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Apartments for rent in Pleasant Hill, IA

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See what Pleasant Hill, IA has to offer.

What Renters Like and Dislike

What Renters Like and Dislike About Pleasant Hill

We have a really nice park right across the street, near a good landmark (water tower) so it's easy to see and know where you are.

i think this is the way below, but this is a case of the dad i do this, long time ago and my god this is strange

Who Lives Here

Pleasant Hill Demographics

Education

High School

38%

Associate's

31%

Bachelor's

24%

Master's

6%

Doctorate

1%

Family Size

2 people

43%

3 people

24%

4 people

19%

5 people

9%

6+ people

5%

Household Income

0-50k

23%

50-100k

38%

100-150k

23%

150-200k

10%

200k+

5%

Age

0-10

14%

10-20

14%

20-45

31%

45-65

27%

65+

14%

Affordability

How expensive is it in Pleasant Hill?

Percentage: 3/53/5

Renters gave this area a 3 out of 5 for affordability

Rent Trends

Studio1 Bed2 Beds3 Beds
Feb '24$862$872$1250$1210
Jan '24$862$1062$1250$1210
Dec '23$862$1062$1270$1210
Nov '23$862$1062$1270$1210
Oct '23$862$1098$1282$1210
Sep '23$862$1098$1282$1210
Aug '23$862$1079$1275$1210
Jul '23$862$975$1298$1210
Jun '23$862$988$1244$1210
May '23$862$1010$1261$1210
Apr '23$862$979$1216$1210
Mar '23$862$1030$1253$1210
Feb '23$862$980$1246$1210

*The rent information included in this summary is based on a median calculation of multifamily rental property inventory on Apartment Guide and Rent.com over the past 12-months and is for illustrative purposes only. This information does not constitute a pricing guarantee or financial advice related to the rental market.

Getting Around Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill Transportation

Commute Time

0-15 Mins

24%

15-30 Mins

55%

30-40 Mins

13%

40-60 Mins

6%

60+ Mins

3%

Transportation Scores

Percentage: 3535

Walk Score®

Walkable

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Has Sidewalks

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Percentage: 4343

Bike Score®

Bike Friendly

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Top Scores: Art, Grocery, Restaurant

Things To Do In Pleasant Hill

Top Score

Fine Arts

2/5 stars based on undefined reviews

You gotta Van Gogh somewhere else for art.

  1. A high number of fine art centers per resident
  2. 26% fewer fine art centers than average
  3. Significantly more fine art centers than areas of a similar size

Grocery Stores

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

This supermarket score is far from superior.

  1. A high number of grocery stores per resident
  2. 73% fewer grocery stores than average
  3. Significantly more grocery stores than areas of a similar size

Restaurants

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Better stock your pantry because the restaurant scene is paltry.

  1. Few restaurants per resident
  2. 90% fewer restaurants than average
  3. 30% fewer restaurants than areas of a similar size

Coffee

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Stock up on your home beans, because this place is out of brew.

  1. Few coffee shops per resident
  2. 47% fewer coffee shops than average
  3. 67% more coffee shops than areas of a similar size

Parks

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Room for improvement. More parks please.

  1. A high number of parks per resident
  2. 62% fewer parks than average
  3. Significantly more parks than areas of a similar size

Health and Fitness

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Do you even lift, bro? Pleasant Hill is weak on fitness.

  1. Few gyms per resident
  2. 62% fewer gyms than average
  3. 15% more gyms than areas of a similar size

Pet Services

1.5/5 stars based on undefined reviews

We're not mutts about Pleasant Hill.

  1. Few pet facilities per resident
  2. 88% fewer pet facilities than average
  3. 25% more pet facilities than areas of a similar size

Retail Shops

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

Pleasant Hill isn't on the top of our shopping list.

  1. Few shops per resident
  2. 100% fewer shops than average
  3. 100% fewer shops than areas of a similar size

Gas Stations

1/5 stars based on undefined reviews

The gas stations here are few and far between.

  1. Few gas stations per resident
  2. 100% fewer gas stations than average
  3. 100% fewer gas stations than areas of a similar size

What Renters Are Saying

Pleasant Hill Features

Area Has Litter

No

Say 16 of 17 renters

Good Place To Raise A Family

Yes

Say 16 of 17 renters

Noise Late At Night

No

Say 15 of 17 renters

Area Has Potholes

No

Say 15 of 17 renters

Busy Streets

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Mostly Older Buildings

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Nearby Parks

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Quiet Area

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Safe For Families

Yes

Say 12 of 17 renters

Area Has Kids Play Outside

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Near Grocery Stores

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Pet Friendly

Yes

Say 11 of 17 renters

Near Schools

Yes

Say 10 of 17 renters

Well Lit

Yes

Say 9 of 17 renters

Maintained Yards

No

Say 9 of 17 renters

Near Highways

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Tree Lined Streets

No

Say 12 of 17 renters

Nice Views

No

Say 13 of 17 renters

Near Downtown

No

Say 14 of 17 renters

Mostly Newer Buildings

No

Say 15 of 17 renters

Pleasant Hill Education

Schools

Percentage: 4/54/5

School Score

How satisfied do renters feel with the schools in this area.

Top Schools in Pleasant Hill

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All About

Living in Pleasant Hill, IA

Living in Pleasant Hill, Iowa, offers a unique balance of small-town charm and modern conveniences. Nestled in the southeastern part of Polk County, this city has seen significant growth over the years, making apartments for rent in Pleasant Hill, IA an excellent choice for those who value a sense of community along with easy access to metropolitan amenities. Pleasant Hill is known for its natural beauty, with numerous parks, trails and recreational activities available. Copper Creek Lake Park, for instance, is a popular spot for fishing, boating, and picnics. The city is also home to the Sleepy Hollow Sports Park, which offers year-round outdoor fun. Additionally, there are several shopping and dining destinations to explore, making this location highly convenient for renters. Among some of the popular neighborhoods, Copper Creek stands out. Known for its scenic golf course and lake, it offers a range of apartment rentals from studio apartments to luxury units. This neighborhood is within easy reach of the city center and has a high demand owing to its serene atmosphere combined with urban facilities. When it comes to commuting, Pleasant Hill provides easy access to Highway 65/69 and Interstate 80, making it simple for residents to travel to Des Moines and other surrounding areas. The city is also equipped with a good school system and community safety measures, making it a great choice for families looking for rent. In summary, Pleasant Hill provides a comfortable and serene lifestyle with urban conveniences, making it an excellent choice for those looking for apartments for rent. With its range of apartment rentals, access to recreational facilities, and ease of commute, Pleasant Hill, Iowa is an excellent place to call home.

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