Mount Pleasant Union County, Illinois

Mount Pleasant: Township of Illinois

About

Mount Pleasant is a township located in the county of Union in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 4,939 and a population density of 138 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 4,670 inhabitants.

Mount Pleasant Quick Facts

Population : 4,670 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Union County
Postal code : 61270
Area : 35.84 km2
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 13:02:58 (24th January 2022)
Density : 130 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.76% (2010-2020)
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Location of Mount Pleasant on Illinois map.
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Map highlighting Mount Pleasant Township Whiteside County Illinois
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Geography

Mount Pleasant is located at 37°27'7"N 89°4'25"W (37.4520000, -89.0736900).

Mount Pleasant map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Mount Pleasant decreased by 5.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 4,939 - census
2011 4,930 -0.18% estimation process
2012 4,888 -0.86% estimation process
2013 4,865 -0.47% estimation process
2014 4,887 0.45% estimation process
2015 4,878 -0.18% estimation process
2016 4,839 -0.81% estimation process
2017 4,796 -0.9% estimation process
2018 4,748 -1.01% estimation process
2019 4,717 -0.66% estimation process
2020 4,670 -1.01% estimation process

Schools in Mount Pleasant

College & universities near Mount Pleasant, IL

Code Name City ZIP
148821 Shawnee Community College Ullin (IL) 62992

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Pleasant, IL

Code Name Address Type
VNA Vienna, IL 504 West Vine Street BUS
CDL Carbondale station 401 South Illinois St. RAIL
MAI Marion, IL 2100 West Main Street BUS
PAD Paducah, KY 2719 Irvin Cobb Avenue BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL

Post offices near Mount Pleasant

Post Office Name City ZIP
Buncomb Post Office Buncombe (IL) 62912

Other places with the same name (18)

Other cities in Union County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Union County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Anna 4,059 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Jonesboro 1,677 City in Union County, Illinois, United States
Cobden 1,053 Village in Union County, Illinois, United States
Dongola 672 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Alto Pass 360 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Mason 333
Saratoga 255 Township in Marshall County, Illinois
Mill Creek 64 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Pleasant distances to largest Illinois cities