Stockton, California
City
City of Stockton
Downtown Stockton's waterfront in June 2013.
Downtown Stockton's waterfront in June 2013.
Official seal of Stockton, California
Seal
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
CountySan Joaquin
RegionSan Joaquin Valley
IncorporatedJuly 23, 1850[4]
Named forRobert F. Stockton
Government
 • TypeCity Manager-Council[5]
 • MayorMichael Tubbs (D)[6]
 • City councilVice Mayor Christina Fugazi[7]
Daniel Wright[8]
Susan Lofthus[9]
Michael Blower[10]
Elbert Holman[11]
Michael Tubbs[12]
 • City managerKurt O. Wilson[13]
 • State senatorCathleen Galgiani(D)[14]
 • AssemblymemberSusan Eggman (D)[14]
Area[15]
 • City64.75 sq mi (167.70 km2)
 • Land61.67 sq mi (159.72 km2)
 • Water3.08 sq mi (7.98 km2)  4.76%
Elevation[16]13 ft (4 m)
Population (2010)[17]
 • City291,707
 • Estimate (2016)[18]307,072
 • Rank1st in San Joaquin County
13th in California
63rd in the United States
 • Density4,979.52/sq mi (1,922.60/km2)
 • Metro726,126
Time zonePacific (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST)PDT (UTC-7)
ZIP codes95201–95213, 95215, 95219, 95267, 95269, 95296–95297
Area code209
FIPS code06-75000
GNIS feature IDs16598722411987
Websitewww.stocktongov.com