Pleasant Hill is a somewhat small town located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 5,350 people and just one neighborhood, Pleasant Hill is the 78th largest community in Oregon.
Real Estate Prices
Pleasant Hill home prices are not only among the most expensive in Oregon, but Pleasant Hill real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
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 town of managers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant Hill who work in management occupations (17.95%), office and administrative support (11.02%) and sales jobs (10.60%).
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.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.28% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pleasant Hill is worth considering.
As is often the case in a small town, Pleasant Hill doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.