Santa Cruz, Californie

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Santa Cruz
The "Toun Clock" touer at the heid o Pacific Avenue
The "Toun Clock" touer at the heid o Pacific Avenue
Eik-name(s): 
Surf Ceety[2]
Location in Santa Cruz Coonty an the state o Californie
Location in Santa Cruz Coonty an the state o Californie
Santa Cruz is locatit in the Unitit States
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Location in the Unitit States
Coordinates: 36°58′19″N 122°1′35″W / 36.97194°N 122.02639°W / 36.97194; -122.02639Coordinates: 36°58′19″N 122°1′35″W / 36.97194°N 122.02639°W / 36.97194; -122.02639
Kintra Unitit States
State Californie
Coonty Santa Cruz
MissionSeptember 25, 1791[3]
IncorporatitMairch 31, 1866[4]
ChairteredAprile 1876[1]
Govrenment
 • TeepCooncil/Manager[1]
 • MayorDon Lane[5]
 • State senatorBill Monning (D)[6]
 • AssemblymemberMark Stone (D)[6]
 • Unitit States representativesAnna Eshoo (D) an Sam Farr (D)[7]
Area
 • Ceety40.996 km2 (15.828 sq mi)
 • Laund32.997 km2 (12.740 sq mi)
 • Water7.999 km2 (3.088 sq mi)  19.51%
 • Metro
1,570 km2 (607 sq mi)
Elevation11 m (36 ft)
Population
 • Ceety59,946
 • Estimate 
(2013)[10]
62,864
 • Density1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
 • Metro262,382
Time zoneUTC−8 (Paceefic)
 • Summer (DST)UTC−7 (PDT)
ZIP codes[12]
95060–95067
Aurie code831
FIPS code06-69112
GNIS featur IDs1659596, 2411820
Websitewww.cityofsantacruz.com

Santa Cruz (/ˈsæntə ˈkrz/, Spaingie: Haly Cross) is the coonty seat an lairgest ceety o Santa Cruz Coonty, Californie.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Santa Cruz haes five sister ceeties in ither naitions, ceeties chosen tae strenthen internaitional connections. A volunteer committee o ceetizens organises cultural exchynge opportunities, humanitarian projects, an commercial ties atween Santa Cruz an its sister ceeties.[13][14]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "A Guide to Your City Government". City of Santa Cruz. Retrieved 4 Februar 2015.
  2. Steve Marble (16 Juin 2009). "The real Surf City? It's Santa Cruz, says magazine". L.A. Now. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 16 Juin 2009.
  3. Yenne, Bill (2004). The Missions of California. Thunder Bay Press, San Diego, CA. p. 112. ISBN 1-59223-319-8.
  4. "California Cities by Incorporation Date" (Word). California Association of Local Agency Formation Commissions. Retrieved 25 August 2014.
  5. "Councilmembers". City of Santa Cruz. Retrieved 4 Februar 2015.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Statewide Database". UC Regents. Retrieved 8 October 2014.
  7. "Communities of Interest – City". California Citizens Redistricting Commission. Retrieved 27 September 2014.
  8. "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files – Places – California". Unitit States Census Bureau.
  9. "Santa Cruz". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 15 Juin 2014.
  11. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 20 Apryle 2015.
  12. "ZIP Code(tm) Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved 1 December 2014.
  13. "Sister Cities Committee". Departments, City of Santa Cruz. City of Santa Cruz. Retrieved 4 August 2014.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Santa Cruz Sister Cities". www.santacruzchamber.org. Santa Cruz Area Chamber of Commerce. Archived frae the original on 20 October 2012. Retrieved 4 August 2014. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  15. Portal turismo y ocio Ayto. S.C.Tenerife
  16. City of Santa Cruz Sister Cities