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Saugus, California

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Welcome to Saugus ...

Saugus is located in Los Angeles County.

When the people of Saugus refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Saugonian<1>

Saugus is 1,170 feet [357 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Saugus lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The ZIP code for Saugus: 91350<3>

Communities near Saugus ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2014<5>
Achois - Historic   [Map]   ---   SE   10 miles [16.1 km]
Castaic   [Map]   ---   NW   7 miles [11.3 km]
Chatsworth   [Map]   ---   S   11 miles [17.7 km]
Granada Hills   [Map]   ---   S   10 miles [16.1 km]
Hidden Hills   [Map]   1,919   S   18 miles [29 km]
Mint Canyon   [Map]   ---   E   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Saugus.

Communities Also Named Saugus ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Saugus - they are located in Massachusetts and Montana.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saugus.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Saugus. We make it easy to see a Google satellite image of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Saugus. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Saugus.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Saugus:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saugus ...

Looking for more information about Saugus? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Saugus? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Saugus, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Saugus.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Saugus. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
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PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

If you haven't already, you should also register your business through the Bing Business Portal.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saugus. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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The Panormaio website contains photo collections that might contain pictures for the area around Saugus:

Footnotes ...

<1>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Saugus refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a community's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Saugus may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saugus - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Saugus). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Saugus or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Saugus. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, private property - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Saugus) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Saugus. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saugus

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saugus. The point that we use is located at the coordinates of 34.4135, -118.5410   [Map]. The coordinates we use for Saugus have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saugus.

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Saugus.


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