About This Place
West View is a city in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, United States, just north of Downtown Pittsburgh. The population was 7,277 at the 2000 census.
West View is located at 40°31′6″N 80°2′1″W / 40.51833°N 80.03361°W / 40.51833; -80.03361 (40.518368, -80.033645).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the borough has a total area of 1.0 square miles (2.6 km²), all of it land.