Pleasant Ridge, TX (Van Zandt County)


By: Diana J. Kleiner

Type: General Entry

Published: September 1, 1995


Pleasant Ridge was an unincorporated farming community fourteen miles southeast of Canton in southeast Van Zandt County. It had a school in 1890, which had an enrollment of sixty-six in 1904. The school was consolidated with the Brownsboro Independent School District by the 1950s. State highway maps in 1936 noted only a church and scattered dwellings at the townsite; population estimates were unavailable. By 1987 the community had disappeared.

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The following, adapted from the Chicago Manual of Style, 15th edition, is the preferred citation for this entry.

Diana J. Kleiner, “Pleasant Ridge, TX (Van Zandt County),” Handbook of Texas Online, accessed July 07, 2022, https://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/entries/pleasant-ridge-tx-van-zandt-county.

Published by the Texas State Historical Association.

September 1, 1995

Place
Pleasant Ridge
Currently Exists
No
Place Type
Town
USGS ID
1365443
Town Fields
  • Has post office: No
  • Is Incorporated: No
Belongs to
  • Van Zandt County
Associated Names

Mars

Coordinates
  • Latitude: 32.35931170°
  • Longitude: -95.72524110°