Santa Clarita, California is a city located twenty minutes north of Hollywood, Ca. The population is about 200,000. It’s a great place to raise a family because of low crime, great schools and excellent weather. Santa Clarita is mainly known for being the home to Six Flags Magic Mountain theme park (with many great roller-coasters) as well as Six Flags Hurricane Harbor. (A waterpark with slides and a wave pool. ) Santa Clarita is also home to silent movie star William S. Hart.