The City of Stanton is located in northwestern Orange County. With a population of more than 39,000 in 3.1 square miles, residents enjoy a small town community feeling. The City was incorporated in 1956 and has enjoyed growth and prosperity since that time. The City's motto - Community Pride and Forward Vision identifies Stanton as a place where innovation and pride in the community are an important aspect of life in Stanton. Community excitement comes from revitalization of commercial and residential areas, and the attraction of major new developments created through an active redevelopment program. Stanton residents enjoy major retail opportunities, active civic volunteers and a business-friendly City organizations. Residents benefit from a wide variety of programs provided by the City which include great parks, a family resource center, annual holiday events and programs which support taking pride in ownership.

Community Profile

Population: 38,305
Form of Government: Council - Manager
Date Incorporated: June 4, 1956
Land Area: 3.1 square miles
Governing Body: City Council (5 Council Members elected in non-partisan, at-large elections to 4-year overlapping terms. The Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem are Council Members that are selected by the City Council.)
City Motto: "Community Pride & Forward Vision"
City Flower: Bird of Paradise
City Tree: Jacaranda
Police Protection: One Station;
Contract with the County of Orange Sheriff's Department
Fire Protection: One Station;
Contract with the Orange County Fire Authority
Library: One Branch; Provided by the County of Orange
Number of Street Lights: 1,281
Miles of City Streets: 44
Number of Signalized Intersections: 19
Miles of Sanitary Sewers: 40
Number of City Parks: 6
Number of Registered Voters: 14,956 (as of May, 2010)

City Of Stanton
7800 Katella Avenue
Stanton, Ca 90680-3162

Telephone: (714) 379-9222
City Hall Fax: (714) 890-1443
Information Line: (714) 890-4252 Option 3
Graffiti Hot Line: (714) 890-4252 Option 2
Stanton Community Services Center: (714) 379-0129

The City of Stanton is open Monday through Thursday and closed every Friday.