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

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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: 211
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 4,512
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 572
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,940

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

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Pleasant Hill, IA 50327 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,859
Daytime Population: Workers 3,302
Daytime Population: Residents 5,397
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,699
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.73
Population in Households 11,783
Population in Familes 10,034
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density2 642
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $78,220
Average Household Income $87,895
Per Capita Income $33,344


Total Housing Units 4,673 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,416 (73.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,070 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 187 ( 4.0%)
Median Home Value $195,000
Average Home Value $212,815


Total Households 4,486
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 3,311
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 1.44% 1.51%
Households 1.34% 1.46%
Families 1.17% 1.36%
Median Household Income   0.79%
Per Capita Income   1.97%

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

The table below compares 50327 to the other 963 ZIP Codes in Iowa by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 73 93rd
Population Density # 87 91st
Diversity Index # 108 89th
Median Household Income # 39 96th
Per Capita Income # 126 87th

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