Santa Cruz County History

Santa Cruz County
Census Populations
[please note that there may be totals missing for various years] 


Incorporated Place/Town/City 2000 1990 1980 1970 1960 1950 1940 1930 1920 1910 1900 1890 1880 1870 1860 1850
Amesti 2,436
Aptos 9,396 9,061 7,039 8,704
Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley 2,361 2,205
Ben Lomond 2,364 7,884 7,238 2,793 1,814
Boulder Creek 4,081 6,725 5,662 1,806 1,306 1,497 544 489
1949 Capitola 10,033 10,171 9,095 5,080 2,021 1,848
Corralitos 2,431 2,512
Felton 1,051 5,350 4,564 2,062 1,380 259 271
Freedom 6,000 8,361 6,416 5,563 4,206 2,765
Interlaken 7,328 6,404
La Selva Beach 1,603 1,171
Live Oak 16,628 15,212 11,482 6,443 3,518
Opal Cliffs 6,458 5,940 5,041 5,425 3,825
Pasatiempo 1,115
Rio del Mar 9,198 8,919 7,067
1866 Santa Cruz 54,593 49,040 41,483 32,076 25,596 21,970 16,896 14,395 10,917 11,146 5,659 5,596 3,898 2,561 950
1966 Scotts Valley 11,385 8,615 6,891 3,621
Soquel 5,081 9,188 6,212 5,795 2,987 2,982 328
Twin Lakes 5,533 5,379 4,502 3,012 1,849
Twin Lakes - Delmar 6,733
1969 Watsonville 44,265 31,099 23,662 14,569 13,293 11,572 8,937 8,344 5,013 4,446 3,528 2,149 1,799 1,151 398

Source: Historical Census Populations of California State, Counties, Cities, Places, and Towns, 1850-2000. California State Department of Finance, Demographic Research Unit. 2003. (http://www.dof.ca.gov/html/Demograp/histtext.htm) 


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