Stockton Tourism

Stockton is the county seat of San Joaquin County located in the Northern portion of the U.S. State California and the San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland, CA Combined Statistical Area, an extension of the Bay Area. Stockton was founded by Captain Charles Maria Weber in 1849 after he acquired Rancho Campo de los Franceses. The city is named after Robert F. Stockton, and it was the first community in California to not have a name of Spanish or Native American origin. The city is located on the San Joaquin River in the northern San Joaquin Valley and had an estimated population of 315,592 as of 2016. Stockton is the 13th largest city in California and the 63rd largest city in the United States. It was named an All-America City in 1999, 2004 and again in 2015. Built during the California Gold Rush, Stockton's seaport serves as a gateway to the Central Valley and beyond. It provided easy access for trade and transportation to the southern gold mines. Stockton has been the location of the oldest university in California, University of the Pacific since 1923. As a result of the 2008 financial crisis, Stockton was the second largest city in the United States to file for bankruptcy protection. Stockton successfully exited bankruptcy in February 2015.

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This warm abode of Stockton is a delightful place to visit in United States. A gripping city on its own right, Sacramento also deserves a visit. Sacramento, is a worth visiting city owing to its prime attractions like Alcatraz Island, Muir Woods National Monument, Golden Gate Bridge. To reach Stockton, hop on a flight to airport which is the nearest major Sacramento International Airport. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

Yes,it is that simple really! Enjoy your trip! Keep travelling!

The best tours and activities in the city, guided by experts to give you a local insight to the best of Stockton

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  • Know the pollution level of Stockton before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 43.18 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 93.75 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 43.75 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 70 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 65 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 59.38 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 70 (High)
  • How safe is Stockton for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Stockton.

    • Burglary and Theft 79.41 (High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 79.41 (High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 82.81 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 55 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 82.35 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 88.33 (Very High)
    • Attacks 79.69 (High)
    • Drug offense 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 39.71 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during night 7.35 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 73.44 (High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 67.19 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 89.06 (Very High)
    • Safety Index 18.97 (Very Low)
    • Climate Index 85.84 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 67.05 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.33 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 50 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.65 (Very Low)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Stockton

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.3 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.35 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.62 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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