Pleasant View is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 10,287 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pleasant View is the 62nd largest community in Utah.
Pleasant View home prices are not only among the most expensive in Utah, but Pleasant View real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Pleasant View is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pleasant View is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant View who work in office and administrative support (14.38%), sales jobs (12.98%), and management occupations (11.17%).
Also of interest is that Pleasant View has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.38% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Pleasant View is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Pleasant View really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Pleasant View perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
The citizens of Pleasant View are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 36.51% of adults in Pleasant View have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pleasant View in 2010 was $28,879, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $115,516 for a family of four. However, Pleasant View contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Pleasant View home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pleasant View residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Pleasant View include English, German, Scottish, Irish, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Pleasant View is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.