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Welcome to Lompoc ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Lompoc has a population of 42,510 people<2> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Lompoc, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated August 13, 1888.
Lompoc is 80 feet [24 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Lompoc lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Lompoc lies within the (805) area code.
The ZIP codes for Lompoc: 93436-93438<4>
Websites for Lompoc ...
Official Website: www.cityoflompoc.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lompoc had an population of 42,510 people. This is an increase of 0.18% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.42% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Lompoc had a population of 42,434 people (or 10.01% of the total population of Santa Barbara County). This makes Lompoc the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Lompoc represents 0.11% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 189th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 42,434 people, the population of Lompoc increased 3.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 41,103 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Lompoc.
Communities near Lompoc ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lompoc.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lompoc. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lompoc.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lompoc. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lompoc.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lompoc. Our list includes 9 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Lompoc.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lompoc ...
Looking for more information about Lompoc? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Lompoc, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lompoc.
Adding Lompoc to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Lompoc in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Lompoc was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Lompoc on our Genealogy Page.
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The official website for Lompoc: www.cityoflompoc.com/
The official website for Santa Barbara County: www.countyofsb.org/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 17 Aug 2022