Pleasant Hill, California Population 2019

Pleasant Hill, California's estimated population is 34,903 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pleasant Hill, California is the 223rd largest city in California based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4932.88 people/mi² (1904.59 people/km²).

The overall median age is 39.3 years, 38.1 years for males, and 40.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.9 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.5 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Pleasant Hill, California is $101,530, while the mean household income is $124,002.

Pleasant Hill Ca Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pleasant Hill Ca was:

  • White: 75.44%
  • Asian: 13.16%
  • Two or more races: 6.07%
  • Other race: 2.76%
  • Black or African American: 1.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.48%
  • Native American: 0.18%

How Many People Live in Pleasant Hill, California?

34,903
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201834,903-4-0.01%
201734,90710.00%
201634,9061730.50%
201534,7333070.89%
201434,4263270.96%
201334,0993330.99%
201233,7663210.96%
201133,4452640.80%
201033,1813440.10%
200032,8371,2520.39%
199031,5856,0382.14%
198025,5479370.37%
197024,6107660.32%
196023,84418,15815.41%
19505,6860.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White26,149
Asian4,560
Two or More Races2,105
Some Other Race955
Black or African American664
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander168
American Indian and Alaska Native61

Pleasant Hill Ca Population Pyramid 2019

Pleasant Hill Ca Median Age

39.3


Total

38.1


Male

40.7


Female

Pleasant Hill Ca Adults

There are 27,838 adults, (5,043 of whom are seniors) in Pleasant Hill Ca.

Pleasant Hill Ca Age Dependency

52.1

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasant Hill Ca Sex Ratio

Female

18,060

52.10%

Male

16,602

47.90%

Pleasant Hill Ca Households and Families

Pleasant Hill Ca Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pleasant Hill Ca Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.9%28.1%
All60.9%39.1%
Non Family51.6%48.4%
Male49%51%
Female47.1%52.9%

60.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All13,6962.560.9
Married6,6743.1571.9
Non Family5,2091.4351.6
Female1,3583.1647.1
Male4553.0449

3.06

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pleasant Hill Ca Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2761.11%
9th to 12th Grade3931.58%
High School Graduate2,76411.09%
Some College5,87423.56%
Associates Degree2,2639.08%
Bachelors Degree9,05336.32%
Graduate Degree4,30617.27%

Pleasant Hill Ca Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White17,55617,3189,506
Asian2,9892,8232,063
Hispanic2,9412,7341,238
Multiple Races917892443
Other Race771737346
Black515488208
Islander121121
Native American605421

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 69.02%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$61,680$73,533$51,264
Less Than High School$25,588$26,250$21,964
High School Grad$31,502$31,998$30,609
Some College$50,686$57,260$37,650
Bachelors Degree$72,529$89,837$61,693
Graduate Degree$82,851$103,153$66,520

$61,680

Average Earnings

$73,533

Average Male

$51,264

Average Female

Pleasant Hill Ca Language

Pleasant Hill Ca Language by Age

Pleasant Hill Ca Language

78.56% of Pleasant Hill Ca residents speak only English, while 21.44% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 8.25% of the population.

Pleasant Hill Ca Poverty

Pleasant Hill Ca Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White22,7491,1915.24%
Asian4,50488119.56%
Hispanic4,7464008.43%
Other89716818.73%
Multiple2,1011326.28%
Black61211017.97%
Islander1682615.48%
Native552545.45%

8.05%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.60%

Male Poverty Rate

7.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasant Hill Ca

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Hill Ca is Native, with 45.45% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Hill Ca is White, with 5.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.75%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.78%
High School11.11%
Some College6.36%
Bachelors or Greater3.27%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.36%
Male Unemployed32.40%
Female Employed3.40%
Male Employed3.33%

Pleasant Hill Ca Income

Pleasant Hill Ca Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$101,530$124,002
Families$119,550$150,109
Married Families$139,417-
Non Families$60,981$77,586

Pleasant Hill Ca Marital Status

Pleasant Hill Ca Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.7%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasant Hill Ca Married by Age and Sex

Pleasant Hill Ca Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Pleasant Hill Ca Marital Status by Race

Pleasant Hill Ca Veterans

1,269

Number of Veterans

1,146

Male Veterans

123

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam463
Second Gulf War175
First Gulf War135
Korea87
World War II85

Pleasant Hill Ca Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1245.28%
Hispanic812.40%
Asian651.75%
Black467.01%
2 or More343.19%

Pleasant Hill Ca Veterans by Education

9.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasant Hill Ca Employment Status

66.8%

Labor Force Participation

63.1%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasant Hill Ca Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

60.21%

Born in California

82.52%

Native Born

17.48%

Foreign Born

8.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.52% of Pleasant Hill Ca residents were born in the United States, with 60.21% having been born in California. 8.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.