Overview

Introduction to Pleasant View, Utah

Pleasant View, Utah, in Weber county, is located 6 miles N of Ogden, Utah (center to center) and 3is 84 miles W of Denver, Colorado. The city is in the Salt Lake City - Ogden area. There are 5,632 residents in Pleasant View.

Pleasant View History

Pleasant View adopted its present name in 1882. It was named by Wilford Cragun. Prior to that, the city was known by several names such as Hot Springs District, West District, Stringtown, and Out West. It was originally considered as a part of the North Ogden. Some of the early settlers of the area include Thomas Dunn, Simeon Cragun, John Mower, and their families. The city in Weber County, which was established in 1852.

Pleasant View and nearby Attractions

  • Ogden Union Station Museums
  • Willard Bay State Park
  • Golden Spike National Historic Site
  • Great Salt Lake State Park
  • Fort Douglas

Things To Do In Pleasant View

Pleasant View offers a wide variety of opportunities for recreation. One can visit the Willard Bay State Park and Great Salt Lake State Park. History buffs should visit the Ogden Union Station Museums, Golden Spike National Historic Site, and Fort Douglas, which provide absorbing insights into the history of the area. While in Pleasant View one can also visit the natural hot springs that lie in the north western corner of the city. The Barker Park, Pleasant View Park, and Shady Lane Park are some of the local parks.

Pleasant View Transportation

Flights can be availed Salt Lake City International Airport.

Pleasant View Higher Education

Weber State University, University of Utah, and Utah State University provide higher education in the area.

Demographics

People

Total Population9,806
Male Share of the Population49.7%
Female Share of the Population50.3%
Senior Citizens11.9%
Employed Population 16+4,221
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married64%
Average household size4

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher28.9%
Median Earnings25+$51,688
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$28,631
Median Earnings With High School Degree$42,027

Wealth

Median Family Income$97,577
% Above Poverty Level91.5%
% Below Poverty Level8.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home7.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.7%
% Using Public Transportation2.6%

Housing

People Living Alone9%
Median Gross Rent$1,096
Median House Value$310,200

Ancestry

English28.3%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)20.2%
German7.6%
Scottish5.5%
Irish4.2%
Danishn4.2%
Italian3.6%
Swedish3.5%
Dutch3.4%
Welsh2.8%
Swiss2%
Norwegian1.3%
French Except Basque0.9%
Polish0.6%
Russian0.2%
Greek0.2%
Australian0.1%
Basque0.1%
Brazilian0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Portuguese0.1%
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Pleasant View Almanac

CategoryValue
County Weber County
Standard Zip Codes84414, 84404
Phone Area Codes801, 3, 85
Time ZoneAmerica/Denver
Approximate Latitude41.31
Approximate Longitude-111.96

Pleasant View Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationOGDEN PIONEER P H
Distance5.2 miles
Jan Temp20 to 36 F
Apr Temp38 to 61 F
Jul Temp63 to 90 F
Oct Temp41 to 65 F
Annual Precip23.6 inches
StationOGDEN SUGAR FACTORY
Distance6.3 miles
Jan Temp19 to 37 F
Apr Temp37 to 63 F
Jul Temp60 to 92 F
Oct Temp38 to 66 F
Annual Precip18.4 inches
StationRIVERDALE
Distance11.7 miles
Jan Temp19 to 37 F
Apr Temp37 to 60 F
Jul Temp59 to 90 F
Oct Temp38 to 65 F
Annual Precip20.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Farr West6,836$97,325
Harrisville6,356$83,516
North Ogden18,943$85,335
Ogden86,126$57,694
Plain City6,560$98,194
Willard1,805$85,446
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