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Information about Santa Cruz

The city of Santa Cruz is located in the state of California. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Santa Cruz City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews4.7 / 5 for Santa Cruz by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Santa Cruz’s Administration

Address of Santa Cruz city hallSanta CruzCity hall Santa Cruz
809 Center Street, Room 10

Santa Cruz CA 95060
United States
City hall phone number+1 831-420-5020
City hall fax numberNot available
City hall emailLoading...
Santa Cruz CA official websiteci.santa-cruz.ca.us
Santa Cruz mayorDon Lane

Santa Cruz town demography

Name of Santa Cruz town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants59 946 population140 / 580
Santa Cruz town population density4 704,8 pop/sq mi (1 816,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Santa Cruz, CA

How to get a passport in Santa Cruz CA ? There are 3 passport offices in Santa Cruz, try one of these
Name Street Phone
BAY TREE BOOKSTORE - UCSC1156 HIGH STREET8314594544
SANTA CRUZ COUNTY CLERK701 OCEAN STREET8314542060
SANTA CRUZ POST OFFICE850 FRONT STREET8314260144

The top 3 most popular banks in Santa Cruz

There are 13 bank branches in Santa Cruz.
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in town with 2, followed by Comerica Bank with 2 and then Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 2.

Find below all banks in Santa Cruz :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Comerica Bank2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
U.S. Bank National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of the West1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Bank of America, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Santa Cruz County Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Lighthouse Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Rabobank, National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz town administrative number

Santa Cruz town code0669112
Santa Cruz town postcode95060

Transport modes in Santa Cruz

Airport
Watsonville Municipal Airport 22.2 km
Marina Municipal Airport 40.7 km
Norman Y. Mineta San José International Airport 44.1 km

Santa Cruz town territory

Santa Cruz town area12,74 sq mi (33,00 km²)
Santa Cruz town altitude82 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 36.9744
Longitude: -122.035
Latitude: 36° 58' 28'' North
Longitude: 122° 2' 6'' West
Time zone
UTC -8:00 (America/Los_Angeles)
Summer time : UTC -7:00
Winter time : UTC -8:00
Local time

Santa Cruz town’s neighbouring towns

Santa Cruz neighbouring towns
CupertinoCapitolaCapitola
CupertinoNeighbouring townsCapitola
WatsonvilleWatsonville
Santa Cruz neighbouring towns
Capitola 7.2 kmScotts Valley 9.3 kmWatsonville 24.4 km
Los Gatos 29.7 kmMonte Sereno 29.9 kmSaratoga 32.8 km
Campbell 34.8 kmCupertino 38.4 kmMorgan Hill 39.2 km
Marina 39.3 kmGilroy 40.2 kmPacific Grove 40.4 km
San Jose 40.7 kmSand City 42.6 kmSeaside 43.2 km
Monterey 43.7 kmSanta Clara 43.8 kmLos Altos 44.2 km
Los Altos Hills 44.7 kmSunnyvale 45.8 kmSan Juan Bautista 46.5 km

Distance between Santa Cruz and country’s main cities

New York City : 4140 kmLos Angeles : 465 kmChicago : 2983 km
Houston : 2593 kmPhiladelphia : 4053 kmPhoenix : 979 km
San Antonio : 2336 kmSan Diego : 644 kmDallas : 2347 km
San Jose : 41 km closestJacksonville : 3784 kmIndianapolis : 3127 km
San Francisco : 122 kmAustin : 2362 kmColumbus : 3392 km

Schools in Santa Cruz CA

Elementary schools in Santa Cruz

Bay View Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 522

Bonny Doon Elementary

District of Bonny Doon Union Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 163

Brook Knoll Elementary

District of Scotts Valley Unified
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 538

De Laveaga Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 602

Del Mar Elementary

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 418

Gault Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 389

Green Acres Elementary

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 394

Happy Valley Elementary

District of Happy Valley Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 125

