Santa Clarita

Santa Clarita is a city located in the northern part of Los Angeles County, California. The population is estimated to be around 210,000 people. It is the third largest city in Los Angeles County and the 17th largest in the state of California. The city was incorporated in 1987 and is made up of several communities, including Valencia, Saugus, and Canyon Country. Santa Clarita has a strong economy, with major industries including technology, entertainment, and manufacturing. Santa Clarita is home to a number of major companies, including Princess Cruises and the headquarters of the California Regional Multiple Listing Service. The area is known for its family-friendly atmosphere, excellent schools, and numerous parks and recreational opportunities. Several major companies are located within the area, such as Princess Cruises and California Institute of the Arts. Some popular activities to do in Santa Clarita include:

  1. Visit Six Flags Magic Mountain -a popular theme park features roller coasters, rides, and attractions for all ages which is across the way from the largest water park in California: Six Flags Hurricane Harbor!
  1. Explore the Santa Clarita Woodlands Park: This park features hiking trails, picnic areas, and a playground for children. The city is also home to the largest skate Park in California, the Santa Clarita Skate Park.
  2. Take a trip to the William S. Hart Park and Museum: This museum is dedicated to the life and career of the silent film star William S. Hart and features Western-themed exhibits and artifacts. Santa Clarita is also home to the California Institute of the Arts, one of the premier-performing and visual arts schools in the country.
  1. Go shopping at the Valencia Town Center: This large shopping mall features a wide variety of stores, restaurants, and entertainment options.
  2. Visit the Placerita Canyon Nature Center: This nature center features exhibits on the local flora and fauna, as well as hiking trails and a small lake.
  3. Attend a concert or show at the Santa Clarita Performing Arts Center
  4. Explore the local wineries and breweries
  5. The city has over 30 parks and many recreational opportunities, such as hiking and biking trails, campgrounds, and golf courses.
  6. Enjoy a day trip to the nearby mountains, beaches, or other nearby attractions.

These are just a few examples of the many things to do in Santa Clarita, California. The city offers a wide variety of activities and attractions to suit all interests.

Search All Homes

 
 
 

Overview for Santa Clarita, CA

198,230 people live in Santa Clarita, where the median age is 39 and the average individual income is $42,291. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

198,230

Total Population

39 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$42,291

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Santa Clarita, CA

Santa Clarita has 65,112 households, with an average household size of 3. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Santa Clarita do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 198,230 people call Santa Clarita home. The population density is 7,486.152 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

198,230

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

39

Median Age

49.6 / 50.4%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
65,112

Total Households

3

Average Household Size

$42,291

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Santa Clarita, CA

All ()
Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Santa Clarita. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Canyon Springs Community Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
Fair Oaks Ranch Community
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Arroyo Secondary Junior High
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
Bowman (Jereann) High (Continuation)
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Santa Clarita Christian School
PRIVATE
K - 12th
No rating available
Legacy Christian Academy
PRIVATE
K - 8th
No rating available
Gorman Learning Center San Bernardino/Santa Clarita
PUBLIC
K - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Highlands Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Santa Clarita Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Valley View Community Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Pinetree Community Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
3/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
PRIVATE
K - 6th
No rating available
Hart Regional Occupational Program
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
Opportunities for Learning - Santa Clarita
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
2/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Leona H. Cox Community Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Mitchell Community Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Sulphur Springs Special Education Consortia
PUBLIC
K - 6th
No rating available
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Montessori On Copper Hill
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Valencia Valley Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Charles Helmers Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
James Foster Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Sulphur Springs Community Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Learning Post Academy (Alternative)
PUBLIC
7th - 12th
5/5
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
Dr. J. Michael McGrath Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
PUBLIC
7th - 8th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Wiley Canyon Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
3/5
Rise & Shine Preschool & Kindergarten
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
Our Lady Of Perpetual Help School
PRIVATE
K - K
No rating available
Old Orchard Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
Peachland Avenue Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
K - 6th
4/5
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
5/5
Great Beginnings For Little Kids
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available
PUBLIC
K - 6th
5/5

Around Santa Clarita, CA

There's plenty to do around Santa Clarita, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

43
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
27
Somewhat Bikeable
Bike Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Nutrishop, Paleta Please, and Grayskull Vinyl.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining 4.78 miles 35 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 3.29 miles 25 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 1.12 miles 12 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.2 miles 9 reviews 5/5 stars
Active 3.77 miles 6 reviews 5/5 stars
Beauty 2.47 miles 61 reviews 5/5 stars

Let’s Talk

You’ve got questions and we can’t wait to answer them.