Pleasant Hill Real Estate & Community Information

Pleasant Hill Real Estate & Community Information

Located in Lane County 8 miles from Creswell is the unincorporated community of Pleasant Hill and is home to around 5600 residents. Pleasant Hill has the distinction of being the first area settled by Europeans in what is now Lane County in 1846.  Elijah Bristow was part of a party of immigrants from California to settle the area.  Eugene Skinner was part of this party, who eventually founded the city of Eugene.

Shopping & Dining

Pleasant Hill does not contain any major shopping venues, which is not an issue as it’s so near to Creswell, Cottage Grove, and Eugene-Springfield. There is a public square named Pisgah Public Market which contains a Dari Market, Pleasant Hill Urgent Care and Medical Clinic, and Banner Bank.

There are a number of places to eat in Pleasant Hill, however.  Gatehouse Pizza is a family owned and operated pizza parlor.   They make their dough and sauce daily with local ingredients and also serve local craft beers. The Sunrise Cafe offers bagels, breakfast sandwiches, and other breakfast specials, along with lunch items. For local BBQ, there’s Smoken Star BBQ.

Parks & Recreation

Jasper State Recreation Site is the main park located in Pleasant Hill, and is administered by the Oregon Parks & Recreation Department. This riverside park is a popular spot for weddings and other large gatherings in Pleasant Hill.  There are also group shelter with cooking areas, along with ball fields, a playground, and access to the river.  There are also a number of trails in the park along the river.

Education

There are 2 schools in Pleasant Hill, which are Pleasant Hill High School, serving grades 7-12, and an Elementary School serving grades K-6. Pleasant hill Highs school is home of the “Billies.”

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