Stockton, California 

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Best Places to Live in Stockton, California

Small port/Industrial city - Northern California, in Central Valley, 50 miles south of Sacramento
-Mild winters
-Close to Bay Area
-Improving economy
-Cost of living and housing
-Crime rates
-Low educational attainment

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What Bert Has To Say About Stockton-Lodi Metro Area

Stockton, an inland port at the end of a ship channel accessing the San Francisco Bay, is a somewhat gritty Central California transportation, distribution and agricultural center. Despite an attempted comeback with some downtown renewal and public relations efforts, and pleasant suburbs near the University of the Pacific campus, the area remains generally unattractive and working class in character. Crime rates (particularly violent crime) remain very high, but the employment picture has improved somewhat.


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Country: United States
State: California
County: San Joaquin County
Metro Area: Stockton-Lodi Metro Area
City: Stockton
Zip Codes: 95206, 95207, 95209, 95210, 95205, 95204, 95219, 95212, 95203, 95202, 11 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 22 ft above sea level


The unemployment rate in Stockton is 9.00% (U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Stockton jobs have increased by 2.82%. Learn More...
Compared to the rest of the country, Stockton's cost of living is 11.70% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Stockton's Cost of Living
Stockton's population is 305,658 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 44.90%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 41 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Stockton is $230,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -38.52%. Check out the homes in the area.
Stockton public schools spend $10,673 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 27.5 students per teacher in Stockton. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Stockton

It's a good time to buy in Stockton. Home Appreciation is up 7.5% in the last 12 months. Browse Stockton Real Estate.

The median home price in Stockton is $230,100. Browse Homes in this Range.

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Reviews for Stockton    31 Reviews
I like it - 9/3/2017
Honestly, I like Stockton. Majority of people I've run into have been super sweet. I dropped some money in a store & the woman behind me let me know I dropped it. Nice... (Read More)

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High crime and unemployment - 4/21/2017
STOCKTON,CA. is a city with a high crime and unemployment rate with a very large homeless population. This city is unsafe and is not kept up to clean standards due... (Read More)

I love Stockton - 9/14/2011
Stockton has 300000 people- are they all stupid ,Stockton is not a bad place to live believe me I lived here all my life, It is a California city after all and not the... (Read More)

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95206, 95207, 95209, 95210, 95205, 95204, 95219, 95212, 95203, 95202, 11 total