Livability Score

78
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
Starbucks
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (1) F
Copper Creek 9
Cinema
Richard O. Jacobson Hall & Kenyon Gallery
Museum
Richard L. Easter Museum Complex
Museum
Ralph H. Deets Historical Museum
Museum
Cattle Tie-Outs
Zoo
County School
Museum
Susan Knapp Amphitheater
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
MidAmerican Energy Stage
Theatre Arts
Fun Forest Stage
Theatre Arts
Andringa Family Foundation Little Hands on the Farm
Attraction
Butter Cow
Attraction
Ye Old Mill
Attraction
Anne & Bill Riley Stage
Theatre Arts
Snakes Alive
Attraction
Model Railroad
Attraction
Halls of Law and Flame
Museum
Giant Slide
Attraction
Grandstand
Stadium
Teachout Aquatic Center
Water Park
Adventure Bay
Water Park
Yellow and Orange Slide
Attraction
Reef Racer Mat Slides
Attraction
Unknown Name
Attraction
Unknown Name
Attraction
Food and Drink (2) F
McDonald's
Fast Food
Over The Top
Sweets
Bud Tent
Bar
Iowa Craft Beer Tent
Bar
Burger King
Fast Food
Subway
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Sam's Bar & Grill
Bar
Dunkin'
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Panda Express
Fast Food
Wendy's
Fast Food
Pancheros
Fast Food
Menchie's
Sweets
Papa Murphy's
Fast Food
McDonald's
Fast Food
Popeyes
Fast Food
Arby's
Fast Food
B-Bop's
Fast Food
Pint Sized Pub
Fast Food
The Grub Hub
Fast Food
Sand Bar
Bar
Subway
Fast Food
The Oasis
Fast Food
Parrot's Perch
Fast Food
Fitness (0) F
Four Mile Community Center
Community Centre
Chesterfield Community Center
Community Centre
Groceries (1) F
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Barksdale's State Fair Cookies
Bakery
ALDI
Grocery Store
Walmart Supercenter
Grocery Store
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Hy-Vee
Grocery Store
Parks (8) B
Sunrise Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Copper Creek Lake Park
Park
Doanes Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Brook Run Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Laurel Hill Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Sheridan Park
Park
Unknown Name
Park
Walnut Square
Park
Raun Plaza
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Grandview Park
Park
Shops (1) F
Git 'n Go
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Shoppers' Mart
Discount Store
Unknown Name
Convenience Store
Lowe's
Home Improvement
Target
Department Store
Trixies Salon
Hairdresser
U.S. Cellular
Electronics
Casey's General Store
Convenience Store
Happy Nails
Beauty
Fantastic Sams
Hairdresser
Verizon
Electronics
Maurices
Clothing
Marilyn's Hallmark Shop
Gift Shop
GNC
Nutrition Supplements
Top Nails & Day Spa
Beauty
Great Clips
Hairdresser
Gordmans
Department Store
Menards
Home Improvement
Boost Mobile
Electronics
Wild Hairz
Hairdresser
LV Nails
Beauty
Casey's General Store
Convenience Store
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Pleasant Hill.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Tram Stop
Bus Stop
Dart Transit Hub
Bus Stop
Outlets of Des Moines
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living A-

The cost of living in Pleasant Hill is 100/100 - which is 12% higher than Iowa.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
B-
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
D
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crime A

Pleasant Hill crime rates are 1,011 per 100k, which is 37% lower than Iowa
Property Crime
833 crimes per 100k
A+
Violent Crime
179 crimes per 100k
A
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employment B+

The median income in Pleasant Hill is $74,612 - which is 37% higher than Iowa.
Med. Household Income
$74,612
B
Unemployment Rate
4.2%
D
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health A+

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (5)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
A
Pleasant Hill Fire Department
Fire Station
Pleasant Hill Police Department
Police
Hy-Vee Pharmacy
Pharmacy
UnityPoint Clinic
Clinic
Mercy East Clinic
Clinic
Iowa State Fair Police
Police
Fire Station
Fire Station
Dr. Nick Palmer/Jim Ellefson Free Medical Clinic
Doctor
Iowa State Fair Police
Police
Walgreens
Pharmacy
Des Moines Fire Department
Fire Station
Wellness Chiropractic Center
Doctor
DoctorsNow
Doctor
UnityPoint Clinic Family Medicine – Altoona
Clinic
Prairie View Family Dental
Dentist
Des Moines Fire Station 3
Fire Station
Walmart Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Altoona City Fire Department
Fire Station
Des Moines Fire and Rescue Department Station 3
Fire Station
Hy-Vee Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Hy-Vee Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Des Moines Police East Side Boxing Club
Police
Altoona Police Deaprtment
Police
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A-
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housing A+

Pleasant Hill home prices are $215,200 - which is 62% higher than Iowa
Home Price
$215,200
B+
Home Appreciation Rate
13%
A-
Home Affordability
2.9x (home price to income ratio)
A-
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schools A-

The Pleasant Hill graduation rate is 89% - which is 2% higher than Iowa
School Test Scores
77%
A-
High School Grad. Rates
89%
B+
Elementary Schools (2) F
Pleasant Hill Elementary School
Hoyt Middle School
Brubaker Elementary School
Stowe Elementary School
Four Mile Elementary
St Joseph Elementary School
Willard Elementary School
Clay Elementary
Sterling Education
Delaware Elementary
Goodrell Middle School
Phillips Elementary
Spring Creek - 6Th Grade
Willowbrook Elementary
Garton Elementary
Altoona Elementary
Centennial Elementary
High Schools (1) F
Sterling Education
Southeast Polk High School
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ratings A+

Pleasant Hill has an overall rating of 95% from 3 reviews.
User Reviews (0)
From AreaVibes
User Surveys (3)
From AreaVibes
A+
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  • Pleasant Hill has a Livability Score of 78/100, which is considered exceptional
  • Pleasant Hill crime rates are 37% lower than the Iowa average
  • Cost of living in Pleasant Hill is 12% higher than the Iowa average
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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Pleasant Hill? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Sunrise Park
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Copper Creek Lake Park
Doanes Park
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Copper Creek 9
Richard O. Jacobson Hall & Kenyon Gallery
Richard L. Easter Museum Complex
Ralph H. Deets Historical Museum
Cattle Tie-Outs
County School
Susan Knapp Amphitheater
Unknown Name

Food & Drink

McDonald's
Over The Top
Bud Tent
Iowa Craft Beer Tent
Burger King
Subway
McDonald's
Sam's Bar & Grill

F Commute

Is public transit available in Pleasant Hill? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Pleasant Hill.
Drive to Work
81%

4% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

1% lower than the US average

B+ Health & Safety

Is Pleasant Hill a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Pharmacies

Hy-Vee Pharmacy

Doctors

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