Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania

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Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania
Unincorporated community
The welcome sign for the Village of Pleasant Mount.
The welcome sign for the Village of Pleasant Mount.
Nickname(s): 
Mount Pleasant,[1] Mt. Pleasant,[2] Pleasant Mt.[3]
Map of Pennsylvania, with county borders indicated. A red dot in the upper right-hand corner is labeled "Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania."
Map of Pennsylvania, with county borders indicated. A red dot in the upper right-hand corner is labeled "Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania."
Pleasant Mount, Pennsylvania
Pleasant Mount's Location within Pennsylvania.
Coordinates: 41°44′23″N 75°26′4″W / 41.73972°N 75.43444°W / 41.73972; -75.43444Coordinates: 41°44′23″N 75°26′4″W / 41.73972°N 75.43444°W / 41.73972; -75.43444
CountryUnited States
StatePennsylvania
U.S. Congressional DistrictPA-10
School DistrictForest City Regional
CountyWayne
Magisterial District22-3-04[4]
TownshipMount Pleasant
SettledJune 1789[5]
Founded bySamuel Stanton[5]
Named forMount Pleasant Township
Elevation
1,982[6] ft (604 m)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (Eastern Daylight (EDT))
ZIP codes
18453[3]
Area code(s)570
GNIS feature ID1184047[6]
FIPS code42-127-51872[7]-61344[6]
Major RoadsPA-170.svg PA-371.svg PA-670.svg
WaterwaysBiglow Lake,[8] Lackawaxen River (West Branch)

Pleasant Mount is an unincorporated community in Mount Pleasant Township, Wayne County, Pennsylvania.

References[edit]

  1. ^ White, Israel Charles; Dolph, John M. (1881). The Geology of Susquehanna County and Wayne County (Report). 23. Board of Commissioners for the Second Geological Survey of Pennsylvania. p. 59. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  2. ^ White & Dolph. p. 170.
  3. ^ a b "Look up a ZIP CodeTM". USPS.COM. USPS. 2014. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  4. ^ "District Magistrate". Wayne County, PA. Wayne County Courthouse. 2014. Archived from the original on 27 November 2014. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  5. ^ a b Whaley, Samuel (1856). History of the Township of Mount Pleasant, Wayne County, Pennsylvania. A Discourse Delivered on Thanksgiving Day, November 22, 1855. New York: M. W. Dodd. p. 9.
  6. ^ a b c "Pleasant Mount". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 2 August 1979. Retrieved 30 January 2016.
  7. ^ U.S. Census Bureau. Census 2000. "Census Demographic Profiles, Mount Pleasant Township" (PDF). CenStats Databases. Retrieved 30 January 2016.[dead link]
  8. ^ "Biglow Lake". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. 2 August 1979. Retrieved 18 February 2016.