San Joaquin County Spotlight
"From 2013 to 2018, jobs increased by 16.9% in
San Joaquin County, CA from 237,182 to 277,153. This change outpaced the national growth rate of 7.8%."
Population (2018)
Jobs (2018)
Median Household Income
San Joaquin County (70 miles East of the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley) has seven cities and 753,769 people. Its diverse industry mix of agriculture, e-fulfillment centers, advanced manufacturing, data centers/call center and government/medical service centers has attracted companies like Applied Aerospace, Amazon, Tesla, Pacific Medical, Medline, FedEx, Trinchero-Sutter Home Winery and Crate & Barrel. Located less than 60 miles from the Port of Oakland, its transit modes include: The Port of Stockton, Union Pacific Railroad and BSNF Railway Intermodals, Stockton Metropolitan Airport with Prime Air/Allegiant Air, and a highway transportation system that links the county to major urban markets through Interstates 5, 205, 580, and State Route Highway 99. 
Opportunity Zones are the newest tool in Economic Development - offering tax incentives for investments in targeted census tracts. Investments made through special funds in these zones are allowed to defer or eliminate capital gains taxes. Click below:
Workforce Incentives
San Joaquin County WorkNet assists companies expanding or moving into the area. Many new employers find it convenient to use one of five WorkNet Centers in the County to do initial recruitment. Knowledgeable WorkNet staff may function as part of a company's human resource team to meet specific needs. Services may include: developing hiring criteria, skills training programs, active recruitment, screening, testing and assessment of basic skills.
Shovel-Ready sites and Spec Buildings are the highlight of San Joaquin County real estate inventory. Home to both national and international companies, Amazon, Katerra and Tesla have all located here. Manufacturing has seen growth beyond the traditional food processing industry to include auto part production for Tesla, medical devices, and winery expansions. Healthcare and service industries have seen significant growth as well.
San Joaquin County Business Assistance
A single call to the San Joaquin Partnership provides access to a variety of services at our one-stop business center. Our professional staff can help with location, incentive and financing assistance.
As a one-stop resource, our team can assist all businesses with:
  • Business financing
  • Workforce preparation resources
  • Identifying permit licensing agencies
  • Current economic, demographic and industry statistics, including community profiles and tax structures for cities within San Joaquin County
  • Economic incentives (Local, State, and Federal)
  • Site selection
  • Personalized briefings
  • Coordination with ports, foreign trade zones, railroads and utility companies
  • Addressing industry specific issues
  • Human resource solutions
  • Labor market data, job training, and industry support resources
Contact Us Today!
San Joaquin Partnership
2800 West March Lane, Suite 470
Stockton, CA 95219
Phone: 209-956-3380

County Spotlight distributed by:
Jennifer Faughn
California Central Valley EDC
Sponsored by:
Central California Workforce Collaborative (CCWC)
Central/Mother Lode Regional Consortium