Spanos Park an Upscale Community of Exclusive, Planned Neighborhoods
An Upscale Community of
Exclusive, Planned Residential Areas
Spanos Park, situated within Stockton, is an upscale community of exclusive, planned residential areas. Spanos Park has become the most spirited residential development by the A.G. Spanos Companies ever. Combined, the Spanos Park West and Spanos Park East are over a billion-dollars which make up 3,000 acres of master designed residential communities in the northwest corner of Stockton.
The Spanos Park master plan includes 2,800+
single family homes, three elementary schools, two middle schools, a high school, lakes, parks, recreation centers, bike paths,
multi-housing units, executive office campus, retail complex and many other amenities which greatly add to the residents quality of life.
The City of Stockton is prominently situated along the banks of The
San Joaquin Delta inland ship channel which links up with the San
Francisco Bay via the San Joaquin and Sacramento Rivers. Stockton is
positioned just 60 miles due East of the San Francisco Bay Area, only 83
miles East of the City of San Francisco, and a short 45 miles due South on
Interstate 5 from Sacramento, which is the California Capital.
Stockton is served by major roadways, including
Interstate 5 and State Routes 4, 99 and 88
Major industries providing employment include educational, health and social services, retail trade and
manufacturing. Stockton offers many waterways and parks for outdoor recreation, as well as a thriving arts
community for cultural entertainment. Several universities and colleges are also in Stockton for those who
wish to attain a degree in higher education.
Stockton served by Stockton Metropolitan Airport, located on county land just south of city limits. The airport has been
approved as a Foreign Trade Zone (FTZ) and is primarliy employed by agricultural
and manufacturing organizations for shipping reasons. (FTZs) were originated in the U.S. to impart
specialized customs practices to U.S. companies involved in international trade-related pursuits.
Since the deregulation of airlines, passenger service has been hit and miss a
number of times. Most recently, domestic service resumed in June 2006 with service to
Las Vegas by Allegiant Air,
and the days of service/number of flights were expanded a few months later due
to demand. Ground transportation is available from Hertz, Enterprise, Yellow Cab and Aurora Limousine. Air service to
Phoenix began in September 2007.
- California International Airports:
Sharing the Wealth : My Story Alex Spanos - Wow, an inspiration to read a biography on someone so brilliant, straight forward and genuine...A remarkable true rags to riches story. Astounding how he when he was starting out he busted his hump for all he has achieved.
While with all of that power and money, he continues to live in the same town he was raised in, how he helped out his hometown and the fact that his family works with him. Simply an inspiration and an authentic all
American story of success that anyone will enjoy reading.
Spanos Park weather is temperate, with warm dry days and
cool nights in the summer. Winter is most often mild with rare freezing
temperatures. Some light rain falls during the winter months. The weather
in the summers is warm. Average annual rainfall is 13.95 inches per year
while the average temperature is 63 degrees F.
The typical winter temperature is 45.2 degrees F, average spring temperature
are around 59.0 degrees F, average summer temperature are about 78.0 degrees
F although fall temperature cool off to an average 64.6 degrees F.
Stockton offers a large selection of accommodations.
With more than 2,000 hotel and motel rooms in the area, you are bound to find
what you are looking for. Whether it is for business or pleasure, there is truly
something for every taste and pocket book. Search for lodging in
Stockton and other San Joaquin County communities
Park West Place Shopping Store Photos, phones and more
I-5 and Eight Mile Road - Trinity Parkway
Stockton, CA 95219 Stockton's newest shopping area conveniently located
just off Interstate 5. Target; Kohl's; Bed, Bath & Beyond; Borders; Dress
Barn; Famous Footwear; Lane Bryant, PetsMart; Sportmart; Babies R Us, Ross;
and more. The center a total of 750,000 square feet on 70 acres at full
San Joaquin Shopping
Transportation: Stockton Transportation
is serviced by five regional bus lines and one major bus line. There are six
taxi cab companies, five limousine service
companies. three interstate highways, six California State highways, four
passenger train systems and of course the Port of Stockton with a Deep
Channel all the way to the Golden Gate Bridge.
Walkability is a measure of how friendly an area is to walking.
Brookside Walkability has many health, environmental, and economic benefits. However,
evaluating walkability is challenging because it requires the consideration
of many subjective factors. Factors influencing walkability include the
presence or absence and quality of sidewalks or other pedestrian
right-of-ways, traffic and road conditions, land use patterns, building
accessibility, destinations, schools, parks, and safety, among others. Walkability is an important concept
in sustainable urban design
Zip Codes: Spanos West - 95219 Spanos East -
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As a consequence of the population increase, Stockton found itself squarely at the center of the United States' speculative housing bubble
during the 2000s. Real estate in Stockton more than tripled in value between 1998 and 2005, but when the bubble burst in 2007, the ensuing financial crisis arguably hit Stockton harder than any other city in America. Stockton housing prices fell 39% in the 2008 fiscal year, and the city had the country's highest foreclosure rate (9.5%) as well.
Stockton was disproportionately affected by the collapse of the
sub-prime lending market in 2007, and led the United States in foreclosures for that year, with one out of every thirty homes posted for
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Keep in mind that with all the foreclosures and the low prices, sales are
running at an all time high with out-of-town investors grabbing up the bargain
real estate properties.
Wright Realtors can help
buyers find real estate in Spanos Park as well as real estate in
other neighborhoods in Stockton. Wright Realtors has comprehensive real estate guides with up-to-date
information about housing prices, latest Spanos Park
real estate trends, market activity, and
neighborhood information, such as Stockton crime statistics, average household income, and a school
the Wealth - Alex Spanos - How refreshing to read a bio on someone so smart, straight forward and real...A great true story of rags to riches. Amazing how he started out and busted his butt for everything he has today. And with all of his money and power, he still lives in the town he grew up in, has helped his hometown alot and has all of his family working with him. Very inspiring and a true all
American success story
San Joaquin County
San Joaquin County
boasts eleven cities and some of the finest opportunities in the state for boating, fishing, camping, history-gathering, or just plain fun in the sun. The county is one of the most agriculturally rich regions in California and is the number one producer, statewide, of asparagus. Twenty-four thousand acres of county farmland is dedicated to production of this crop
San Joaquin County Government:
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