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Welcome to San Joaquin ...

The city of San Joaquin is located in Fresno County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, San Joaquin has a population of 4,043 people<1> (see below for details).

San Joaquin was incorporated February 14, 1920.

The community of San Joaquin is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: San Joaquin lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

San Joaquin is within the boundaries of the (559) area code.

The ZIP code for San Joaquin: 93660<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, San Joaquin had a population of 4,001 people. This makes San Joaquin the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of San Joaquin represents 0.01% of the population of California (which has 37,253,956 people), making it the state's 435th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 4,001 people, the population of San Joaquin increased 22.35% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 3,270 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, San Joaquin had an population of 4,043 people. This is an increase of 1.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.64% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for San Joaquin.

Communities near San Joaquin ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from San Joaquin and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Burrel   [Map]   ---   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Cantua Creek   [Map]   ---   SW   10 miles [16.1 km]
Five Points   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Floyd   [Map]   ---   NE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Fresno City - Historic   [Map]   ---   NW   5 miles [8 km]
Giffen Cantua Ranch   [Map]   ---   SW   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for San Joaquin.

Communities Also Named San Joaquin ...

While we believe that this San Joaquin is located in Fresno County, we know of another 2 California communities named San Joaquin. Those communities are located in the following counties: Orange and San Benito County.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for San Joaquin.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around San Joaquin. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of San Joaquin. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around San Joaquin.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for San Joaquin:

Websites for San Joaquin ...

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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for San Joaquin ...

Looking for more information about San Joaquin? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for San Joaquin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for San Joaquin.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) San Joaquin. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for San Joaquin.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around San Joaquin - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as San Joaquin). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether San Joaquin or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from San Joaquin. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- San Joaquin) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for San Joaquin. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from San Joaquin

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in San Joaquin. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 36.6074, Longitude: -120.1885     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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