Live Oak Elementary

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 335

Ocean Alternative Education Center

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 70

Santa Cruz City Elementary Alternative Education-Monarch

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 124

Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary

District of Soquel Union Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 322

Tierra Pacifica Charter

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 155

Westlake Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Low grade : K, High grade : 5
Students : 569

Middle schools in Santa Cruz

Branciforte Middle

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 508

Mission Hill Middle

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 594

Shoreline Middle

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : 6, High grade : 8
Students : 553

High schools in Santa Cruz

Ark Independent Studies

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 60

Costanoa Continuation High

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 80

Cypress Charter High

District of Live Oak Elementary
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 144

Harbor High

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 902

Pacific Collegiate Charter

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 522

Santa Cruz County Community

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 626

Santa Cruz County Court

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 59

Santa Cruz High

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 1027

Alternative schools in Santa Cruz

Alternative Family Education

District of Santa Cruz City High
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 161

Santa Cruz County Special Education

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 79

Private schools in Santa Cruz

Gateway School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 232

Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School

Low grade : 6, High grade : 12
Students : 269

Good Shepherd Catholic School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 252

Holy Cross School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 162

Merit Academy

Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 24

Santa Cruz Childrens School

Low grade : K, High grade : 6
Students : 43

Santa Cruz Waldorf School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 8
Students : 147

Spring Hill-Advanced Elementary School Of Santa Cr

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 89

The Bay School

Students : 40

Vhm Christian School

Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 70

Schools near Santa Cruz

Hotel offers in Santa Cruz

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Nearby hotel : Sunset Inn - Santa Cruz
Sunset Inn - Santa Cruz
Address : 2424 Mission Street : 79 $US / 209 $US - 32
Conveniently located 1.1 miles from the Natural Bridges State Beach, the Sunset Inn Santa Cruz offers an outdoor heated hot tub and sauna. All rooms include free Wi-Fi. A fridge, microwave and coffee facilities are provided in all rooms.
Nearby hotel : Opal Cliff Beach House
Opal Cliff Beach House
Address : 4355 Opal Cliff Drive : 333 $US / 450 $US - 1
A 4-minute drive from Capitola Village, this Santa Cruz beach house offers beautiful views of Monterey Bay. Featuring landscaped gardens and a hot tub, this completely furnished property includes free Wi-Fi.
Nearby hotel : The Inn at Pasatiempo
The Inn at Pasatiempo
Address : 555 Highway 17 : 75 $US / 169 $US - 54
Featuring a seasonal outdoor pool, this french-country Santa Cruz, CA inn is adjacent to Pasatiempo Golf Course, designed by Alister Mackenzie. Free Wi-Fi is accessible in all rooms at this boutique inn.
Nearby hotel : Howard Johnson Inn - Fisherman's Wharf-Santa Cruz
Howard Johnson Inn - Fisherman's Wharf-Santa Cruz
Address : 130 West Cliff Drive : 68 $US / 499 $US - 25
Located a short walk from the Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, this California hotel features beautiful ocean views and a hot tub. Free Wi-Fi and a continental breakfast are included in all guest rooms.
Nearby hotel : Ocean Pacific Lodge
Ocean Pacific Lodge
Address : 301 Pacific Avenue : 69 $US / 465 $US - 57
This 100% non-smoking motel is only 3 blocks from the historic Santa Cruz Beach and Boardwalk. The motel offers a daily continental breakfast and guest rooms with free Wi-Fi. Ocean Pacific Lodge features an outdoor pool and a hot tub.

Leisure and activities in the Santa Cruz town’s surrounding area

Golf course
Pasatiempo Golf ClubDe Laveaga Golf Course
Valley Gardens Golf Course
to Scotts Valley 8.1 km
Spring Hills Golf Course
to Watsonville 24.9 km
Casserly Par-3 Golf Course
to Watsonville 25.8 km
Pajaro Valley Golf Club
to Watsonville 27.1 km
Gilroy Golf Course
to Gilroy 28.3 km