• Basin Name
  • Goleta
  • Basin Number
  • 3-016
  • SGMA Basin Priority
  • Very Low
  • Critically Overdrafted
  • No
  • Status
  • Adjudicated Basin
  • DWR Region & POC
  • Southern Region Office
    Anita Regmi
    (818) 549-2340

  • Number of Wells
  • 246
  • Hydrologic Region Name
  • Central Coast Hydrologic Region
  • Counties
  • Santa Barbara
  • Adjacent Basins


Located in California’s Central Coast hydrologic region, the Goleta is 9,217 acres in size. This Very Low priority basin is home to an estimated 47,540 people (2010 value), which have been at a rate of 9.9. Goleta is a(n) basin with approximately 246 wells, of which approximately 21 are water supply wells. Groundwater accounts for approximately 34.79 percent of the basin’s water supply.

Goleta adjudicated basin surrounded by an area managed by Goleta Fringe GSA

Basin Notes

Bulletin 118 basin description

Adjudicated basin info: https://sgma.water.ca.gov/adjudbasins/report/preview/66

87.16% of basin adjudicated; 12.84 per cent non-adjudicated

Adjacent basin: Foothill 3-053; no GX page to enter URL

2018 Final Basin Prioritization:  Basin status changed from medium to very low.

GSA Information


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