Real Estate Prices and Overview
Mountain View median real estate prices are $67,041, which is less expensive than 98.4% of Wyoming neighborhoods
and 92.3% of all U.S. neighborhoods.
Average rental prices in Mountain View are currently
$724, based on NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis. Rents here are currently lower in price then 58.0% of Wyoming neighborhoods.
Mountain View is a suburban neighborhood (based on population
density) located in Mills, Wyoming.
Mountain View real estate is primarily made up of small (studio to two bedroom) to medium sized (three or four bedroom) mobile homes and single-family homes.
Most of the residential real estate is owner occupied. Many of
the residences in the Mountain View neighborhood are established but not old, having been built between 1970 and 1999. A number of residences were also built between 1940 and 1969.
In Mountain View, the current vacancy rate is 3.7%,
which is a lower rate of vacancies than 84.1% of all neighborhoods
in the U.S. This means that the housing supply in Mountain View
is very tight compared to the demand for property here.
Notable & Unique Neighborhood Characteristics
Many things matter about a neighborhood, but the first thing most people notice
is the way a neighborhood looks and its particular character. For example, one
might notice whether the buildings all date from a certain time period or whether
shop signs are in multiple languages. This particular neighborhood in Mills,
the Mountain View neighborhood, has some outstanding things about the way it
looks and its way of life that are worth highlighting.
Notable & Unique: Diversity
Did you know that the Mountain View neighborhood has more
Swedish ancestry people living in it than nearly
any neighborhood in America? It's true! In fact, 4.9% of
this neighborhood's residents have Swedish ancestry.
Notable & Unique: Occupations
More people work in manufacturing and as laborers here in the Mountain View
neighborhood than in 97.0% of the neighborhoods in America. Despite
the loss of manufacturing jobs across the nation, this neighborhood remains
a place where, compared to other parts of the country, you will find many
laborers and manufacturers.
Notable & Unique: Real Estate
In addition, the Mountain View neighborhood stands out for having the majority of its residential real estate made up of mobile homes. In fact, 51.4% of the occupied real estate here are mobile homes, which is a greater proportion than is found in 99.3% of the neighborhoods in the U.S. If you like mobile homes, this might be a great neighborhood in which to look for real estate.
The Neighbors: Income
There are two complementary measures for understanding the income of a
neighborhood's residents: the average and the extremes. While a neighborhood
may be relatively wealthy overall, it is equally important to understand
the rate of people - particularly children - who are living at or below the
federal poverty line, which is extremely low income. Some neighborhoods with
a lower average income may actually have a lower childhood poverty rate than
another with a higher average income, and this helps us understand the
conditions and character of a neighborhood.
The neighbors in the Mountain View neighborhood in Mills are low income, making it among the lowest income neighborhoods in America.
NeighborhoodScout's research shows that this neighborhood has an income lower
than 86.4% of U.S. neighborhoods.
With 58.8% of the children here below the federal poverty
line, this neighborhood has a higher rate of childhood poverty than 94.9%
of U.S. neighborhoods.
The Neighbors: Occupations
The old saying "you are what you eat" is true. But it is also true that you
are what you do for a living. The types of occupations your neighbors have
shape their character, and together as a group, their collective occupations
shape the culture of a place.
In the Mountain View neighborhood, 42.5%
of the working population is employed in manufacturing and laborer occupations. The second most important occupational group in this neighborhood is
sales and service jobs, from major sales accounts, to working in fast food restaurants, with 34.1% of the residents employed.
Other residents here are employed in executive, management, and professional occupations
(11.8%), and 11.6% in clerical, assistant, and tech support occupations.
The Neighbors: Ethnicity / Ancestry
Culture is the shared learned behavior of peoples. Undeniably, different ethnicities
and ancestries have different cultural traditions, and as a result, neighborhoods
with concentrations of residents of one or another ethnicities or ancestries
will express those cultures. It is what makes the North End in Boston so fun
to visit for the Italian restaurants, bakeries, culture, and charm, and similarly,
why people enjoy visiting Chinatown in San Francisco.
In the Mountain View neighborhood in Mills, WY, residents
most commonly identify their ethnicity or ancestry as German
(18.0%). There are also a number of people of Irish ancestry (10.9%) , and residents who report Mexican roots (6.5%) , and some of the residents are also of English ancestry (6.2%) , along with some Swedish ancestry residents (4.9%), among others.
The Neighbors: Languages
The most common language spoken in the Mountain View
neighborhood is English, spoken by 94.7% of households. Some people also speak Spanish (4.9%).
Getting to Work
How you get to work – car, bus, train or other means – and how much of your
day it takes to do so is a large quality of life and financial issue. Especially
with gasoline prices rising and expected to continue doing so, the length and
means of one's commute can be a financial burden. Some neighborhoods are physically
located so that many residents have to drive in their own car, others are set
up so many walk to work, or can take a train, bus, or bike.
The greatest number of commuters in Mountain View neighborhood spend
between 15 and 30 minutes commuting one-way to work (54.5% of working
residents), which is shorter than the time spent commuting to work for most Americans.
Here most residents (83.1%) drive alone in a private automobile to get to work.
In addition, quite a number also carpool with coworkers, friends, or neighbors to get to work (10.7%) . In a neighborhood like this, as in most of the nation, many residents find owning
a car useful for getting to work.