Pleasant Hill is a somewhat small city located in the state of Missouri. With a population of 8,289 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pleasant Hill is the 96th largest community in Missouri.
Pleasant Hill is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pleasant Hill is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant Hill who work in sales jobs (12.18%), office and administrative support (10.69%), and management occupations (10.09%).
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.
Being a small city, Pleasant Hill does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, Pleasant Hill is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.01% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pleasant Hill in 2010 was $23,638, which is upper middle income relative to Missouri, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,552 for a family of four. However, Pleasant Hill contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Pleasant Hill include Irish, English, Italian, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Pleasant Hill is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Korean.