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Santa Clara
Santa Clara County, California

95050, 95051, 95054

Page Contents for Santa Clara, California

Statistics & Facts


History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The California state capital is Sacramento.
The population of Santa Clara is approximately 100,000 (1998), 116468 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 37,873 (1990), 43021 (2010).
The amount of land area in Santa Clara is 47.4 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Santa Clara to Washington DC is 2552 miles.
The distance to the California state capital is 84 miles. (as the crow flies)
Santa Clara is positioned 37.36 degrees north of the equator and 121.96 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Santa Clara elevation is 88 feet above sea level.


at the lower end of the San Francisco peninsula near San Jose.
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History & History Related Items

Here is a comprehensive history page for Santa Clara.

Click here for the California Missions trail.
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The founding of Santa Clara



Santa Clara Historic Museum
Displays and artifacts on the history of the area may be seen at this museum housed in the Headen-Inman house.
1509 Warburton Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone: 408-248-2789

South Bay Historical Railroad Society, Inc.
This museum is housed in the Santa Clara Railroad Depot.
1005 Railroad Ave.
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone: 408-243-3969
Phone: (408) 243-3969

Intel Museum
Robert Noyce Building
2200 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95052
Phone: 408-765-0503
Free admission and parking
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Santa Clara City Government

City of Santa Clara 1500 Warburton Ave
Santa Clara, CA 95050
Phone: 408-615-2200
Fax: 408-241-6771

Santa Clara Chamber

Chamber Of Commerce
1850 Warburton Ave.
PO BOX 387
Santa Clara, CA 95052
Phone: 408-244-8244
Fax: 408-244-7830

Santa Clara Organizations

Chamber Of Commerce
1850 Warburton Ave.
PO BOX 387
Santa Clara, CA 95052
Phone: 408-244-8244
Fax: 408-244-7830

Santa Clara Libraries

Santa Clara City Library
2635 Homestead Rd
Santa Clara, CA 95051-5322
Phone: 408-984-3236

Santa Clara Schools

Santa Clara Unified School District
1889 Lawrence Rd
Santa Clara, CA 95051-2162
Phone: 408-983-2000


University Of California
3120 De La Cruz Blvd
Santa Clara, CA 95054-2402
Phone: 408-748-7370 Extension Services:

Mission College
3000 Mission College Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA 95054-1897
Phone: (408) 988-2200

Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053
Phone: 408-554-4000
A small, private, Jesuit university with under 10,000 students.

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