Local, County, State, & General Resources;
The following websites provide detailed information on our City of Stockton, San Joaquin County, the State of California, and useful community resources. You'll be surprised with all the information!
Stockton, California - Official Website www.Stocktongov.com
Welcome to our City! Their website gets more informative by the month! Need help in getting your utilities on? You can look for events in the City, read our municipal code, even view council meetings online!
Stockton is located in the northern central part of California, 83 freeway miles east of the San Francisco Bay area and 40 miles south of Sacramento. The Stockton area boasts 1,200 miles of waterways for recreation.
Quick Facts About Stockton:
Population: 243,771 based on 2000 census, Square miles: 56.5, Elevation: 15' average, Rank in size of CA cities: 12th
San Joaquin County - Official Website http://www.co.san-joaquin.ca.us
If you are REALLY looking for Community Resources including business, government, recreation for the entire county...this is it! San Joaquin County facts, departments,
phone directories, new districts, etc...
S.J.County "Council of Governments." http://www.sjcog.org
The San Joaquin Council of Governments, better known as SJCOG, brings together mayors, city council members and county supervisors to work on regional issues for San Joaquin County. While regional transportation planning is its primary role, SJCOG also takes a look at population statistics, airport land use, habitat and open space planning, and other regional issues.
State of California - Official Website http://www.state.ca.us
We're sure you'll be able to find almost anything about California from this site.
Educational opportunities abound in the Stockton area, from the University of the Pacific (ranked 12th among western regional comprehensive universities), California State University Stanislaus - Stockton, San Joaquin Delta College, Humphreys College and School of Law, as well as a variety of public, private, and vocational schools.
University of the Pacific (UOP) www.pacific.edu/
A private university offering a wide variety of undergraduate, graduate level, and professional development programs.
California State University; Stanislaus - Stockton www.stockton.csustan.edu/
A branch campus of CSU Stanislaus offering a variety of degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level, as well as various education credential and continuing education programs.
San Joaquin Delta College www.deltacollege.edu
A community college that is at the heart of the post-secondary education system in Stockton. In addition to its general education curricula, Delta College offers more than 50 occupational programs.
Humphreys College and School of Law www.humphreys.edu/
A private liberal arts college specializing in business administration, computer science, and law.
National University www.nu.edu
University of Phoenix www.phoenix.edu
Independent, nonprofit institutions offering a wide range of degree programs in a format uniquely suited for working adults.
Public and Private Education www.sjcoe.org/schools.asp
In addition to the excellent institutions and higher learning opportunities, the Stockton area is served by six high schools, seven middle schools and forty elementary schools. For more information on public schools in Stockton, visit the San Joaquin County Office of Education's website. Stockton also offers a large number of elementary and secondary private schools. Some of those schools include: St. Mary's High School, Brookside Christian Schools, Annunciation, Carden, Oakbrooke, Trinity Lutheran, Merryhill School, St. Luke's, St. George's, Sierra Christian, and many more.
The Bob Hope Theatre www.bobhopetheatre.com
The recent renovation of the Bob Hope Theatre has created a wonderful space for the citizens of Stockton to enjoy not only local arts productions, film, dance, comedy and Broadway type entertainment, but also the latest in top name musical entertainment.
The Stockton Arena www.stocktontickets.com
Schedule of Events, Ticket information, seating charts, customer service department, and frequently asked questions--it's all here!
Haggin Museum www.hagginmuseum.org
Located in Victory Park at 1201 N. Pershing Ave.
Tidewater Art Gallery www.tidewaterartgallery.com
223 E. Weber Avenue, directly across the street from the San Joaquin County Courthouse, near Weber Point.
Elsie May Goodwin Gallery www.stocktonartleague.org
Located on the "Miracle Mile" at 1902 Pacific Avenue in Stockton.
Stockton Civic Theatre www.sctlivetheatre.org
Regional Transit System www.sanjoaquinrtd.com
Resources, bus routes, commuter services...
The Altamont Commuter Express Rail System www.acerail.com/
Ride the Train!
Stockton Chamber of Commerce www.stocktonchamber.org
Convention & Visitors' Bureau www.visitstockton.org
Planning a trip to Stockton soon? Looking to relocate your home or business? The Convention & Visitors' Bureau is happy to assist you!