Santa Cruz County

Santa Cruz County is in just south of the Bay Area. The north half of is part of the county. It is the state's second-smallest county by land area, with only San Francisco County occupying a smaller physical area.

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is a small coastal city in County, at the north end of in , about 40 miles south of and 75 miles south of . Photo: Don DeBold, CC BY 2.0.

is a city in Santa Cruz County, California, United States. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a small, charming town on the coast of in . Photo: Vince Migliore, CC BY 3.0.

is a small city in Santa Cruz County in the Santa Cruz Mountains between and the . Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.


is an unincorporated town in Santa Cruz County, California, United States. Photo: Prg, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a census-designated place in Santa Cruz County, , United States. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a census-designated place in Santa Cruz County, , with a population of 4,923 as of the 2010 census. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is the oldest state park in , and one of the best places to see old growth coastal redwood trees near the Bay Area. Photo: Bill Herndon, CC BY 2.0.

Santa Cruz County

Latitude of center
37.0501° or 37° 3' 0.3" north
Longitude of center
-121.9906° or 121° 59' 26.1" west
289 feet (88 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 316944817
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Santa Cruz County
  • Arabic: Condado han Santa Cruz, California
  • Arabic: مقاطعة سانتا كروز
  • Arabic: مقاطعه سانتا كروز، كاليفورنيا
  • Armenian: Սանտա Կրուս շրջան
  • Asturian: Santa Cruz (condáu)
  • Asturian: condáu de Santa Cruz
  • Azerbaijani: Santa-Kruz qraflığı
  • Basque: Santa Cruz konderria (Kalifornia)
  • Basque: Santa Cruz konderria
  • Bavarian: Santa Cruz County, Kalifornien
  • Bavarian: Santa Cruz County
  • Belarusian: Санта-Круз
  • Bishnupriya: সান্তা ক্রুজ কাউন্টি, ক্যালিফোর্নিয়া
  • Bishnupriya: সান্তা ক্রুজ কাউন্টি
  • Bulgarian: Санта Круз
  • Bulgarian: Санта Крус
  • Catalan: Comtat de Santa Cruz
  • Cebuano: Santa Cruz County
  • Central Kurdish: ناوچەی سانتا کروز (کالیفۆرنیا)
  • Chechen: Санта-Круз
  • Chinese: Santa Cruz Kūn
  • Chinese: 圣克鲁斯县
  • Chinese: 圣塔克鲁兹县
  • Chinese: 聖克魯斯縣
  • Chinese: 聖塔克魯茲
  • Chinese: 聖塔克魯茲縣
  • Chinese: 聖塔克魯茲郡
  • Czech: Santa Cruz County
  • Danish: Santa Cruz County
  • Dutch: Santa Cruz County
  • English: Santa Cruz
  • English: Santa Cruz County, California
  • Esperanto: Kantono Sankta Kruco
  • Estonian: Santa Cruzi maakond
  • Finnish: Santa Cruzin piirikunta (Kalifornia)
  • French: Comté de Santa Cruz
  • French: Santa Cruz
  • French: comté de Santa Cruz
  • Georgian: სანტა-კრუზის ოლქი
  • German: Santa Cruz County
  • Hebrew: מחוז סנטה קרוז
  • Hungarian: Santa Cruz megye
  • Irish: Contae Santa Cruz, California
  • Italian: Contea di Santa Cruz
  • Italian: Santa Cruz County
  • Italian: contea di Santa Cruz
  • Japanese: サンタクルーズ郡
  • Korean: 샌타크루즈 군
  • Latin: Santa Cruz Comitatus
  • Limburgan: Santa Cruz County
  • Low German: Santa Cruz County
  • Malayalam: സാന്താ ക്രൂസ് കൗണ്ടി
  • Min Nan Chinese: Santa Cruz Kūn
  • Northern Frisian: Santa Cruz County (California)
  • Northern Frisian: Santa Cruz County
  • Norwegian: Santa Cruz County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Santa Cruz County
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Santa Cruz County i California
  • Pampanga: Santa Cruz County, California
  • Pampanga: Santa Cruz County
  • Persian: شهرستان سانتا کروز، کالیفرنیا
  • Polish: Hrabstwo Santa Cruz
  • Portuguese: Condado de Santa Cruz
  • Russian: Санта-Круз
  • Sardinian: contea de Santa Cruz
  • Scottish Gaelic: Santa Cruz County
  • Serbian: Okrug Santa Kruz
  • Serbian: Santa Cruz County
  • Serbian: Округ Санта Круз
  • Serbian: Санта Круз
  • Serbo-Croatian: Okrug Santa Cruz
  • Serbo-Croatian: Santa Cruz County, California
  • Spanish: Condado de Santa Cruz
  • Spanish: Santa Cruz County
  • Spanish: Santa Cruz County California
  • Swedish: Santa Cruz County, Kalifornien
  • Swedish: Santa Cruz County
  • Tagalog: Kondado ng Santa Cruz, California
  • Tagalog: Santa Cruz County
  • Tatar: Санта-Круз (округ, Калифорния)
  • Tatar: Санта-Круз
  • Turkish: Santa Cruz County, Kaliforniya
  • Ukrainian: Санта-Круз
  • Ukrainian: Санта-Крус
  • Urdu: سانتا کروز کاؤنٹی، کیلیفورنیا
  • Vietnamese: Quận Santa Cruz
  • Waray (Philippines): Condado han Santa Cruz
  • Welsh: Santa Cruz County, Califfornia
  • Welsh: Santa Cruz County
  • Western Panjabi: سانتا کروز کاؤنٹی
  • Branciforte County
  • Quận Santa Cruz, California
  • Santa Cruzin piirikunta
  • ناوچەی سانتا کروز
  • 샌타크루즈군

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