP (1280 AM; 5 kW; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: MAURY COUNTY BOOSTERS CORP.)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)
  • WLAC (1510 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WKRM (1340 AM; 1 kW; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: MIDDLE TENN. BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WLOR (1550 AM; 50 kW; HUNTSVILLE, AL; Owner: BCA RADIO, LLC)
  • WNKX (1570 AM; 5 kW; CENTERVILLE, TN; Owner: HICKMAN COUNTY BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WWAM (820 AM; daytime; 50 kW; JASPER, TN; Owner: SHELTON BROADCASTING SYSTEM)
  • WBXR (1140 AM; daytime; 15 kW; HAZEL GREEN, AL; Owner: LOW COUNTRY CORPORATION, INC.)
  • WVNN (770 AM; 10 kW; ATHENS, AL; Owner: ATHENS BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Pleasant:

  • WKOM (101.7 FM; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: MIDDLE TENN. BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • W264AD (100.7 FM; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: WEATHER RADIO ASSOCIATE)
  • WRLT (100.1 FM; FRANKLIN, TN; Owner: TUNED-IN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • WKDF (103.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • WNRQ (105.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WFCM-FM (91.7 FM; MURFREESBORO, TN; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • WPLN-FM (90.3 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • WSIX-FM (97.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WLLX (97.5 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: ROGER WRIGHT DBA PROSPECT COMMUNICATIONS)
  • WAYM (88.7 FM; COLUMBIA, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WSM-FM (95.5 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WBUZ (102.9 FM; LA VERGNE, TN; Owner: WYCQ, INC)
  • W287AA (105.3 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • WWTN (99.7 FM; MANCHESTER, TN; Owner: CUMULUS LICENSING CORP.)
  • WJXA (92.9 FM; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WEUZ (92.1 FM; MINOR HILL, TN; Owner: BROADCAST ONE, INC.)
  • WDXE-FM (106.7 FM; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: LAKEWOOD COMMUNICATIONS LLC)
  • WAUO (90.7 FM; HOHENWALD, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)
  • W263AE (100.5 FM; LEWISBURG, TN; Owner: WEATHER RADAR ASSOCIATES)
  • W209AT (89.7 FM; HOHENWALD, TN; Owner: AMERICAN FAMILY ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Pleasant:

  • WNAB (Channel 58; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE LICENSE HOLDINGS, L.L.C.)
  • WKRN-TV (Channel 2; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WKRN, G.P.)
  • WSMV-TV (Channel 4; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • WZTV (Channel 17; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WZTV LICENSEE, LLC)
  • WNPT (Channel 8; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: NASHVILLE PUBLIC TELEVISION, INC.)
  • W10BV (Channel 10; LAWRENCEBURG, TN; Owner: ETC COMMUNICATIONS INC.)
Mount Pleasant fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2021
See more detailed statistics of Mount Pleasant fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2021 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 70Number of bridges
  • 627ft / 191mTotal length
  • $15,550,000Total costs
  • 253,903Total average daily traffic
  • 26,704Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Mount Pleasant, TN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 51920-1929
  • 41930-1939
  • 91940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 91970-1979
  • 141980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 72000-2009
  • 42010-2019
  • 22020-2022
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Mount Pleasant, TN

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Mount Pleasant)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Mount Pleasant, TN)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

25 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Mount Pleasant)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

7
  • Aircraft: KINDIG RICHARD K SONEX (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AEROVEE 2180 (80 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 184L, N184L, N-184L, Serial Number: 928, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 01/11/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 06/20/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Ronald A Fulton, 959 Wheelerfield Rd, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172L (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 19722, N19722, N-19722, Serial Number: 17260699, Year manufactured: 1972, Airworthiness Date: 06/10/1972, Certificate Issue Date: 06/08/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Autumn Transportation LLC, 1720 Ricketts Mill Rd, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
  • Aircraft: BEECH B200 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 11, Weight: 12,500 - 19,999 Pounds), Engine: P&W CANADA PT6A-60A (1050 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 200JR, N200JR, N-200JR, Serial Number: BB-1123, Year manufactured: 1983, Airworthiness Date: 04/05/1983, Certificate Issue Date: 04/04/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Blue Sky Aviation LLC, Po Box 369, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
  • Aircraft: BEECH 58 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6729Z, N6729Z, N-6729Z, Serial Number: TH-1109, Year manufactured: 1980, Airworthiness Date: 01/24/1980, Certificate Issue Date: 10/04/2016
    Registrant (LLC): Middle Tennessee Aircraft Services LLC, 1200 N Main St, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 127 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6894N, N6894N, N-6894N, Serial Number: 680164, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 06/28/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 05/18/2017
    Registrant (Individual): Herman E Steele, 8396 Mount Joy Rd, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/04/2020
  • Aircraft: BEECH 65-88 (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 9, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 174 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IGSO-540-B1A (380 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 388K, N388K, N-388K, Serial Number: LP-46, Year manufactured: 1968, Airworthiness Date: 03/28/1968, Certificate Issue Date: 08/07/1996
    Registrant (Corporation): Bedrock Aviation Inc, Po Box 112, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5793C, N5793C, N-5793C, Serial Number: 19837, Year manufactured: 1951
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Po Box 369, Mount Pleasant, TN 38474

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 26. The highest number of fire incidents - 63 took place in 2014, and the least - 1 in 2007. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Mount Pleasant, TN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (45.0%), and Outside Fires (30.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Mount Pleasant, TN
    • 16145.0%Structure Fires
    • 10830.2%Outside Fires
    • 6819.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 215.9%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Mount Pleasant, TN
Most common first names in Mount Pleasant, TN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James12569.0 years
William9770.6 years
Mary8379.7 years
John7376.6 years
Robert6170.8 years
George4277.0 years
Annie3479.0 years
Willie2878.3 years
Joe2772.5 years
Margaret2678.0 years
Most common last names in Mount Pleasant, TN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis4672.7 years
Smith4172.6 years
Jones3878.5 years
Williams3078.1 years
King2877.4 years
Henson2674.4 years
Webster2173.9 years
Allen2180.5 years
Frierson2175.5 years
Workman2169.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Mount Pleasant, TN
  • 54.5%Electricity
  • 40.2%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Mount Pleasant, TN
  • 51.5%Electricity
  • 46.4%Utility gas
  • 2.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Mount Pleasant compared to Tennessee state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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