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Mountain View is 20th in California out of 644 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Current population (2012) 76,621 105th 38,041,430 313,914,040
Size in square miles 12 232nd 155,779.2 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 6,174.7 146th 239.1 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Residents younger than 5 7.1% 264th 6.7% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 19.7% 565th 24.3% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 10.6% 354th 12.1% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 90.6% 212th 80.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 59.4% 62nd 30.2% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Race - White 56.0% 420th 73.7% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 2.2% 304th 6.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.5% 487th 1.7% 1.2%
Race - Asian 26.0% 65th 13.9% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.5% 128th 0.5% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 5.1% 216th 3.6% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 21.7% 404th 38.2% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 46.0% 335th 39.4% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Female residents 49.1% 559th 50.3% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 38.4% 87th 27.2% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Housing units 33,881 77th 13,720,462 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 54.7% 20th 30.8% 25.9%
Households 31,469 70th 12,433,172 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 42.2% 590th 56.7% 66.1%
Home median value $786,000 67th $421,600 $186,200
People per household 2.3 590th 2.9 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Income per capita $51,635 70th $29,634 $27,915
Income per household $91,446 99th $61,632 $52,762
Income below poverty line 7.7% 446th 14.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Mountain View Rank California US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 7,844 91st 3,425,510 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,290,146 91st $455,032,270 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,577 97th $12,561 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $275,051 54th $80,852,787 $613,795,732

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