Pleasant Grove is a somewhat small city located in the state of Alabama. With a population of 9,604 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pleasant Grove is the 64th largest community in Alabama.
Pleasant Grove real estate is some of the most expensive in Alabama, although Pleasant Grove house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities, Pleasant Grove isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Pleasant Grove are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pleasant Grove is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant Grove who work in office and administrative support (16.21%), sales jobs (8.82%), and management occupations (7.22%).
Also of interest is that Pleasant Grove has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Pleasant Grove is worth considering.
One downside of living in Pleasant Grove is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Pleasant Grove, the average commute to work is 30.67 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Pleasant Grove is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Pleasant Grove citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 24.34% of adults in Pleasant Grove have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Pleasant Grove in 2018 was $32,157, which is wealthy relative to Alabama, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $128,628 for a family of four.
Pleasant Grove is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pleasant Grove home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pleasant Grove residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Pleasant Grove include English, Irish, Scottish, German, and African.
The most common language spoken in Pleasant Grove is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.