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Pleasant Hill, Louisiana - Basic Facts

Pleasant Hill is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Pleasant Hill.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Sabine Parish at latitude 31.8199 and longitude -93.5143. Sabine Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 285 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Pleasant Hill (see map) encompass a land area of 1.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Pleasant Hill: Pleasanthill, Sodus.

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Pleasant Hill, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 768
Population in Households 768
Population in Familes 640
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 476
Diversity Index2 49


Total Households 328
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 220
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 393 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 214 (54.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 114 (29.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 (16.5%)
Median Home Value $76,210
Average Home Value $88,605


Median Household Income $30,660
Average Household Income $48,770
Per Capita Income $20,213
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.43% 0.92%
Households 1.65% 0.96%
Families 2.63% 0.81%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   1.46%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood 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.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Pleasant Hill, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pleasant Hill to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 324 32nd
Population Density1 # 278 41st
Diversity Index2 # 201 57th
Median Household Income # 369 22nd
Per Capita Income # 248 48th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.