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People

Total Population 1,819
Male Share of the Population 49%
Female Share of the Population 51%
Senior Citizens 16.4%
Employed Population 16+ 898
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 45.5%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 16.7%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $64,500
% Above Poverty Level 88.2%
% Below Poverty Level 11.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 31 minutes
% Working from Home 7.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 2.3%
% Using Public Transportation %

Housing

People Living Alone 36%
Median Gross Rent $581
Median House Value $108,700

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 12.6%
US/American 0%
English 10.2%
Irish 13.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Pleasantville Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 23 miles SE of Des Moines, Iowa (center to center)
Nearest Large City 138 miles E of Omaha, Nebraska
County Marion
Standard Zip Codes 50225
Phone Area Codes 515
Time Zone Central (-6 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 41.385
Longitude -93.269

Pleasantville Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station KNOXVILLE
Distance 8.7 miles
Jan Temp 11 to 29 F
Apr Temp 38 to 61 F
Jul Temp 65 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 35 inches
Station DES MOINES AP
Distance 23 miles
Jan Temp 12 to 29 F
Apr Temp 40 to 61 F
Jul Temp 66 to 86 F
Oct Temp 42 to 64 F
Annual Precip 34.7 inches
Station ANKENY
Distance 27.6 miles
Jan Temp 9 to 28 F
Apr Temp 37 to 60 F
Jul Temp 64 to 86 F
Oct Temp 39 to 63 F
Annual Precip 33.3 inches

Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Pleasantville, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Beech (50225)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Hartford 847 $61,094
Knoxville 7,245 $57,959

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Pleasantville Public Libraries

Library
Web Shadle Memorial Library
"301 W DALLAS, BOX 338"
Pleasantville, Iowa
(515) 848-5617

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Pleasantville High Schools

PLEASANTVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
415 JONES ST
515-848-0541
Serves 405 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.2

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