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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B-
  4. Nightlife
    B-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    A-
  8. Weather
    B
  9. Cost of Living
    C
  10. Health & Fitness
    A-
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A
  12. Commute
    B
Mount Vista is a suburb of Portland with a population of 8,525. Mount Vista is in Clark County. Living in Mount Vista offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. In Mount Vista there are a lot of parks. Many young professionals and retirees live in Mount Vista and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Mount Vista are above average.
About Mount Vista...
Population
8,525

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$309,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$1,359
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    33%
  • Own
    67%
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Mount Vista Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
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Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    11%
  • 10-17 years
    11%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    11%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    14%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    18%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    19%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    16%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    3%
    13%

Working in Mount Vista

Jobs
A-
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$74,578
National
$55,322
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Mount Vista Reviews

18 reviews
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Long lives to live, very pet friendly, lots of involvement in the community with different areas to volunteer at and the library is also a good source to be updated with the community with!
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Crime isn't really a problem so much as is the police. The officers are just rude, un-helpful, and intimidating.
It's a safe and friendly community!