Pleasant Hope, Missouri Population 2023

669

Pleasant Hope is a city located in Polk County Missouri. With a 2023 population of 669, it is the 426th largest city in Missouri and the 17380th largest city in the United States.Pleasant Hope is currently growing at a rate of 0.6% annually and its population has increased by 1.83% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 657 in 2020. Spanning over 2 miles, Pleasant Hope has a population density of 433 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pleasant Hope is $46,143 with a poverty rate of 9.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Pleasant Hope is 35.9 years, 37.9 years for males, and 32 years for females.

Pleasant Hope Demographics

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

  • White: 90.72%
  • Two or more races: 6.89%
  • Native American: 2.4%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
The current population of Pleasant Hope, Missouri is 669 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 657.

Pleasant Hope, Missouri Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Pleasant Hope Population by Race

Pleasant Hope Population Pyramid 2023

Pleasant Hope Median Age

35.9

Total

37.9

Male

32

Female

Pleasant Hope Adults

There are 487 adults, (65 of whom are seniors) in Pleasant Hope.

Pleasant Hope Age Dependency

58.3

Age Dependency Ratio

15.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Pleasant Hope Sex Ratio

Female37455.99%
Male29444.01%

Pleasant Hope Population by Age

Pleasant Hope Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.87

Average Family Size

2.39

Average Household Size

68.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Pleasant Hope Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Pleasant Hope Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Pleasant Hope Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 14.41%.

Pleasant Hope Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$34,946

Average Earnings

$37,969

Average Male

$26,875

Average Female

Pleasant Hope Earnings by Educational Attainment

Pleasant Hope Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Pleasant Hope Language

98.91% of Pleasant Hope residents speak only English, while 1.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Pleasant Hope Language

Pleasant Hope Poverty by Race

rate

9.09%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.16%

Male Poverty Rate

6.15%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pleasant Hope

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Hope is White, with 9.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pleasant Hope is Multiple, with 9.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.32%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.53%.

Pleasant Hope Poverty

Pleasant Hope Poverty Rate by Education

Pleasant Hope Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Pleasant Hope Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Pleasant Hope Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.0%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Pleasant Hope Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Pleasant Hope Marriage

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

Pleasant Hope Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Pleasant Hope Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

77

Number of Veterans

68

Male Veterans

9

Female Veterans

Pleasant Hope Veterans by War

Pleasant Hope Veterans by Age

count

Pleasant Hope Veterans by Race

Pleasant Hope Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

6.49%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pleasant Hope Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

61.8%

Labor Force Participation

61.4%

Employment Rate

0.6%

Unemployment Rate

Pleasant Hope Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Pleasant Hope Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Pleasant Hope Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

74.43%

Born in Pleasant Hope

101.37%

Native Born

0.3%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.3%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

101.37% of Pleasant Hope residents were born in the United States, with 74.43% having been born in Missouri. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Africa.

Pleasant Hope Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Pleasant Hope Population by Year