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Mount Pleasant, Mississippi
Mount Pleasant, Mississippi is located in Mississippi
Mount Pleasant, Mississippi
Mount Pleasant, Mississippi
Location in Mississippi
Mount Pleasant, Mississippi is located in the United States
Mount Pleasant, Mississippi
Mount Pleasant, Mississippi
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Mississippi
County Marshall
469 ft (143 m)
 • Total 293
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 662
GNIS feature ID 674210

Mount Pleasant (or Mt. Pleasant) is a census-designated place and unincorporated community in northeastern Marshall County, Mississippi, located along U.S. Route 72 at State Route 311. Although unincorporated, it has a post office serving the nearby city of Holly Springs. The zip code is 38649. The community also has a volunteer fire department located on Boswell road, and a K-12 school located off of US Highway 72. Mount Pleasant is bordered by Cayce and Taska to the west, Holly Springs to the south, Slayden to the east, and Collierville, Tennessee to the north.

Professional baseball player Benn Karr was born in Mount Pleasant.

It was first named as a CDP in the 2020 Census which listed a population of 293.


Historical population
Census Pop.
2020 293
U.S. Decennial Census

2020 census

Mount Pleasant CDP, Mississippi - Demographic Profile
(NH = Non-Hispanic)
Race / Ethnicity Pop 2020 % 2020
White alone (NH) 250 85.32%
Black or African American alone (NH) 31 10.58%
Native American or Alaska Native alone (NH) 0 0.00%
Asian alone (NH) 0 0.00%
Pacific Islander alone (NH) 1 0.34%
Some Other Race alone (NH) 0 0.00%
Mixed Race/Multi-Racial (NH) 4 1.37%
Hispanic or Latino (any race) 7 2.39%
Total 293 100.00%

Note: the US Census treats Hispanic/Latino as an ethnic category. This table excludes Latinos from the racial categories and assigns them to a separate category. Hispanics/Latinos can be of any race.

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