Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 50327: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Pleasant Hill, IA 50327

Acceptable Alternative
Des Moines, IA 50327

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Polk County
  • Centroid: Latitude 41.578, Longitude -93.491
  • Time Zone: Central Time Zone (UTC -6 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 216
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 4,556
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 573
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,983

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Database updated: August 1, 2018, Maps updated: August 1, 2018.

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Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 12,382
Population in Households 12,305
Population in Familes 10,418
Population in Group Qrtrs 77
Population Density1 669
Diversity Index2 29


Median Household Income $80,750
Average Household Income $91,718
Per Capita Income $34,669


Total Housing Units 4,852 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,522 (72.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,146 (23.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 184 ( 3.8%)
Median Home Value $198,176
Average Home Value $220,116


Total Households 4,668
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 3,446
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.69% 1.65%
Households 1.59% 1.55%
Families 1.43% 1.47%
Median Household Income   0.97%
Per Capita Income   1.66%

Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 50327 to the other 961 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 71 93rd
Population Density # 83 91st
Diversity Index # 108 89th
Median Household Income # 43 96th
Per Capita Income # 155 84th

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