Pleasant Ridge

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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Diana J. Kleiner | © TSHA

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Place type

Pleasant Ridge is classified as a Town

Associated Names

  • (Mars)


Latitude: 32.35931170
Longitude: -95.72524110

Has Post Office


Is Incorporated