City of Mountain View, CA

Mountain View is home to the headquarters of a number of high-technology companies: Google, Symantec, LinkedIn, Intuit, Synopsis, etc. It was the home of Shockley Semiconductor Laboratory, the first company to develop silicon semiconductor devices. The concentration of the US semiconductor industry in the area gave it the name Silicon Valley.

The 2010 census gives Mountain View's population as 74,066. It is listed by city-data as the 10th highest city in the United States for having the most people with advanced degrees.

The growth and fame of Google and other high tech companies has attracted many people to Mountain View leading to rapid increases in home prices.

Major employers in the city are: 1) Google, 2) Symantec, 3) LinkedIn, 4) El Camino Hospital, 5) Intuit, 6) Microsoft, 7) Palo Alto Medical Foundation, 8) Synopsys, 9) City of Mountain View, 10) Omnicell

U.S. Census Facts for Mountain View

  • Total Population: 74,066
  • 33,468 housing units - 41.8% owner occupied
  • Median household income: $97,338
  • Bachelors degree or higher: 64.9%
  • Median age: 35.8

City of Mountain View, CA - Home Values

Extensive graphs of Mountain View home values for both single family homes and condos can be viewed at my Mountain View Home Values web page. Recent Mountain View home sales can be viewed at my Mountain View Just Sold web page. Four key values: price, price per sq ft, size, and lot size, for Mountain View single family houses are shown in the tabbed windows below.

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Average Price for Houses Sold in Mountain View, CA

Mountain View Home Values - Extensive Plots

Graph of the average price per sq. ft. for a Mountain View house

Average Price per Sq Ft For Houses Sold in Mountain View, CA

Mountain View Home Values - Extensive Plots

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Average House Size For Houses Sold in Mountain View, CA

Mountain View Home Values - Extensive Plots

Graph of the average lot size of a house sold in Mountain View

Average Lot Size For Houses Sold in Mountain View, CA

Mountain View Home Values - Extensive Plots

City Of Mountain View, CA - Neighborhood Map

 

City Of Mountain View, CA - Information

Mountain View Utilities

  • website
  • 650-903-6329
  • 250 Hamilton Ave, Mountain View
  • PG&E 800-743-5000

Mountain View Public Works Department

  • Website
  • 650-903-6311
  • 500 Castro Street, 1st Floor, Mountain View

Mountain View Building Department

  • Website
  • 650-903-6306
  • 500 Castro Street, Mountain View

Mountain View Library

  • Website
  • 650-903-6887
  • 585 Franklin Street, Mountain View

Police Department

  • Website
  • 650-903-6344
  • 1000 Villa Street, Mountain View

Fire Department

  • Website
  • 650-903-6365
  • 1000 Villa Street, Mountain View

Trash Collection & Recycling

  • Website
  • 650-903-6311
  • 500 Castro Street, Mountain View
  • Recology 650-967-3034

Cable

  • Comcast: 855-709-1196
  • AT&T: 800-288-2020

Post Office

  • 1768 Miramonte Ave, Mountain View
  • 211 Hope St, Mountain View
  • 67 N Akron Dr, Mountain View

 

 

City Of Mountain View, CA - Pictures

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