Pleasant Mound, Illinois 

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Population

948

+23.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

4.9%

Median Income

$42,708

Median Home Price

$120,400

Median Age

46.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.9 / 5.5

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Pleasant Mound, Illinois

Large city - Missouri-Illinois border along the Mississippi River. September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Pleasant Mound, while January and December are the least comfortable months.
State: Illinois
County: Bond County
Metro Area: St. Louis Metro Area
City: Pleasant Mound
Zip Codes: 62284
Cost of Living: -18.0% lower
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 570 ft above sea level

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Pleasant Mound, IL Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll Single Family Homes
Pros
Cost of living
Arts & culture
Educated population
Cons
Hot, humid summers
Employment concerns
Growth and sprawl

What Bert Has To Say About St. Louis Metro Area

Known since the early days as the “Gateway City” because of its access to transportation routes in all directions, St. Louis continues to be an important center of commerce and culture for the Mississippi River Basin. The area includes a broad assortment of mostly residential neighborhoods to the west and the more industrial East St. Louis and several agricultural counties on the Illinois side of the river. For years the downtown area had few highlights outside of the landmark Gateway Arch and the restored Union Station. The population of the city itself had declined gradually for decades, and most of the infrastructure had declined as people moved into the suburbs or away altogether. But more recently, the downtown has started to come back, with new residential facilities and reclaimed warehouse lofts downtown anchored by new sports venues. Similar restorations are going on in other important inner neighborhoods.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Pleasant Mound is 4.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Pleasant Mound jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Pleasant Mound's cost of living is 18.0% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Pleasant Mound's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Pleasant Mound, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Bond county remained overwhelmingly Republican, 68.9% to 28.0%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Pleasant Mound's population is 948 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 23.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24.5 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Pleasant Mound is Real Estate: $120,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.7%.

SCHOOLS
Pleasant Mound public schools spend $10,752 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 11.7 students per teacher in Pleasant Mound. More Education



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Housing Market in Pleasant Mound

It's a good time to buy in Pleasant Mound. Home Appreciation is up 4.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Pleasant Mound is $120,400.
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