A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Santa Clara, Utah
Welcome to Santa Clara ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Santa Clara has a population of 8,417 people<2> (see below for details).
Santa Clara was established in 1854.
The community of Santa Clara is 2,740 feet [835 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Santa Clara is about ½ mile above sea level.
Time Zone: Santa Clara lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Santa Clara (for example, toward Colorado City (AZ)), you will leave Mountain Time and cross into the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST). In addition, you will be moving from an area that observes daylight saving time to one that does not.
Santa Clara is located in the (435) area code.
The ZIP code for Santa Clara: 84765<4>
Websites for Santa Clara ...
Official Website: www.santaclaracityutah.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Santa Clara had an population of 8,417 people. This is an increase of 40.21% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 81.79% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Santa Clara had a population of 6,003 people. This makes Santa Clara the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Santa Clara represents 0.22% of the population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 75th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 6,003 people, the population of Santa Clara increased 29.65% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,630 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Santa Clara.
Adding Santa Clara to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Santa Clara in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Santa Clara elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Santa Clara mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Santa Clara on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Santa Clara ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 11 communities that are also named Santa Clara - they are located in California, Colorado, Florida, Nevada, New Mexico (3), New York, Oregon, South Dakota and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Santa Clara.
Communities near Santa Clara ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Santa Clara.
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 Santa Clara. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Santa Clara.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Santa Clara. 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 Santa Clara.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Santa Clara. See our Newspapers Page for Santa Clara.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Santa Clara ...
Looking for more information about Santa Clara? 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 Clara, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Santa Clara.
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The official website for Santa Clara: www.santaclaracityutah.com/
The official website for Washington County: www.washco.state.ut.us/
The official website for State of Utah: https://www.utah.gov/
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This page was last modified: 21 Jan 2021