Mountain View, California 

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Population

80,435

19% Growth

Unemployment Rate

3.1%

Median Income

$100,028

Avg. Home Price

$1,421,500

Best Places to Live in Mountain View, California

Large city / suburban complex - Northern California, on the south end of San Francisco Bay
Pros
-Year-round climate
-Educated population
-Entertainment
Cons
-Air quality
-Economic cycles
-Cost of living

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What Bert Has To Say About San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara Metro Area

This large metro area covers the southern portion of the San Francisco Bay Area and is otherwise known as Santa Clara County, or more informally, as the “Silicon Valley.” Once a quiet agricultural valley of orchards and small towns and anchored by the indistinct processing and shipping point of San Jose, the area has completely transformed over a period of forty years into an economic and technology powerhouse and cultural crossroads between America and Asia.


QUICK FACTS

City: Mountain View
Zip Codes: 94040 94043 94041
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 67 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Mountain View is 3.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mountain View jobs have increased by 3.34%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Mountain View's cost of living is 221.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Mountain View's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Mountain View's population is 80,435 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 19.23%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Mountain View is $1,421,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 62.41%. Check out the homes in the area.
SCHOOLS
Mountain View public schools spend $9,935 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.7 students per teacher in Mountain View. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Mountain View

It's a good time to buy in Mountain View. Home Appreciation is up 7.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Mountain View Real Estate.

The median home price in Mountain View is $1,421,500. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Mountain View    14 Reviews
Great place to live and work - 8/2/2016
I've lived here 25 years. Perfect climate. Very central for employment opportunities. Really great schools. 45 min to San Fran, 45 min to Santa Cruz beach. Shoreline... (Read More)

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City of Mountain View - 3/21/2010
I was born and raised in Mountain View. I used to really like this city, and California. Unfortunately, the city (along with the state) has been over run with high... (Read More)

Overview of Life Mountain View - 2/12/2009
Mountain View is a high-tech subarbian town. It has an internationally diverse population. The main street is very lively and has lots of high quality restaurants with... (Read More)


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ZIP CODES IN MOUNTAIN VIEW, CALIFORNIA
94040 94043 94041