Most Expensive Pleasant Hill Neighborhoods
Pleasant Hill is a medium-sized city located in the state of California. With a population of 34,497 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Pleasant Hill is the 232nd largest community in California.
Housing costs in Pleasant Hill are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in California.
Pleasant Hill is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 89.46% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Pleasant Hill is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant Hill who work in management occupations (16.50%), sales jobs (12.36%) and office and administrative support (12.11%).
Also of interest is that Pleasant Hill has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In Pleasant Hill, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.26 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average. One bright side is that local public transit is widely used, so it may be an option to avoid the headache of driving in the heavy traffic by leaving the car at home and taking transit.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Pleasant Hill is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the subway. For Pleasant Hill, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
If knowledge is power, Pleasant Hill is a pretty powerful place. 51.54% of the adults in Pleasant Hill have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Pleasant Hill in 2010 was $43,580, which is wealthy relative to California and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $174,320 for a family of four. However, Pleasant Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Pleasant Hill is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pleasant Hill home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pleasant Hill residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Pleasant Hill also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 14.31% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Pleasant Hill include Irish, German, English, Italian, Scottish and French.
Foreign born people are also an important part of Pleasant Hill's cultural character, accounting for 18.99% of the city’s population.
The languages spoken by people in Pleasant Hill are also diverse. These are tabulated as the languages people preferentially speak when they are at home with their families. The most common language spoken in Pleasant Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish, Chinese, Tagalog and Persian.
|PLEASANT HILL INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|NUMBER OF HOMES AND APARTMENTS||13,774|
|PLEASANT HILL HOME OWNERSHIP|
|% OWNER OCCUPIED||56.61%|
|% RENTER OCCUPIED||43.39%|
|TYPE OF PLEASANT HILL HOMES|
|SINGLE FAMILY DETACHED||55.79%|
|ROWHOUSES AND ATTACHED HOMES||10.55%|
|SMALL APARTMENT BUILDINGS||7.56%|
|COMPLEXES OR HIGH RISE APARTMENTS||25.94%|
|SIZE OF PLEASANT HILL HOMES|
|5 OR MORE BEDROOMS||3.01%|
|AGE OF PLEASANT HILL HOMES|
|NEWER HOMES (2000 OR LATER)||4.38%|
|ESTABLISHED, BUT NOT OLD HOMES (1970-1999)||51.09%|
|WELL-ESTABLISHED, OLD HOMES (1940-1969)||43.90%|
|HISTORIC (1939 OR BEFORE)||0.63%|
|PLEASANT HILL REAL ESTATE INFORMATION||DETAILS|
|MEDIAN HOME VALUE||$787,015|
|MEDIAN RENTAL PRICE||$2,033|
|HOME VALUE RANGE|
|$0 - $77,000||0.95%|
|$77,001 - $155,000||0.86%|
|$155,001 - $310,000||3.84%|
|$310,001 - $465,000||5.00%|
|$465,001 - $620,000||15.05%|
|$620,001 - $775,000||22.10%|
|$775,001 - $1,162,000||42.41%|
|$1,162,001 - $1,550,000||7.67%|
|PEOPLE OF PLEASANT HILL||DETAILS|
|UNDER 5 YEARS||5.73%|
|5 TO 17||13.23%|
|18 TO 24||9.61%|
|25 TO 34||13.14%|
|35 TO 54||29.57%|
|55 TO 64||14.22%|
|65 YEARS AND OVER||14.50%|
|EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS|
|HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES||95.93%|
|MEDIAN HOUSEHOLD INCOME||$81,556|
|PER CAPITA INCOME||$43,580|
|INDIVIDUALS BELOW POVERTY LEVEL||9.46%|
|INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN||Healthcare (13.05%)
Professional, scientific, and technical services (11.93%)
Public Service (5.41%)
Information Technology (3.18%)
Real estate (2.82%)
|BLACK OR AFRICAN AMERICAN||1.84%|
|AMERICAN INDIAN AND ALASKA NATIVE||0.29%|
|NATIVE HAWAIIAN AND OTHER PACIFIC ISLANDERS||0.22%|
|SOME OTHER RACE ALONE||1.91%|
|TWO OR MORE RACES||5.71%|
|HISPANIC OR LATINO (OF ANY RACE)||14.31%|
|ETHNICITIES PRESENT||Irish (14.88%)
|LANGUAGES SPOKEN||English (75.68%)
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