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 December 9, 2022
62
Listed
99
Avg. DOM
$233.54
Avg. $ / Sq.Ft.
$297,400
Med. List Price
62 Properties
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3
Beds
2
Baths
952
Sq.Ft.
1973
Year Built
1
Day on Site
664832
MLS
Check out this completely remodeled split level in Pleasant Hill! This move-in ready home features 3 bedrooms, 2 full updated bathrooms, updated kitchen and two large living areas. Outside, you'll...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
2,304
Sq.Ft.
1985
Year Built
2
Days on Site
664776
MLS
Just outside the city and under 10 acres of rolling hills. This is such an incredible setting. You'll need to visit this spot to enjoy the views. Tons of nature surrounded by trees and lots of...
3
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,055
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
4
Days on Site
664601
MLS
Discover your new home in 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 5 year tax...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,523
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
5
Days on Site
664599
MLS
Discover your new home in 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 5 year tax...
4
Beds
2F13/411/2
Baths
2,076
Sq.Ft.
2006
Year Built
8
Days on Site
664580
MLS
Get ready to check the boxes on this home in these areas: curb appeal, well-cared for, wooded views, finished basement, upgrades galore, SEP schools! Yes, it truly is as beautiful on the inside as...
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,457
Sq.Ft.
2005
Year Built
11
Days on Site
664322
MLS
Spacious ranch home located on a dead end in a quite well established neighborhood. This home has everything you need to move in and enjoy, eat in kitchen over looking large deck, farmland and...
5
Beds
2F11/2
Baths
1,971
Sq.Ft.
1991
Year Built
18
Days on Site
664119
MLS
You'll be pleasantly surprised when you realize this 2-story home sits on a large lot with a huge private backyard, on a quiet cul-de-sac. This may be your next home! Walk in the front door to the...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,510
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
19
Days on Site
663997
MLS
Discover your new home in 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 5 year tax...
3
Beds
1F13/411/2
Baths
1,558
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
19
Days on Site
664037
MLS
Discover your new home in 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...
4
Beds
3F11/2
Baths
1,775
Sq.Ft.
1994
Year Built
22
Days on Site
663998
MLS
What an opportunity to own this 4 Bedroom and 4 Bathroom Pleasant Hill Home! Property boasts over 2,400+ total finished square feet! The main floor features a spacious family room with a cozy...
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,248
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
29
Days on Site
650432
MLS
Cosgriff Development, the Standard in quality and integrity. This wonderfully appointed Ranch townhouse is located in Pleasant Hill, Iowa. Main level boasts, 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, a modern style...
Open 12/11
5650 Fernwood Dr Pleasant Hill, IA 50327
3
Beds
3
Baths
1,248
Sq.Ft.
2022
Year Built
29
Days on Site
650431
MLS
Cosgriff Development, the Standard in quality and integrity. This wonderfully appointed Ranch townhouse is located in Pleasant Hill, Iowa. Main level boasts, 2 bedrooms and 2 baths, a modern style...