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West View is a borough in Allegheny County, in the Pittsburgh metro area.
The latitude of West View is 40.522N. The longitude is -80.034W.It is in the Eastern Standard time zone. Elevation is 1,132 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 7,051.
Sections below provide additional information and links about West View demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Allegheny County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Pittsburgh area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 15229 ZIP code.
33% of West View residents report German ancestry, and 21% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the West View ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in West View was $21,025, compared with $21,587 nationally.
23% of West View residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in West View, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $454. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $915.
Allegheny County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our West View political report.
The average commute time for West View workers is 22 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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