Find Therapists and Counselors in Pleasant Hill, CA

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About Pleasant Hill

Pleasant Hill is a city in Contra Costa County, California. It covers 7 square miles. The area was originally used as farmland. The city was incorporated in 1961.

Pleasant Hill has 35,000 inhabitants. The population grew by 6% from 2010 to 2017. The city is home to 1,300 military veterans.

The racial composition of Pleasant Hill is 66% white, 14% Hispanic, 13% Asian, and 2% black. Foreign-born people account for 17% of the population. Twenty-two percent of residents have a native language other than English. An estimated 2,400 Spanish speakers, 1,400 Chinese speakers, and 700 Persian speakers live in Pleasant Hill.

People in Pleasant Hill earn an average annual salary of $47,100. The median household income is $93,500. Fifty-three percent of adults age 25 or older have a bachelor’s degree. Over 8% of Pleasant Hill residents live in poverty.

Mental Health in Pleasant Hill

Access to mental health care is an issue for some residents in Pleasant Hill. Six percent of people in the city do not have medical insurance. Homeless individuals are at increased risk for mental health issues. 

A 2017 report found over 1,600 people in Contra Costa County experiencing homelessness. Around 24% of homeless individuals in the report had substance use issues. Twenty-three percent had mental health disability. Nearly 14% of the county’s homeless population had experienced domestic violence. Six percent were military veterans.

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