Pleasant Hill, Missouri

Demographic Snapshot

Pleasant Hill Cass County Kansas City MSA
Population, 2015 8,289 101,603 2,087,471
Population % Ch., 2005-2015 24.3% 8.9% 6.6%
Median Age, 2014 34.1 39 36.7
Land Area (sq. mi.) 8.01 696.84 7,950
High School Grads, 2014 90.9% 92.2% 90.8%
College Grads, 2014 22.9% 24% 33.6%
Labor Force, 2015 N/A 54,555 1,118,850
Unemployment Rate, 2015 N/A 3.8% 3.8%
Note: Educational Attainment rates are for the population 25 years and older. For consistency, the Educational Attainment data is from the 2009-2013 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates. Also, because this community's population is under 25,000, labor force data is not available.
Sources: U.S. Census Bureau, Population Estimates, American Community Survey; U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Major Employers

Company
Type of Operation
Employees
City of Pleasant Hill
Municipal government
48
Dogwood Energy Power Plant
Wholesale electricity
25
ICF Industries
Sheet metal fabrication
83
National Weather Service
Radar / forecasting center
50
Pleasant Hill Bank
Financial institution
31
Pleasant Hill Health & Rehab
Nursing home
101
Pleasant Hill School District
Educational institution
248
Price Chopper
Retail grocer
95

Contact Information

Cass County Corporation for Economic Development

KC's Agricultural Heritage

KC Animal Health Initiative

Advisory Board

Strategic Priorities

KC Animal Health Investment Forum