Pleasantville Iowa is one of the bedroom communities & has so much to offer! Biking, & families gatherings at the local park for picnics & BBQ’s, are only a few to start with! Pleasantville is known for the Checker-Board Pizza restaurant where families go to dine & socialize within this community. The Pleasantville park also offers a place where families gather at the fishing pond & at times have been to known to swap a few fishing tales! One a year the community gathers for the annual Pig Out, which offers different vendors cooking up something special for hungry gathers to feast on! Pleasantville is an ol’ fashion community & folks are very friendly here! And Pleasantville has that “Corner Ice-Cream Parlor! Courtesy of “City of Pleasantville” Pleasantville is also building New Homes! SpringView has 24 lots will range from .25 to .66 acres and will house residential single-family homes to accommodate rising housing demands in the Marion County area due to a strong school district, Lake Red Rock, local grain elevator, among other industries. Marion County Development Commission projects a for-sale housing need of 198 homes by 2025 in the Pleasantville area alone.