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Welcome to Antioch ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Antioch has a population of 111,502 people<2> (see below for details).
Antioch was established in 1850 and was incorporated February 6, 1872.
The community of Antioch is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Antioch lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Antioch lies within the (925) area code.
The ZIP codes for Antioch: 94509, 94531<4>
Websites for Antioch ...
Official Website: www.ci.antioch.ca.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Antioch had an population of 111,502 people. This is an increase of 8.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.16% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Antioch had a population of 102,372 people (which is 9.76% of the total population of Contra Costa County). This makes Antioch the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Antioch represents 0.27% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 64th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 102,372 people, the population of Antioch increased 13.08% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 90,532 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Antioch.
Adding Antioch to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Antioch in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Antioch was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Antioch on a map titled Map of the Lincoln Highway (1924).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Antioch on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Antioch ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 95 communities that are also named Antioch - they are located in Alabama (7), Arkansas (6), Florida, Georgia (9), Illinois, Indiana (4), Kansas (2), Kentucky (5), Louisiana (3), Mississippi (7), Missouri (2), Nebraska, North Carolina (6), Ohio (2), Oklahoma (2), Ontario, South Carolina (6), Tennessee (13), Texas (11), Virginia (3) and West Virginia (3).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Antioch.
Communities near Antioch ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Antioch.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Antioch. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Antioch.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Antioch. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Antioch.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Antioch. Our list includes 8 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Antioch.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Antioch ...
Looking for more information about Antioch? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Antioch, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Antioch.
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The official website for Antioch: www.ci.antioch.ca.us/
The official website for Contra Costa County: www.co.contra-costa.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 14 Jun 2021