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

Discover the Activities, Entertainment and Advantages of Living in Pleasant Hill

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 January 19, 2022
24
Listed
128
Avg. DOM
$211.64
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$296,000
Med. List Price
24 Properties
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4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,708
Sq.Ft.
2011
Year Built
8
Days on Site
644125
MLS
Come check out this lovely two story home on a quiet cul-de-sac in SE Polk School District. All appliances included; fridge, dishwasher, washer, dryer replaced in 2021. With over 2100 sq feet of...
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,056
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
13
Days on Site
643855
MLS
You will fall in love with this townhome. End unit with extra natural light. Plenty of room in this kitchen with an island and a pantry. New carpet in living room and upstairs. Freshly painted. Off...
3
Beds
1F11/2
Baths
1,656
Sq.Ft.
1963
Year Built
13
Days on Site
643918
MLS
Great family home. Have you always wanted a pool? This home is for you! In ground salt water POOL! Updated kitchen with granite transformations, cabinets, all appliances included. Dining room with...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,055
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
15
Days on Site
643750
MLS
Welcome to Lexington Park, Pleasant Hills newest community. Introducing ranch walk out townhomes with a view of the pond. Quality construction by Paramount Homes with a long list of standard features...
5
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
2,585
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
15
Days on Site
643764
MLS
Sage Homes presents the 1.5 story Maple plan in Pleasant Hill with over 3500 sqft of finished living space! This home offers a main floor master bedroom, laundry, office as well as 11 ft ceilings in...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,655
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
16
Days on Site
643729
MLS
Welcome to Lexington Park, Pleasant Hills newest community. Introducing ranch walk out townhomes with a view of the pond. Quality construction by Paramount Homes with a long list of standard features...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,052
Sq.Ft.
2004
Year Built
41
Days on Site
642953
MLS
This immaculate home is nestled on Copper Creek Golf Course in Pleasant Hill. It features an open floor plan w/high ceilings and gas fireplace in the great room. Formal dining room and separate...
4
Beds
3F13/411/2
Baths
3,211
Sq.Ft.
2009
Year Built
42
Days on Site
642887
MLS
Welcome to a custom built Tyler home! This 1.5 story home has over 4,872 SF finished with 4 bedrooms, 4.5 bathrooms, and 2 fireplaces. The main level consists of a large LR, dining area, kitchen with...
3
Beds
2
Baths
2,400
Sq.Ft.
1978
Year Built
48
Days on Site
642564
MLS
Here is your chance to own the Pleasant Hill acreage that you've been waiting for! Sitting on 2.4 acres, this property has all of the views! While a large portion of the backyard is fenced for the...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,055
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
70
Days on Site
641460
MLS
Welcome to Lexington Park, Pleasant Hill's newest community. This is a beautiful walkout townhome with 1735 sq ft of finish. Quality construction by Paramount Homes with a long list of standard...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,735
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
70
Days on Site
641461
MLS
Welcome to Lexington Park, Pleasant Hill's newest community. This is a beautiful walkout townhome with 1735 sq ft of finish. Quality construction by Paramount Homes with a long list of standard...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,558
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
76
Days on Site
641064
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...