Mountain View is a very small town located in the state of Hawaii. With a population of 4,121 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mountain View is the 32nd largest community in Hawaii.
Mountain View is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Mountain View is a town of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mountain View who work in management occupations (13.57%), sales jobs (11.89%), and healthcare (10.84%).
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Mountain View is worth considering.
In Mountain View, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.61 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Mountain View citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.38% of adults in Mountain View have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Mountain View in 2010 was $21,410, which is low income relative to Hawaii, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $85,640 for a family of four. However, Mountain View contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Mountain View also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 30.57% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Mountain View is an extremely ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mountain View home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Mountain View, accounting for 26.89% of the town’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Mountain View residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Mountain View include German, Portuguese, Irish, English, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Mountain View is English. Other important languages spoken here include Chinese and Spanish.