About Pleasant Garden

The town of Pleasant Garden is located in Guilford County in the state of North Carolina. It is approximately ten miles south of Greensboro. The population was five thousand people as of the 2020 census. Pleasant Garden is home to quiet residential neighborhoods, schools, churches, small businesses, and a variety of industries. It is bordered both east and west by U.S. Route 421 and Old U.S. Highway 220 (Randleman Road), and to the north by Interstate 85. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 15.4 square miles, of which 15.3 square miles is land and 0.04 square miles is water.

The Town of Pleasant Garden was incorporated in 1997 from Fentress Township. Europeans first settled Pleasant Garden in 1786. It has been known as a business district by the name “Pleasant Garden” since at least 1876.

Official Town of Pleasant Garden Links: