StatisticMountain ViewCaliforniaNational
Population78,82739,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6,57325691
Median age35.036.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%52%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1848%46%43%
Speak English55%56%79%
Speak Spanish16%29%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mountain View is 2467% higher than California
  • The median age in Mountain View is 3% lower than California
  • In Mountain View 58.57% of the population is White
  • In Mountain View 1.84% of the population is Black
  • In Mountain View 28.18% of the population is Asian

Compare Mountain View, CA Demographics

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      Mountain View population breakdown by race

      RaceMountain ViewCaliforniaNational
      White58.57%61.26%73.35%
      Black1.84%5.85%12.63%
      Asian28.18%13.85%5.22%
      American Indian0.40%0.74%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.51%0.39%0.18%
      Mixed race4.93%4.62%3.06%
      Other race5.57%13.28%4.75%
      In Mountain View, 20.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Mountain View age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Mountain View, CA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).