Pleasant Hill demographics profile

StatisticPleasant HillIowaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,0425591
Median age37.738.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%60%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%44%43%
Speak English93%92%79%
Speak Spanish4%4%13%
Pleasant Hill, IA has a population of 9,406 and is the 4,125th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,042 per sq mi which is 1807% higher than the Iowa average and 1050% higher than the national average. The median age in Pleasant Hill is 38 which is approximately 1% lower than the Iowa average of 38. In Pleasant Hill, 65% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 93% speak English and 4% speak Spanish. 77% of Pleasant Hill residents were born in Iowa, 18% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Pleasant Hill is 1807% higher than Iowa.
  • The median age in Pleasant Hill is 1% lower than Iowa.
  • In Pleasant Hill 91.82% of the population is White.
  • In Pleasant Hill 3.32% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Pleasant Hill 1.92% of the population is Asian.

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Pleasant Hill population breakdown by race

RacePleasant HillIowaNational
Black or African American3.32%3.32%12.63%
American Indian0.27%0.32%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.09%0.08%0.18%
Mixed race1.50%1.97%3.06%
Other race1.08%1.27%4.75%
In Pleasant Hill, 8.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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Source: The Pleasant Hill, IA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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