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Welcome to Orcutt ...

Orcutt is located in Santa Barbara County<1>.

Orcutt is 350 feet [107 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Orcutt is within the boundaries of the (805) area code.

The ZIP code for Orcutt: 93455<3>

Communities Also Named Orcutt ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Orcutt: This one is located in Santa Barbara County and the other is located in San Diego County.

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

Communities near Orcutt ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Orcutt.

  • Santa Maria [Santa Barbara County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Santa Maria
    • Santa Maria [Santa Barbara County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the north of Orcutt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 105,851 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Maria
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Maria<5>
  • Lompoc [Santa Barbara County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lompoc
    • Lompoc [Santa Barbara County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Orcutt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,253 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lompoc
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lompoc<5>
  • Arroyo Grande [San Luis Obispo County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Arroyo Grande
    • Arroyo Grande [San Luis Obispo County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Orcutt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 17,821 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Arroyo Grande
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Arroyo Grande<5>
  • Guadalupe [Santa Barbara County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Guadalupe
    • Guadalupe [Santa Barbara County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Orcutt
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,140 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Guadalupe
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Guadalupe<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Betteravia [Santa Barbara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Betteravia
      • Betteravia [Santa Barbara County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the northwest of Orcutt
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Betteravia
    • Casmalia [Santa Barbara County]
    • Garey [Santa Barbara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Garey
      • Garey [Santa Barbara County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the east of Orcutt
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Garey
    • Vandenberg Village [Santa Barbara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vandenberg Village
      • Vandenberg Village [Santa Barbara County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the south of Orcutt
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandenberg Village have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vandenberg Village
    • Los Alamos [Santa Barbara County]
    • Mission Hills [Santa Barbara County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mission Hills
      • Mission Hills [Santa Barbara County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the south of Orcutt
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mission Hills have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mission Hills

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 Orcutt. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Orcutt.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Orcutt. 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 Orcutt.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Orcutt. See our Newspapers Page for Orcutt.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Orcutt ...

Looking for more information about Orcutt? 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 Orcutt, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Orcutt.

Adding Orcutt to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Orcutt 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 Orcutt was on a map titled Road Map for California (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Orcutt on our Genealogy Page.

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

The official website for Santa Barbara County: www.countyofsb.org/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Santa Barbara, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Orcutt - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Orcutt). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Orcutt or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Orcutt) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Orcutt. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from OrcuttOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Orcutt. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.8651, Longitude: -120.4367    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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