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Santa Barbara, California
Welcome to Santa Barbara ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Santa Barbara has a population of 92,101 people<1> (see below for details).
Santa Barbara was incorporated April 9, 1850.
The community of Santa Barbara is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Santa Barbara lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Santa Barbara is located in the (805) area code.
The ZIP codes for Santa Barbara: 93101-93103, 93105-93111, 93120-93121, 93130, 93140, 93150, 93160, 93190<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Santa Barbara had a population of 88,410 people (or 20.86% of the total population of Santa Barbara County). This makes Santa Barbara the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Santa Barbara represents 0.24% of the total population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 82nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 88,410 people, the population of Santa Barbara decreased 4.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 92,325 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Santa Barbara had an population of 92,101 people. This is an increase of 4.17% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 0.24% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Santa Barbara.
Communities near Santa Barbara ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Santa Barbara.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Santa Barbara:
Websites for Santa Barbara ...
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Santa Barbara ...
Looking for more information about Santa Barbara? 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 Santa Barbara, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Santa Barbara.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Santa Barbara: www.ci.santa-barbara.ca.us/
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: 21 Jan 2019