Why is it Great to Live in Pleasant Hill, IA?

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Pleasant Hill, Iowa Location

Located just on the eastern edge of Des Moines, Pleasant Hill has more than doubled its population size since 2000 to its current number at just over 10,000. The town’s intersecting highways, 163 and 65, make for ease in travel and commute to nearly any city in the metropolitan area. 

Pleasant Hill, Iowa Schools

Most of Pleasant Hill is part of the Des Moines Public School District, while newer portions of the city fall in the Southeast Polk Community School District. The Des Moines district's Pleasant Hill Elementary School, Southeast Polk's Four Mile Elementary School and Southeast Polk Junior and Senior High Schools are all located in Pleasant Hill.

Pleasant Hill, Iowa Community

A great location for those beginning a family or looking for a quiet neighborhood without giving up access to an urban lifestyle, Pleasant Hill is a community you won’t want to overlook. With two public, 18-hole golf courses (Copper Creek and Toad Valley Golf Courses), a movie theater, close proximity to the Iowa State Fairgrounds, restaurants and more, Pleasant Hill has a variety of entertainment options.

Top employers in the community entail transportation, warehousing, banking, finance and health care. Companies who offer the largest majority of jobs include C.R. England, Platinum Supplemental Insurance, Catholic Health Initiatives, Hy-Vee and Wells Fargo.

If you’re looking for a community close to the metropolitan area, but with amenities and entertainment to keep you occupied, Pleasant Hill may be the location for you. Contact Ankeny Real Estate Group to learn more about homes available in Pleasant Hill.

Included below are homes for sale and real estate in Pleasant Hill, IA.

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Pleasant Hill September 21, 2021
36
Listed
86
Avg. DOM
$220.79
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$294,859
Med. List Price
36 Properties
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3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,374
Sq.Ft.
1998
Year Built
5
Days on Site
637859
MLS
Check out this stunning 3 bedroom, 3 bathroom home right in the heart of Pleasant Hill. There's plenty of room for entertainment in this home with the finished basement and outdoor seating area!...
2
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,538
Sq.Ft.
2002
Year Built
6
Days on Site
637716
MLS
Outstanding One & Half Story town home in Edgewater. Striking feature includes newer Hardwood Barnum Floors installed to match the original Entry and Kitchen, which includes High Traffic Protection...
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,156
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
7
Days on Site
637632
MLS
Amazing and spacious brand new Ranch townhouse located in Pleasant Hill, Iowa. Consisting of 3 bedrooms and 3 baths, this is an end unit with great views that will never be developed on. Main level...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,545
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
7
Days on Site
637649
MLS
Discover Lexington Park, the newest community in Pleasant Hill. Built by Paramount Homes, this twin home comes with an impressive list of standard features and offers both 5 year tax abatement and a...
4
Beds
2F13/411/2
Baths
2,941
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
7
Days on Site
637655
MLS
Custom designed + sitting on gorgeous Copper Creek GC, you'll appreciate an extensive list of upgrades & amenities. Magnificent 2 sty entrance w/ natural light leads to open floor plan - entertain w/...
3
Beds
1F13/4
Baths
1,088
Sq.Ft.
1972
Year Built
8
Days on Site
637601
MLS
Welcome home to this charming and updated ranch home that boasts almost 1700 sq ft of finished living space. Gorgeous LVP flooring flows throughout the living, dining + kitchen. You will love the...
4
Beds
1F23/4
Baths
1,760
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
19
Days on Site
636925
MLS
Walkout ranch in Pleasant Hills Arbor Lake development! On the main level there are 2 beds/2 baths with a large open living room area. Kitchen w/ SS appliances and a walk in pantry. All windows in...
4
Beds
1F13/4
Baths
1,464
Sq.Ft.
2015
Year Built
20
Days on Site
636893
MLS
Beautiful 4 bedroom 3 bathroom home. Gorgeous granite countertops and beautiful dark wood cabinets throughout. Gray tile floors in kitchen. 3 bedrooms on main level with large master with large walk...
3
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,652
Sq.Ft.
2000
Year Built
28
Days on Site
636308
MLS
Nestled back on the quiet roads of rural pleasant hill, situated on nearly half an acre of free land sits your next home. With a wide lot and ample space to run and play, you have over 2000 finished...
4
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,277
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
28
Days on Site
636319
MLS
Destiny Homes presents their Tulsa in Pleasant Hill's Peters Ridge Development. This ranch plan features 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, & over 2000 sqft of finished space. Great split bedroom plan on the main...
4
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,266
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
28
Days on Site
636322
MLS
Destiny Homes presents their NEW Parker floor plan in Pleasant Hill's Peters Ridge development. This ranch plan features, 4 bedrooms, 3 baths, & over 2000 sq ft of finished space. Great split bedroom...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,659
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
29
Days on Site
636244
MLS
Destiny Homes presents their Rio floor plan in Pleasant Hill's Peters Ridge Development. This plan features, over 1600 sq ft of finished space. With a great open concept, large picture windows and a...