A Place to Thrive.
San Joaquin County.
San Joaquin County Government is an inventive partner who works on behalf of…
Economic Development
San Joaquin County Government is an inventive partner who works on behalf of business, non-profits, and prospective investors seeking growth, to find answers, connect people and quickly facilitate transactions with the objective of advancing enterprise in throughout the County.
Emergency Preparation
SJREADY is a community notification system to alert residents about emergency events and other important public safety information. This system allows San Joaquin County to provide you with critical information quickly in a variety of situations such as severe weather, unexpected road closures, and evacuations of neighborhoods and buildings.

Agricultural Commissioner / Assessor-Recorder-County Clerk / Auditor Controller / Board of Supervisors / Child Support Services / Community Development / Clerk of the Board / More


Find County services you can access on-line. Abatement / Absentee Ballots / Abuse Accounts Payable / Address Change / Adoption / More

Strategic Priorities

San Joaquin County measures our success by the prosperity of our communities. We keep our focus firmly on ensuring that our County’s priorities – fiscal responsibility, good governance, public safety, economic growth, and managing and preserving our water resources – guide our investments, actions, innovation and service.

Meet Your
Board of Supervisors
The Board of Supervisors is the governing body of San Joaquin County and serves more than 779,000 residents. The Board established County policies, passes local ordinances, approves the budget, sets local tax rates, supports community programs and provides many other essential services.
County News
For media inquiries, contact Hilary Crowley, Public Information Officer hcrowley@sjgov.org (209) 468-2997
May 29, 2024
Judyanne Vallado Appointed as New San Joaquin County Public Defender

Stockton, CA - Judyanne Vallado was recently appointed by the Board of Supervisors as the new Public Defender. In this role, Vallado will ensure that all indigent residents who are charged with a crime, and are financially unable to retain private counsel, receive a rigorous defense.

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  • May 29, 2024
    Board Supports Shop San Joaquin to Help Local Businesses and Consumers
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  • May 23, 2024
    Board Supports Local Small Businesses
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  • May 22, 2024
    Board Seeks Accountability for Homeless Programs
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Our History
Greatness Grows Here
Established in 1850, San Joaquin County is composed of 25 departments and agencies that provide a full range of services to more than 779,000 residents. Encompassing an area of 1,426 square miles, including 35 square miles of water and waterways, with seven cities — Escalon, Lathrop, Lodi, Manteca, Ripon, Stockton, and Tracy — San Joaquin County has a long history of providing responsive public service and innovative programs while operating under sound fiscal principles. Working together, an elected Board of Supervisors and County staff strive to represent, and support and protect the individuals, families, businesses, and natural resources that make our County a great place to live, work and play.