Nestled between the Santa Cruz Mountains and San Francisco Bay, Mountain View is a diverse community ideally located in the heart of the Silicon Valley (10 miles north of San Jose and 35 miles south of San Francisco). At just over 12 square miles, the City is home to approximately 75,000 residents, many nationally and internationally known corporations, and a thriving small business base. Mountain View prides itself on providing excellent public services and facilities that meet the needs of a caring and diverse community in a financially responsible manner. While leading the region in innovation and ideas, the City remains committed to the traditional values of strong neighborhoods and citizen involvement. Mountain View boasts strong safety and public education records and is considered one of the best places to live in the Bay Area.
Whether an existing resident or considering a move to Mountain View, you can learn more about a full range of City services by linking here or following the links below.
For more information about the City of Mountain View, please visit the City’s About Us page or contact City Hall at (650) 903-6300 during regular business hours.
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