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 July 4, 2022
52
Listed
85
Avg. DOM
$244.59
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$331,000
Med. List Price
52 Properties
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3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,772
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
4
Days on Site
655405
MLS
Custom built two story, with lots of glass for natural light, and huge (24x26) covered deck to die for! This great floor plan has a spacious 1st floor & kitchen with double oven, under counter...
4
Beds
2F13/4
Baths
1,506
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
4
Days on Site
645944
MLS
Welcome home to the Everest by Orton Homes! There is so much to love about this 4 bedroom, 3 bathroom ranch home on a walkout lot in Gladbury Park! The main floor features a spacious kitchen with...
5
Beds
3
Baths
1,830
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
4
Days on Site
655440
MLS
You don't want to miss this 5 bedroom ranch plan by Legacy Home Builders! Located on nearly a half acre lot with irrigation, close to schools & highway access this is the perfect place to call home....
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,533
Sq.Ft.
2012
Year Built
4
Days on Site
655447
MLS
This Pleasant Hill 4 bedroom 3 bath stunner checks all the boxes. The main level is thoughtfully laid out and offers plenty of natural sunlight off the back of the home. The chef of the family is...
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,056
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
4
Days on Site
655439
MLS
Great opportunity for ownership or investing in Pleasant Hill. 2 story Triton townhome in phenomenal location with easy interstate access. This 1,056 sq. ft. home offers an open concept on the main...
2
Beds
2
Baths
1,056
Sq.Ft.
2008
Year Built
4
Days on Site
655432
MLS
Great opportunity for ownership or investing in Pleasant Hill. 2 story Triton townhome in phenomenal location with easy interstate access. This 1,056 sq. ft. home offers an open concept on the main...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,589
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
6
Days on Site
655055
MLS
New fourplex Townhomes by Timbercrest Homes located in Pine Valley Development in Pleasant Hill. These 3 bedroom townhomes feature an attached two car garage, 2 1/2 baths and 1589 square feet of...
3
Beds
2F21/2
Baths
1,575
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
6
Days on Site
655109
MLS
New Four-Plex Townhome by Timbercrest Homes located in the new Pine Valley Development in Pleasant Hill. These 3 bedroom townhomes feature a 2 car attached garage, 2 1/2 baths, and 1575 square feet...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,575
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
6
Days on Site
655115
MLS
New 4-plex Timbercrest Homes Townhome in the Pine Valley Development in Pleasant Hill. These 3 bedroom townhomes feature a 2 car attached garage, 2 1/2 baths, and 1575 square feet of living space....
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,589
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
6
Days on Site
655250
MLS
New Fourplex Townhomes by Timbercrest Homes in the new Pine Valley Development in Pleasant Hill. These 3 bedroom townhomes feature a 2 car garage, 2 1/2 baths, and 1589 square feet of living space....
4
Beds
3
Baths
1,637
Sq.Ft.
1993
Year Built
11
Days on Site
654840
MLS
Looking for a beautiful ranch homes sitting on 1.26 acres. 4 bedroom, 3 bath home. 2 car attached garage, 1 car heated detached garage.

Updates throughout this large ranch home. New...
4
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,225
Sq.Ft.
2021
Year Built
11
Days on Site
654916
MLS
Welcome to Jerry's Homes spacious Richland 2-story home on a large daylight cul-de-sac lot! Walk into the two story, grand entrance and find your spacious office on the main floor. Kitchen features...