Businesses in Santa Cruz, California

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 16.9%
 Shopping: 15.9%
 Professional Services: 13.1%
 Home Services: 8.1%
 Industry: 6.7%
 Restaurants: 6.1%
 Other: 33.3%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair26134.9 years4.24.3
Beauty salons16021.2 years4.52.7
Hairdressers13722.5 years4.42.3
Public administration17227.2 years4.42.8
Social work33125.1 years4.15.5
Loan companies13731.9 years4.02.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets14530.2 years4.42.4
General contractors36427.6 years4.26.0
Other construction22729.9 years4.43.8
Real estate41629.1 years4.36.9
Other accommodation14039.7 years3.92.3
Construction of buildings24128.4 years4.24.0
Other membership organizations15428 years4.32.6
Personal services10923.3 years4.31.8
Photography12825.5 years4.82.1
Acupuncture16220.7 years4.82.7
Chiropractors11722.8 years4.91.9
Dentists12327.9 years4.52.0
Health and medical1,87523.8 years4.331.1
Physicians and surgeons49025.5 years4.28.1
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists19921.7 years4.33.3
Accountants11031.6 years3.71.8
Advertising and marketing11325.2 years4.61.9
Corporate management29123.2 years4.54.8
Lawyers legal31829 years3.85.3
Scientific and technical services24321.4 years4.54.0
Specialized design26323.3 years4.84.4
Technical construction services12728.5 years4.62.1
Clothing stores14922.3 years4.22.5
Electronics stores19326.2 years4.13.2
Shopping other19733.7 years4.33.3
Sporting goods13326.7 years4.42.2
Area of Santa Cruz, California15.83 sq mi
Population60,351
Male Population30,416 (50.4%)
Female Population29,935 (49.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +24.9%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +2.4%
Median Age32.2
Male Median Age31.9
Female Median Age32.5
Area Codes408415650831
NeighborhoodsCentral Santa Cruz, Downtown, Downtown Santa Cruz, Eastside, Opal Cliffs, Santa Cruz, Seabright, Westside
Local TimeSaturday 5:29 PM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
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Lat & Lng36.97412° / -122.0308°
Zip Codes9506095061950629506395064More

Santa Cruz, California - Map

Santa Cruz, California Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population48,30550,86358,92860,351
Population Density3,051 / mi²3,213 / mi²3,722 / mi²3,812 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santa Cruz, California Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 2.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Santa Cruz, California+24.9%+18.7%+2.4%
California+51.8%+28.5%+13.9%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santa Cruz, California Median Age

Median Age: 32.2 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Santa Cruz, California32.2 years32.5 years31.9 years
California35.4 years36.5 years34.2 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Santa Cruz, California Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 51,2471,1872,434
5-91,1901,1462,337
10-141,1791,0732,253
15-192,7943,1135,908
20-245,5595,33310,892
25-292,4792,1554,634
30-342,0041,8953,899
35-391,9311,6653,597
40-441,9051,6923,597
45-491,9181,7343,652
50-542,0231,9283,952
55-591,9822,0534,036
60-641,6241,5583,183
65-699559331,889
70-745606931,254
75-79396563959
80-84332529862
85 Plus3386851,023
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Santa Cruz, California Population Density

Population Density: 3,812 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Santa Cruz, California60,35115.83 sq mi3,812 / mi²
California38.8 million163,695.4 sq mi236.9 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Santa Cruz, California Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1880 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Santa Cruz, California
 Westside: 16.3%
 Eastside: 14.7%
 Seabright: 14.1%
 Downtown Santa Cruz: 9.7%
 Central Santa Cruz: 9.7%
 Opal Cliffs: 8.7%
 Downtown: 6.3%
 Other: 20.4%

Business distribution by price for Santa Cruz, California

 Moderate: 57.3%
 Inexpensive: 28.4%
 Expensive: 11.8%
 Very Expensive: 2.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Santa Cruz, California CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Santa Cruz, California740,782 t12.3 t46,799 t/mi²
California625,399,867 t16.1 t3,820 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Santa Cruz, California CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)740,782 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita12.3 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (7)
DroughtHigh (10)
FloodMedium (4)
EarthquakeHigh (9.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
1/5/066:05 AM3.1413 km10,233 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
1/5/066:05 AM3.113 km10,700 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
4/27/053:24 PM3.2513.8 km14,101 moffshore Central Californiausgs.gov
4/27/053:24 PM3.313.7 km14,400 moffshore Central Californiausgs.gov
12/31/981:15 AM3.0913.4 km9,729 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
12/29/984:41 AM3.813.7 km9,949 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
12/29/984:38 AM3.713.4 km9,969 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
12/29/982:01 AM3.0913.4 km9,929 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
9/10/916:30 PM3.29.9 km5,302 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov
10/4/9011:04 PM3.611.2 km12,440 mNorthern Californiausgs.gov

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Santa Cruz, California

Santa Cruz (/ˈsæntə ˈkruːz/, Spanish: Holy Cross) is the county seat and largest city of Santa Cruz County, California. As of 2013 the U.S. Census Bureau estimated Santa Cruz's population at 62,864. on the northern edge of Monterey Bay, about 32 mi ..  ︎  Santa Cruz, California Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Santa Cruz, California
 Zip Code 95060: 51.8%
 Zip Code 95062: 33.6%
 Zip Code 95065: 9.9%
 Other: 4.7%

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