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Simi Valley

Ventura County,

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"A Beautiful Place to Live"


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Zip Codes

93062, 93063, 93064, 93065, 93093

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Simi Valley is approximately 103,000 (1995), 124237 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 33,111 (1990), 41237 (2010).

The amount of land area in Simi Valley is 85.558 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Simi Valley is 38.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.67 sq kilometers.
The distance from Simi Valley to Washington DC is 2455 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 332 miles. (as the crow flies)
Simi Valley is positioned 34.26 degrees north of the equator and 118.75 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Simi Valley elevation is 700-1000 feet above sea level.
The Simi Valley city flower is the California Wild Rose (The Chumash Indians ate vitamin-rich rosehips).
The city tree is the Coast Live Oak (The Chumash Indians used the acorns from this tree for food).
The Simi Valley median home price is $180,500 with an average home value of $232,200.

Simi Valley miscellany.

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Location

Simi Valley location: 27 miles east of Ventura and northwest of Los Angeles just west of the San Fernando Valley. The city is less than an hour's drive from the Los Angeles International Airport and 30 minutes from Burbank's airport. Here is a map page for Simi Valley.

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Climate & Weather

The weather in Simi Valley is moderate. Here is a National Weather Service page for Ventura County and nearby counties, including: Los Angeles County, Santa BarbaraCounty and San Luis Obispo County.

There is an average wind speed of 7-11 mph. The prevailing wind direction is to the Southwest.
Simi Valley average annual rainfall is 13.60 inches per year
Simi Valley average temperature is 60 degrees F.
The average low temperature is 51 degrees F.
The average high temperature is 77 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Simi Valley history:

Originally, this valley was inhabited by the Chumash Indians. They settled in two villages named Simi and Tap. In 1795, El Rancho San Jose de Garcia de Simi was granted to Santiago Pico and Luis Pena by Governor Diego de Borica of Spanish California. This land grant, approximately 100,000 acres, was one of the largest ever made. It is believed that the name of the Chumash Indian Village "Shimiji" is the origin of the word "Simi". For more information about Simi Valley, please call: (805) 583-6700, FAX: (805) 526-city

The first post office was Simiopolis, named in the late 1880's. The post office name was changed to Simi a few months later and became Simi Valley when the city incorporated in 1969

A nickname for Simi Valley is "Peaceful Valley."

In depth history of Simi Valley California during the 1920 era.
The incorporation date of Simi Valley: 10 October 1969

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Attractions

Simi Valley attractions:

Ronald Reagan Library
40 Presidential Drive
Simi Valley, CA 93965
Toll-free: (800) 410-8354
Phone: (805) 522-8444 email: library@reagan.nara.gov
Visitors will enjoy the vista of the Simi Valley as well as learning more about our former President who was also a movie sstar, union leader and governor of California. Please call to confirm hours and fees, if any.

Strathearn Historical Park and Museum
137 Strathearn Place
Simi Valley, CA
Phone: (805) 526-6453
Office Hours:
Tuesday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Things to Do in Simi Valley!

Simi Valley Cultural Arts Center
3050 Los Angeles Avenue
Simi Valley, CA
Box Office: (805) 581-9940
Administrative Office: (805) 581-2714
Fax: (805) 581-3814
E-mail: staff@simi-arts.org

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