Mount Pleasant, TX Population

Population: 13,935. Estimated population in July 2020: 14,760 (+5.9% change)
Males: 6,780 (48.7%), Females: 7,155 (51.3%)

Zip codes: 75455.

Median resident age: 29.9 years
Median household income: $28,805
Median house value: $57,500

Races in Mount Pleasant:

  • White Non-Hispanic (41.6%)
  • Hispanic (40.6%)
  • Other race (23.6%)
  • Black (16.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: United States (9.5%), Irish (4.5%), English (4.1%), German (3.3%), French (1.1%).

Land area: 12.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Mount Pleasant

  • High school or higher: 58.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 13.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.9%
  • Unemployed: 8.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Mount Pleasant city

  • Never married: 24.6%
  • Now married: 56.1%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 8.2%
  • Divorced: 8.5%

25.2% Foreign born (24.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,414 (+11.3%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Mount Pleasant:

  • TITUS COUNTY MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (2001 N JEFFERSON)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Mount Pleasant:

  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER PITTSBURG (about 13 miles; PITTSBURG, TX)
  • EAST TEXAS MEDICAL CENTER MOUNT VERNON (about 18 miles; MOUNT VERNON, TX)
  • PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL OF WINNSBORO (about 27 miles; WINNSBORO, TX)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Mount Pleasant:

  • COX FLD (about 47 miles; PARIS, TX; Abbreviation: PRX)
  • EAST TEXAS RGNL (about 57 miles; LONGVIEW, TX; Abbreviation: GGG)
  • TYLER POUNDS RGNL (about 63 miles; TYLER, TX; Abbreviation: TYR)
Other public-use airports nearest to Mount Pleasant:

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Mount Pleasant:

  • NORTHEAST TEXAS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (Full-time enrollment: 1,160; Location: FM 1735; Public; Website: www.ntcc.cc.tx.us)

Colleges and Universities

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

  • TYLER JUNIOR COLLEGE (about 53 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 5,872)
  • KILGORE COLLEGE (about 54 miles; KILGORE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,814)
  • THE UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT TYLER (about 62 miles; TYLER, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,433)
  • TEXAS A & M UNIVERSITY-COMMERCE (about 66 miles; COMMERCE, TX; Full-time enrollment: 4,998)
  • TRINITY VALLEY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 91 miles; ATHENS, TX; Full-time enrollment: 2,858)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 97 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,743)
  • STEPHEN F AUSTIN STATE UNIVERSITY (about 104 miles; NACOGDOCHES, TX; Full-time enrollment: 10,217)

Schools

Public high schools in Mount Pleasant:

  • MT PLEASANT H S (Students: 1,269; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CHAPEL HILL H S (Students: 290; Location: F M 1735; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • MT PLEASANT DAEP (Students: 14; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: 07 – 12)
Biggest public primary/middle schools in Mount Pleasant:

  • CORPREW INTERMEDIATE (Students: 720; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: 03 – 04)
  • MOUNT PLEASANT J H (Students: 693; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • WALLACE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 646; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: 03 – 06)
  • CHILD DEVELOPMENT CENTER (Students: 542; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: PK – KG)
  • CHAPEL HILL EL (Students: 412; Location: F M 1735; Grades: KG – 06)
  • VIVIAN FOWLER ELEMENTARY (Students: 395; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: KG – 02)
  • BRICE ELEMENTARY (Students: 393; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: KG – 02)
  • SIMS ELEMENTARY (Students: 388; Location: 105 N RIDDLE; Grades: KG – 03)
  • HARTS BLUFF EL (Students: 388; Location: F M 1402; Grades: KG – 08)
  • CHAPEL HILL J H (Students: 132; Location: F M 1735; Grades: 07 – 08)