The Zoning Ordinance is Chapter 36 of the City Code and consists of land use regulations, based on policies of the General Plan, enacted in order to promote the public health, safety, morals, comfort and general welfare throughout the City of Mountain View. The Zoning Ordinance recognizes the importance of protecting land  from other uses which are unrelated or incompatible, as well as the importance of well-designed and properly integrated developments to the public welfare in all districts of the City.

Zoning Map

The Zoning Map shows, through color coding and abbreviations, the zoning designation of all properties within the City. Below is an interactive zoning map to search by property address.

 Download a PDF of the Zoning Map hereDownload source data here.

Residential Districts

Commercial Districts

Industrial Districts

Overlay and Other Districts

Specific Standards

Additional Resources and Handouts