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Stockton, Utah

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The location of Stockton

Welcome to Stockton ...

The town of Stockton is located in Tooele County.

The location of Stockton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

When the people of Stockton refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Stocktonian<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Stockton has a population of 684 people<3> (see below for details).

Stockton is 5,020 feet [1,530 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Stockton is about 1 mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Stockton lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Stockton: (435)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stockton had a population of 616 people. This makes Stockton the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Stockton represents 0.02% of the total population of Utah (which has 2,763,885 people), making it the state's 167th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 616 people, the population of Stockton increased 39.05% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 443 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Stockton had an population of 684 people. This is an increase of 11.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 54.4% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stockton.

Communities Also Named Stockton ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 30 communities that are also named Stockton - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California (2), Delaware, Georgia (2), Illinois, Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas, Manitoba, Maryland (3), Minnesota, Missouri, New Jersey, New York, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee (2), Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stockton. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stockton. 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 Stockton.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stockton ...

Looking for more information about Stockton? 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 Stockton, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stockton.

Communities near Stockton ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Herriman   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the East (E) of Stockton

Located in Salt Lake County

Tooele   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Stockton

Grantsville   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Stockton

Rush Valley   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Stockton

Cedar Fort   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Stockton

Located in Utah County

Ophir   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Stockton

Batesville   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Stockton

Clover   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Stockton

Erda   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the North (N) of Stockton

Mercur   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Stockton

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Tooele County

About Utah

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stockton. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Tooele County:

The official website for State of Utah:

Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>A demonym is the name for a resident of a community which is usually derived from (or is related to) the name of that community. In other words, it's how the residents of Stockton refer to themselves. It's important to note that there aren't any rules for taking a town's name and turning it into a demonym. A demonym is informal and while the majority of Stockton may use one name, keep in mind that others may use something different.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stockton.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stockton - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Stockton) 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 Stockton. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stockton

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stockton. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4497, Longitude: -112.3671     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stockton have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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