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Information on the city of 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
Vital records Santa Cruz vital records

Demographics of Santa Cruz

Name of Santa Cruz’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants59 946 population140 / 580
Population density in Santa Cruz4 704,8 pop/sq mi (1 816,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Santa Cruz, CA

Where to apply for 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

Top 3 most popular banks in Santa Cruz

There are 13 bank branches in Santa Cruz.
Comerica Bank is the most popular bank in Santa Cruz with 2 branch offices, followed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 2 branch offices and then U.S. Bank National Association with 2 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Santa Cruz:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
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
JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association2Full 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
Bank of the West1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz's administrative numbers

Santa Cruz's city code0669112
Santa Cruz's city postcode95060

Transportation 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's territory

Santa Cruz's area12,74 sq mi (33,00 km²)
Santa Cruz's 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’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 other 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
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 522

Bonny Doon Elementary

District of Bonny Doon Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 163

Brook Knoll Elementary

District of Scotts Valley Unified
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 538

De Laveaga Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 602

Del Mar Elementary

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 418

Gault Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 389

Green Acres Elementary

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 394

Happy Valley Elementary

District of Happy Valley Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 125

Live Oak Elementary

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 335

Ocean Alternative Education Center

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 70

Santa Cruz City Elementary Alternative Education-Monarch

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 124

Santa Cruz Gardens Elementary

District of Soquel Union Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 322

Tierra Pacifica Charter

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 155

Westlake Elementary

District of Santa Cruz City Elementary
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 5
Students : 569

Middle schools in Santa Cruz

Branciforte Middle

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

Mission Hill Middle

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

Shoreline Middle

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 553

High schools in Santa Cruz

Ark Independent Studies

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

Costanoa Continuation High

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

Cypress Charter High

District of Live Oak Elementary
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 144

Harbor High

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

Pacific Collegiate Charter

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 522

Santa Cruz County Community

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 626

Santa Cruz County Court

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 59

Santa Cruz High

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

Alternative schools in Santa Cruz

Alternative Family Education

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

Santa Cruz County Special Education

District of Santa Cruz County Office Of Education
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 79

Private schools in Santa Cruz

Gateway School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 232

Georgiana Bruce Kirby Preparatory School

Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 269

Good Shepherd Catholic School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 252

Holy Cross School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 162

Merit Academy

Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 24

Santa Cruz Childrens School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 43

Santa Cruz Waldorf School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 147

Spring Hill-Advanced Elementary School Of Santa Cr

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 89

The Bay School

Students : 40

Vhm Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 70

Schools near Santa Cruz

Hotel offers in Santa Cruz

Leisure and activities in Santa Cruz’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