Facts About Santa Ana
Santa Ana is the County Seat and second-largest city in Orange County, and the eleventh largest in California.
The elevation of Santa Ana is 115 feet above sea level.
Members of the Tongva and Juaneño/Luiseño are indigenous to the area. The Tongva called the Santa Ana area “Hotuuk.”.
Santa Ana is located at 33°44′27″N 117°52′53″W.
The city has a total area of 27.5 square miles. of which 27.3 square miles of it is land and 0.2 square miles of it is water.
The record high temperature for Santa Ana was 112 °F on June 14, 1917. The record low temperature was 22 °F on December 31, 1918, and January 1, 1919.
Santa Ana lends its name to the Santa Ana Freeway (I-5), which runs through the city.
Santa Ana was founded in 1869 by William Spurgeon and started out as a large mustard field.
The estimated population of Santa Ana is 332,794, as of 2019.
This city is one of the youngest cities in the population, about 31% of its residents are less than 18 years old.