Stockton, California
City of Stockton
Downtown Stockton's waterfront in June 2013.
Downtown Stockton's waterfront in June 2013.
Official seal of Stockton, California
Nickname(s): '"Tuleburg",[1] "Mudville",[1]"California's Sunrise Seaport".[2] "Port City".[1]"Asparagus Capital of America",[1]
Motto(s): "Stockton: All American City"[3]
Location in San Joaquin County and the State of California
Location in San Joaquin County and the State of California
Stockton, California is located in the US
Stockton, California
Stockton, California
Location in the United States
Coordinates: 37°58′32″N 121°18′03″W
Country  United States
State  California
County San Joaquin
Region San Joaquin Valley
Incorporated July 23, 1850[4]
Named for Robert F. Stockton
 • Type City Manager-Council[5]
 • Mayor Michael Tubbs (D)[6]
 • City council Vice Mayor Christina Fugazi[7]
Daniel Wright[8]
Susan Lofthus[9]
Michael Blower[10]
Elbert Holman[11]
Michael Tubbs[12]
 • City manager Kurt O. Wilson[13]
 • State senator Cathleen Galgiani(D)[14]
 • Assemblymember Susan Eggman (D)[14]
 • City 64.75 sq mi (167.70 km2)
 • Land 61.67 sq mi (159.72 km2)
 • Water 3.08 sq mi (7.98 km2)  4.76%
Elevation[16] 13 ft (4 m)
Population (2010)[17]
 • City 291,707
 • Estimate (2016)[18] 307,072
 • Rank 1st in San Joaquin County
13th in California
63rd in the United States
 • Density 4,979.52/sq mi (1,922.60/km2)
 • Metro 726,126
Time zone Pacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes 95201–95213, 95215, 95219, 95267, 95269, 95296–95297
Area code 209
FIPS code 06-75000
GNIS feature IDs 16598722411987