Living in Mount Pleasant, IA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Mount Pleasant SnackAbility

7
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Mount Pleasant, IA Crime Report

224
Total Crimes
2,683.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
4.46%
Above National Average

Mount Pleasant, IA Cost Of Living

84
Mount Pleasant's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Mount Pleasant, Iowa Info Snack

Mount Pleasant is a city in and the county seat of Henry County, Iowa, in the United States. The population was 8,668 in the 2010 census, a decline from 8,751 in the 2000 census. It was founded in 1835 by pioneer Presley Saunders.
Population
8,528
Unemployment
1.9%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$108,800
Median Income
$50,346
Median Rent
$666

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Rankings for Mount Pleasant in Iowa

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Map Of Mount Pleasant, IA

Population over time in Mount Pleasant

Year Population % Change
2017 8,528 0.7%
2016 8,467 -0.3%
2015 8,491 -1.0%
2014 8,575 -1.2%
2013 8,682 -0.1%
2012 8,688 -0.6%
2011 8,737 0.3%
2010 8,714 -0.3%
2009 8,743 -
Crime/100k Mount Pleasant IA USA
Violent Crime 155.7 250.1 368.9
Murder 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 0.0 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 155.7 187.9 246.8
Property Crime 2527.2 1691.5 2199.5
Burglary 706.7 352.6 376.0
Larceny 1712.8 1190.4 1594.6
Car Theft 107.8 148.5 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Mount Pleasant

White
80.3% (6,844)
African American
4.6% (392)
American Indian
0.5% (42)
Asian
5.5% (470)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.2% (15)
Two Or More
2.3% (198)
Hispanic
6.6% (567)
Race Mount Pleasant IA USA
White 80.3% 86.1% 61.1%
African American 4.6% 3.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 0.3% 0.7%
Asian 5.5% 2.4% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.3% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 5.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Mount Pleasant, Iowa

Less than $10,000
5.1% (43,858)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (47,377)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.8% (91,777)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (100,982)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.3% (138,884)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.0% (179,494)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (107,209)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.9% (92,860)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.9% (33,029)
$200,000 or more
2.0% (17,326)
Income Mount Pleasant IA USA
Less than $10,000 5.1% 5.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 4.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.8% 9.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 9.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.3% 13.7% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.0% 19.3% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.9% 14.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.9% 4.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 2.0% 4.2% 7.0%

Gender in Mount Pleasant

Female
47.9% (4,081)
Male
52.1% (4,446)
Gender Mount Pleasant IA USA
Female 47.9% 50.4% 50.8%
Male 52.1% 49.6% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mount Pleasant for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (170)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (426)
High School / GED
39.0% (3,325)
Some College
20.0% (1,705)
Associate's Degree
13.0% (1,108)
Bachelor's Degree
16.0% (1,364)
Master's Degree
4.0% (341)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (85)
Education Mount Pleasant IA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 31.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 13.0% 11.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 19.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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