Pleasant View is a somewhat small city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 9,273 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Pleasant View is the 62nd largest community in Utah.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pleasant View is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pleasant View is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pleasant View who work in office and administrative support (14.00%), sales jobs (11.62%), and teaching (9.56%).
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.
Pleasant View is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Pleasant View’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The population of Pleasant View is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 39.30% of adults in Pleasant View have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Pleasant View in 2010 was $33,380, which is wealthy relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $133,520 for a family of four.
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 Native American. Important ancestries of people in Pleasant View include German, Scottish, Danish, and Scandinavian.
The most common language spoken in Pleasant View is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.