Area Information

Pleasant Hill is located close to the center of Iowa. Pleasant Hill is part of Polk County. Pleasant Hill has 9.15 square miles of land area and 0.14 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Pleasant Hill population is 8,785, which has grown 73.27% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 4.10% and is much higher than the national average rate of 9.71%. Pleasant Hill median household income is $71,868 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 18.41% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 21.52% and is about the same as the national average rate of 19.17%. Pleasant Hill median house value is $174,000 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 43.33% since 2000. The house value growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 49.58% and is lower than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Pleasant Hill is much better than the state average in quality.

Population 8,785 (2010)
Population Growth 73.27% since 2000
Population Density: 945.81/sq mi,
Median Household Income: $71,868 at 2006-2010—18.41% increase since 2000,
Median House Price: $174,000 at 2006-2010—43.33% increase since 2000,
Time Zone: Central GMT -6:00 with Daylight Saving in the Summer
Land Area: 9.15 sq mi,
Water Area: 0.14 sq mi (1.51%),
State: Iowa
County: Polk County
School Districts: Des Moines Public Schools, S.E. Polk Public Schools
Zip Code: 50327

Address

Pleasant Hill Chamber of Commerce
5160 Maple Drive
Suite C
Pleasant Hill, Ia 50327
515-261-0466
Email

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