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Santa Clarita
Los Angeles County, California

ZipCodes
91321, 91322, 91350, 91354, 91355, 91385




Page Contents for Santa Clarita, California

Statistics & Facts

Location

Weather & Climate

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Santa Clarita is approximately 147,288 (1999), 176320 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 41,133 (1990), 59507 (2010).
The amount of land area in Santa Clarita is 104.839 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Santa Clarita is 42 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Santa Clarita to Washington DC is 2440 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 330 miles. (as the crow flies)
Santa Clarita is positioned 34.41 degrees north of the equator and 118.51 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Santa Clarita elevation is 1,270 feet above sea level.
The Santa Clarita median home price is $ 251,470.
Santa Clarita average annual rainfall is 15-18 inches per year
Santa Clarita average temperature is (winter) 40-60, (summer) 70-100 degrees F.

Location

north of Los Angeles in the Santa Clarita Valley. Here is a map page for Santa Clarita.
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Climate


mild, Mediterranean-type.
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History & History Related Items

A history page for the city of Santa Clarita. The city was formed on December 15, 1987 as the 85th city in the county of Los Angeles. Back in 1969, work was started to have Santa Clarita become a city of its own. Committees were formed to address concerns and questions of the residents. Though the original size was to be around 95 square miles, the size was cut to about 40 square miles and included portions of Newhall, Saugus, Valencia, and part of Canyon Country. See the above website for more details.

Historical sites to visit and see in the area.

The town areas of Newhall, Saugus, Canyon Country and Valencia were all incorporated into the new city of Santa Clarita. When we incorporated, we were the largest city to ever be incorporated in the state. (40 sq miles which is now - 1999 - approx 45 sq mi. with annexations this last 11 yrs). Each area (Newhall, Saugus, Canyon Country and Valencia) all still retains their identity but are located inside the Santa Clarita City limits. Santa Clarita has also been designated for the last several years as the 4th safest city in the United States (cities over 100,000 population) by the FBI. We are also in the running currently for the "All American City" (1999)
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Attractions

The Santa Clarita Marathon - held in 1999 on November 7th. An all new half marathon will also be held. Also available are the 5k run/walk and the kid k.
Email: valcpa@aol.com
Toll-free: 1-888-823-3455

Six Flags Magic Mountain & Six Flags Hurricane Harbor Water Park or try this site
26101 Magic Mountain Parkway
Valencia, CA
Phone: (818) 255-4100 or (818) 367-5965
over 260 acres of entertainment with more than 100 rides, including world-famous roller coasters and more.

William S. Hart County Park and Museum
1 3/4 miles nw of SR 14 using San Fernando Road
Phone: 805-254-4584 or 259-0855
the 265 acre ranch and home of the former Western "Cowboy" movie star, featuring a winding nature trail, original furnishing, art, American Indian artifacts and more. See American Bison grazing nearby.

See this page for things to see and do in the area.
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Santa Clarita City Government

City of Santa Clarita
23920 Valencia Boulevard
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Phone: 805-255-4330
A page with contact information for city officials.

Santa Clarita Chamber

Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce
Email: scv_cc@pacbell.net
Call us: 1-800-718-TOUR, ext. 123


Chamber Of Commerce
23920 Valencia Blvd # 100
Santa Clarita, CA 91355-2175
Phone: 805-259-4787

Santa Clarita Community Events

Consultant's Monthly Lunch
1st Tuesday each month
Valencia Hilton
12:00 noon
Sponsored by: Keller & Associates
This is an informal group of business consultants based in the Santa Clarita Valley who meet for lunch the first Tuesday of every month at the Valencia Hilton (on The Old Road, near Magic Mountain.)
For information call Ken Keller at (805) 254-3642.

Santa Clarita Organizations

Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce
Email: scv_cc@pacbell.net
Call us: 1-800-718-TOUR, ext. 123


Chamber Of Commerce
23920 Valencia Blvd # 100
Santa Clarita, CA 91355-2175
Phone: 805-259-4787

Santa Clarita Schools

Newhall School District
25375 Orchard Village Road, Suite 200
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Tel: (805) 286-2200
Fax: (805) 286-2290


Saugus Union School District
24930 Avenue Stanford
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Tel: (805) 294-7500
Fax: (805) 294-7525


Sulphur Springs School District
17866 Sierra Highway
Santa Clarita, CA 91351
Tel: (805) 252-5131
Fax: (805) 252-8814


Wm. S. Hart Union High School District
21515 Redview Drive
Santa Clarita, CA 91350
Tel: (805) 259-0033
Fax: (805) 254-8653



HIGHER EDUCATION



College of the Canyons
26455 Rockwell Canyon Road
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Tel: (805) 259-7800, Ext. 3400
Fax: (805) 259-9261


The University Center
26455 Rockwell Canyon Rd
Santa Clarita, CA 91355
Phone: 661-362-5474
The Center is a unique facility that has partnered with several public and private accredited universities to provide bachelor's, master's, and doctorate degrees to the Santa Clarita Valley. The Center is located on the College of the Canyons campus.

It's Your Time! Right Here. Right Now.
The University Center, Santa Clarita Valley Santa Clarita

Miscellany

The population of Santa Clarita was:
1990 - 110,642
1998 - 143,850
1999 - 147,288

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