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California Cities starting with SAN or SANTA

Try to name all the cities and towns in California whose names start with the word "San" or "Santa".
Not counting cities where San or Santa is not a separate word
Incorporated places only. Source: Wikipedia.
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First submittedJuly 27, 2018
Last updatedSeptember 12, 2018
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Population
City
12,336
San Anselmo
209,924
San Bernardino
41,114
San Bruno
106,433
Ventura, officially
San Buenaventura
28,406
San Carlos
63,522
San Clemente
1,301,617
San Diego
33,371
San Dimas
23,645
San Fernando
805,235
San Francisco
39,718
San Gabriel
44,199
San Jacinto
Population
City
4,001
San Joaquin
945,942
San Jose
1,862
San Juan Bautista
34,593
San Juan Capistrano
84,950
San Leandro
41,119
San Luis Obispo
83,781
San Marcos
13,147
San Marino
97,207
San Mateo
29,139
San Pablo
57,713
San Rafael
Population
City
72,148
San Ramon
324,528
Santa Ana
88,410
Santa Barbara
116,468
Santa Clara
176,320
Santa Clarita
59,946
Santa Cruz
16,223
Santa Fe Springs
99,553
Santa Maria
89,736
Santa Monica
29,321
Santa Paula
167,815
Santa Rosa
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level 85
Aug 7, 2018
Excellent quiz. Might I suggest that 'Ramon' and 'Fe Springs' be acceptable type-ins?
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level ∞
Aug 8, 2018
Thanks for the suggestion. Ramon will work now. Fe Springs would have worked before.
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level 59
Aug 7, 2018
May I ask why you did not include Santa Rosa (which has a nice Charles Shultz museum up near the wine country)... And also San Simeon where the famous Hearst Castle sits ... ??? Thanks (Nice Quiz!!)
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level ∞
Aug 8, 2018
Rosa is include. San Simeon is not a city or town according to the Wikipedia article cited.
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level 75
Oct 17, 2018
I also tried San Simeon. I looked it up and it is listed on Wikipedia as a "census-designated place" in San Luis Obispo County. CDPs are considered neither incorporated nor unincorporated. The 2010 population was 462, which surprised me. I guess all those people are tourists or beach visitors.
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level 72
Aug 8, 2018
I know itβ€˜s nitpicking, but what about San Buenaventura (commonly shortened to Ventura)?
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level 62
Aug 8, 2018
As it meets the criteria of being an Incorporated city in California, I have added this now.
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level 77
Aug 10, 2018
San Dimas High School football rules!!!
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level 70
Aug 16, 2018
You sound like San Dimas' most famous residents, Bill and Ted.
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level 59
Oct 17, 2018
69 dudes!
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level 58
Oct 23, 2018
Bogus!
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level 65
Sep 4, 2018
What about San Ysidro, about 28,000? Or is this considered part of San Diego?
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level ∞
Sep 5, 2018
I think you answered your own question. :)
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level 72
Oct 17, 2018
I tried San Quentin, it's home to some people. I just started putting San and guessing saint's names in Spanish which got me a bunch.
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level 75
Oct 17, 2018
I got most of mine that way.
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level 50
Oct 17, 2018
Great Quiz, nice mixture of educated guessing and hard knowledge.
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level 59
Oct 17, 2018
San Pedro? Is it a town or a Long Beach neighborhood? I remember that great band The Minutemen came from there.
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level 65
Oct 17, 2018
I just typed in San Marino as a joke, looks like humor paid off this time!
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level 58
Jan 11, 2019
It is named indirectly after the country, which is weird but not as weird as the history of Pasadena's name!
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level 36
Oct 19, 2018
Missed San Bruno and San Mateo despite living about 15 minutes from both
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level 48
Oct 29, 2018
Missed San Leandro where I live...Doh!