Pleasant View TN


Pleasant View TN

Pleasant View

10 Awesome Facts about Pleasant View, TN

1) The population was 4149 at the 2010 census.

2) According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 12.6 square miles (33 km2), all of it land.

3) Schools in Pleasant View include Pleasant View Christian School, Pleasant View Elementary School, Sycamore Middle School and Sycamore High School.

4) The first school building was erected in 1870 on five acres dedicated to the Pleasant View Academy, more commonly referred to as “The Highland Institute.”

5) The Town was named Pleasant View by a group of citizens in 1870.

6) The first post office was in operation in 1880.

7) Around 1930, the first electric lights in Pleasant View were powered by Tennessee Light and Power Company.

8) The first water supply for Pleasant View was from a drop off from Mill Springs.