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Welcome to Stockton ...
When the people of Stockton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Stocktonian<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Stockton has a population of 312,697 people<3> (see below for details).
Stockton was incorporated July 23, 1850.
The community of Stockton is near sea level<4>.
Time Zone: Stockton lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Stockton: (209)
The ZIP codes for Stockton: 95201-95213, 95215, 95219, 95267, 95269, 95290, 95297-95298<5>
Websites for Stockton ...
Official Website: www.ci.stockton.ca.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stockton had an population of 312,697 people. This is an increase of 7.2% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.27% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Stockton had a population of 291,707 people (or 42.57% of the total population of San Joaquin County). This makes Stockton the county's most populous community.
The population of Stockton represents 0.78% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 13th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 291,707 people, the population of Stockton increased 19.66% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 243,771 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Stockton.
Communities Also Named Stockton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Stockton: This one is located in San Joaquin County and the other is located in San Diego County.
Beyond California, there are 30 communities that are also named Stockton - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Maryland (3), Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Utah, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stockton.
Communities near Stockton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stockton.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stockton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stockton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stockton. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Stockton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stockton. Our list includes 117 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Stockton.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stockton ...
Looking for more information about Stockton? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Stockton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stockton.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Stockton: www.ci.stockton.ca.us/
The official website for San Joaquin County: www.sjgov.org/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 Sep 2020