The Mountain View College service area population statistics presented in this report were compiled using data sets from the US Census Bureau.
General Population Description:
According to the US Census Bureau, an estimated 349,065 individuals resided in the Mountain View College service area in 2010. This is an increase of almost 50,000 individuals, or 16%, from 2000. Between 1990 and 2000, the MVC service area's estimated population increased by almost 52,000 individuals, or about 21%. In 2010, the ethnic composition of the MVC service area was 53% Hispanic, 25% African-American, 18% White, and 3% Other. Forty-two percent of the population's households earned less than $35,000 annually, and the median household income was $40,177. Of adults 25 years of age and older, 20% had a college degree, 19% had some college but no degree, 28% had a high school diploma only, and 33% did not graduate from high school. (See Charts pages 6-9 and Tables pages 10-14)