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
Banner o Santa Cruz
Banner
Offeecial seal o Santa Cruz
Seal
Offeecial logo o Santa Cruz
Logo
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 US
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)
 • Land32.997 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
Wabsteidwww.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 February 4, 2015.
  2. Steve Marble (2009-06-16). "The real Surf City? It's Santa Cruz, says magazine". L.A. Now. Los Angeles Times. Retrieved 2009-06-16.
  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 August 25, 2014.
  5. "Councilmembers". City of Santa Cruz. Retrieved February 4, 2015.
  6. 6.0 6.1 "Statewide Database". UC Regents. Retrieved October 8, 2014.
  7. "Communities of Interest – City". California Citizens Redistricting Commission. Retrieved September 27, 2014.
  8. "2010 Census U.S. Gazetteer Files – Places – California". Unitit States Census Bureau.
  9. "Santa Cruz". Geographic Names Information System. Unitit States Geological Survey.
  10. 10.0 10.1 "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2014-06-15.
  11. "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved April 20, 2015.
  12. "ZIP Code(tm) Lookup". United States Postal Service. Retrieved December 1, 2014.
  13. "Sister Cities Committee". Departments, City of Santa Cruz. City of Santa Cruz. Retrieved August 4, 2014.
  14. 14.0 14.1 "Santa Cruz Sister Cities". www.santacruzchamber.org. Santa Cruz Area Chamber of Commerce. Archived frae the oreeginal on October 20, 2012. Retrieved August 4, 2014. Unknown parameter |deadurl= ignored (help)
  15. Portal turismo y ocio Ayto. S.C.Tenerife
  16. City of Santa Cruz Sister Cities