South Lake Tahoe is a city located in El Dorado County, California. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 23,609.
The east end of the city, on the California-Nevada border, is mainly geared towards tourism, with T-shirt shops, restaurants, hotels, Heavenly ski resort, and the casinos just across the border. The city extends about 5 miles west-southwest along highway 50, also known as Lake Tahoe Blvd. The western end of town is mainly residential, and clusters around "The Y" - the Y-shaped intersection of highways 50 and 89.
Web Sites and Links
City of South Lake TahoeIncludes City Council, parks and recreation, Police Department, public services, other city government information.
South Lake Tahoe Chamber of CommerceExtensive information for visitors, businesses, current or prospective residents. Includes museums, maps, history, biking and hiking trails, pictures, several directories.
South Tahoe Public Utility District (STPUD)Providing sewer and water service to the community of South Lake Tahoe. Explains its mission and lists its board of directors and departments.