Mountain View is a city located in Santa Clara County California. With a 2020 population of 84,038, it is the 104th largest city in California and the 449th largest city in the United States. Mountain View is currently growing at a rate of 1.00% annually and its population has increased by 2.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 82,376 in 2020. Spanning over 12 miles, Mountain View has a population density of 7,009 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mountain View is $189,559 with a poverty rate of 6.46%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mountain View is 34.8 years, 33.8 years for males, and 36 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mountain Viewwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 98.21%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 81.38%.
51.67% of Mountain View residents speak only English, while 48.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 19.02% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mountain View is Native, with 28.74% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mountain View is Multiple, with 4.52% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.22%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
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57.90% of Mountain View residents were born in the United States, with 35.43% having been born in California. 26.20% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.