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95401, 95403, 95404, 95405, 95407, 95409

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Santa Rosa is approximately 113,313 (1990), 167815 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 47,726 (1990), 63590 (2010).

The amount of land area in Santa Rosa is 87.286 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.62 sq kilometers.
The distance from Santa Rosa to Washington DC is 2591 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 70 miles. (as the crow flies)
Santa Rosa is positioned 38.44 degrees north of the equator and 122.70 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Santa Rosa elevation is 167 feet above sea level.

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Santa Rosa location: On Hwy 101, 60 miles north of San Francisco. It is near the beautiful Russian River and is the gateway to the Redwoods and Wine Country.

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History & History Related Items

Santa Rosa history:

Santa Rosa is a rich farming area. It is home to more than 100 wineries. The township was formed in 1853. Soon afterward, in 1854, Santa Rosa became the seat of Sonoma County. The incorporation came in 1868.

A page with information about the history of Santa Rosa - several links to choose from. The histories have information as well as good pictures.
The settling of Santa Rosa: 1829
The founding of Santa Rosa: 1853
The incorporation date of Santa Rosa: 1868

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Santa Rosa Attractions:

Luther Burbank - horticulturist
Jack London - writer
Charles Schultz - Peanuts Cartoon Creator
Mr. Schultz recently passed away soon after retiring from drawing his strip. He will be greatly missed by all! (2000)

See this page for some really nice pictures of the area.

A page about Santa Rosa with information and pictures.

Parks in the Santa Rosa area.

Luther Burbank Home and Garden

Things to see & do in Santa Rosa and the area.

Here is a page about the area

October, Santa Rosa hosts the Sonoma County Harvest Fair
The areas only ice-skating rink (developed by Charles Schultz-Peanuts creator)
Each May since 1894, the Rose Parade and Festival, which honors Luther Burbank, who lived in the area.
Thursday Night Market, in downtown Santa Rosa from June through September.">Sonoma County Fair
1350 Bennett Valley Road
Santa Rosa, CA 95402
phone 707.545.4200
fax 707.573.9342
2000 Fair Dates: Tuesday, July 25 to Monday, Aug. 7

The Charles Schulz Museum and Research Center
One Snoopy Place
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
Phone: 707-579-4452
Celebrating the life and art of this beloved cartoon artist.
See the website for the opening dates for this center.

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