Stockton, CA 

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+30.4% since 2000

Unemployment Rate


Cost of Living

124.7 / 100

Median Home Price


Median Income


Comfort Index (Climate)

8.3 / 7.2

summer / winter

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Stockton, CA

Stockton, California is an exciting city with plenty to offer. Visitors can explore its picturesque waterfront and wind their way around the beautiful Miracle Mile. Nature lovers can take a guided boat tour of the Delta or explore the vast wetlands of San Joaquin Wildlife Park. History buffs can learn more about Stockton's past at places such as Bob Hope Theatre or Weber Historic Point. Art-lovers will appreciate Stockton Arts Center and Grand Theatre for their unique displays and performances. Night owls will enjoy a wide range of bars and restaurants that offer delicious cuisine from all over the world. Stockton is sure to provide an unforgettable experience for any visitor. Small port/Industrial city - Northern California, in Central Valley, 50 miles south of Sacramento.
State: California
County: San Joaquin County
Metro Area: Stockton Metro Area
City: Stockton
Zip Codes: 95206, 95207, 95209, 95210, 95205, 95219, 95204, 95212, 95203, 95202, 11 total
Cost of Living: 24.7% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 22 ft above sea level
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Mild winters
Close to Bay Area
Improving economy
Cost of living and housing
Crime rates
Low educational attainment

What Bert Has To Say About Stockton 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.


The unemployment rate in Stockton is 10.3% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Stockton jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Stockton's cost of living is 24.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Stockton's Cost of Living

May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Stockton, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

In the last Presidential election, San Joaquin county remained strongly Democratic, 55.6% to 41.8%. More Voting Stats

Stockton's population is 317,818 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.9%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 29.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Stockton is . Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 4.7%.

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. More Education

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Housing Market in Stockton

It's a good time to buy in Stockton. Home Appreciation is up 4.7% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Stockton is .

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Screw Stockton. - 10/31/2020
Since living here, i have been subjected to several hate crimes, and for NO REASON. spent week at french camp county hospital, after being beaten in a coma by group of... Read More

Stockton - Good if you live in the right area - 6/9/2020
I’ve lived in Stockton, CA for 10 of the last 11 years. I’ve lived in Sacramento, Vacaville, Los Angeles and Monterey in California. I’ve also lived in Duluth, Minnesota... Read More

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