Mount Pleasant, St. Louis

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Mount Pleasant
St. Louis neighborhood
Location of Mount Pleasant within St. Louis
Location of Mount Pleasant within St. Louis
Country United States
State Missouri
City St. Louis
Wards 9, 11, 20 25
Area
 • Total 0.60 sq mi (1.6 km2)
Population (2010)[1]
 • Total 4,408
 • Density 7,300/sq mi (2,800/km2)
ZIP code(s) Part of 63111
Area code(s) 314
Website stlouis-mo.gov

Mount Pleasant is a neighborhood of St. Louis, Missouri. The neighborhood's boundaries are defined by Virginia Avenue on the west, the Mississippi River on the east, Meramec Street on the north, and Delor Street on the south. The Mount Pleasant neighborhood is home to several landmarks, most notably St. Anthony of Padua Church and the Mount Pleasant Park. Mount Pleasant Park is a major attraction to the neighborhood. It features a unique outdoor roller hockey rink in the southwest corner in addition to various standard playground equipment.

Demographics[edit]

In 2010 Mount Pleasant's racial makeup was 47.1% Black, 43.2% White, 0.5% Native American, 2.4% Asian, 3.3% Two or More Races, and 3.4% Some Other Race. 6.9% of the people were of Hispanic or Latino origin.[2]

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Coordinates: 38°34′29″N 90°14′16″W / 38.5746°N 90.2379°W / 38.5746; -90.2379