Welcome to 95003


Aptos is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Cruz County, California, United States. The population was 6,220 at the 2010 census. Aptos is bisected northwest-to-southeast by the State Route 1 freeway.

Aptos is also an unincorporated town defined by ZIP codes 95001 and 95003. The town includes several small communities with a combined population of 24,402:

  • Aptos Hills-Larkin Valley, a rural area north of State Route 1
  • Cabrillo
  • Seacliff, south of State Route 1, west of Aptos Creek
  • Rio Del Mar, south of State Route 1, from Aptos Creek southeast to Seascape
  • Seascape, south of State Route 1, centered on Seascape Beach Resort