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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.

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Facts and Stats for Stockton*

  • Pollution Statistics in Stockton

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

    • Air Pollution 38.89 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 91.67 (Very High)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 33.33 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 66.67 (High)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 66.67 (High)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 50 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 66.67 (High)
  • Stockton: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Stockton for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Stockton.

    • Burglary and Theft 82.14 (Very High)
    • Mugging and Robbery 83.93 (Very High)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 86.54 (Very High)
    • Corruption and Bribery 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Car Stealing 87.5 (Very High)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 92.31 (Very High)
    • Attacks 84.62 (Very High)
    • Drug offense 94.23 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 41.07 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during night 3.57 (Very Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 80.77 (Very High)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 73.08 (High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 92.31 (Very High)
  • Living in Stockton - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 16.35 (Very Low)
    • Pollution Index 63.03 (High)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 34.33 (Low)
    • Health Care Index 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.96 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Stockton

    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 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 73 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.87 USD

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

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