Lodi, California

Lodi: The most populous city in San Joaquin County, California. It is located on the Mokelumne River in central California. Lodi is known for its many parks and green spaces, its many historical sites, and its many attractions, such as the Lodi Grape Festival and the Lodi Winegrape Museum.


Lodi is a city located in the county of San Joaquin in the U.S. state of California. Its population at the 2010 census was 62,134. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 68,186 inhabitants.

The city was created 116 years ago in 1906.

Lodi is a city located in San Joaquin County, California, in the center portion of California's Central Valley. The population was 62,134 at the 2010 census. The estimated population is approximately 67,586 according to 2019 census data. 

The city was founded in 1868 by Salvio Pacheco and named for the Spanish term for "meadow". Lodi was founded on part of Rancho Corte de Madera del Presidio granted to Gregorio Briones in 1843 by Governor Manuel Micheltorena. The first post office opened in 1872. Lodi incorporated in 1914.

Lodi is best known for its annual fair and parade held on Memorial Day weekend in May. It has been honored as an All-American City five times: 1964–65, 1972–73 and again twice more (1984–85 and 2005–06).

In addition to agriculture, Lodi has expanded its focus on art and wine since 1990 when the Lodi Wine Festival was established by Frank Wilkinson and Steve Smith. The event attracts thousands of visitors each year with wineries from around the world along with food booths, art exhibits and live entertainment on two stages.

The city's median household income is $45,480 and the median family income is $51,995 (in 2018).

Approximately 5% of families and 7% of the population live below the poverty line (in 2018).

Quick Facts about Lodi

Population : 68,186 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : California (United States)
County : San Joaquin County
Different from : Lodi
Postal code : 95240–95242
Phone Area Codes : 209
Water as percent of area : 1.54%
Land as percent of area : 98.46%
Altitude : 161 feet / 49 meters
Establishment : December 12, 1906 (116 years ago)
Time Zone : Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 02:22:47 (1st October 2023)
Population growth : 8.88% (2010-2020)
Weather : 54℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather


Lodi is located at 38°7'49"N 121°16'21"W (38.1302000, -121.2724500). It has 9 neighbors: Villavesco, Montanaso Lombardo, Lodi Vecchio, Dovera, Boffalora d Adda, Cornegliano Laudense, Corte Palasio, Pieve Fissiraga and San Martino in Strada.

Lodi map


Lodi forecast: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54. more

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Lodi has 9 neighbours.


The population of Lodi increased by 8.88% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 62,134 - census
2011 62,741 0.97% estimation process
2012 63,048 0.49% estimation process
2013 63,128 0.13% estimation process
2014 63,620 0.77% estimation process
2015 64,264 1% estimation process
2016 64,578 0.49% estimation process
2017 65,715 1.73% estimation process
2018 67,003 1.92% estimation process
2019 67,586 0.86% estimation process
2020 68,186 0.88% estimation process

Lodi zip code is 95240. County name: San Joaquin, County fips: 06077

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People born in Lodi (200)

People born in Lodi, including Italian singer Giuseppina Strepponi, Austrian racecar driver Michele Bartyan, Austrian historian Adalbert Horawitz, .


  • Eugenio Castellotti (racecar driver) he was born in 10/10/1930
  • Ettore Chimeri (Venezuelan racing driver) he was born in 04/06/1921
  • Bianca Balti (Italian model) she was born in 19/03/1984
  • Andrea Dossena (Italian footballer) he was born in 11/09/1981
  • Italo Gariboldi (Italian general (1879-1970)) he was born in 20/04/1879
  • Ada Negri (Italian poet) she was born in 03/02/1870
  • Franciscus Quaresmius (Italian orientalist) he was born in 04/04/1583
  • Carla Barbarino (sprinter and hurdler) she was born in 16/05/1967
  • Delfino Codazzi (Italian mathematician) he was born in 07/03/1824
  • Giampiero Marini (Italian footballer) he was born in 25/02/1951
  • Mario Acerbi (Italian footballer (1913-2010)) he was born in 01/07/1913
  • Luciano Agosti (Italian footballer) he was born in 24/07/1920
  • Francesco Bolzoni (Italian footballer) he was born in 07/05/1989
  • Franchinus Gaffurius (Italian music theorist and composer) he was born in 14/01/1451
  • Giovanni Battagio (Italian artist, architect and engineer) he was born in 01/01/1401
  • Camillo Berneri (Italian philosopher) he was born in 28/05/1897
  • Giovanni Antorri (Italian footballer) he was born in 09/02/1919
  • Mario Bandirali (Italian footballer (1921-1993)) he was born in 03/06/1921

Schools in Lodi

College & universities near Lodi, CA

Code Name City ZIP
491163 Advanced College-Stockton Stockton (CA) 95120-3145
115773 Humphreys University-Stockton and Modesto Campuses Stockton (CA) 95207-3896
118189 MTI Business College Inc Stockton (CA) 95207-4349
492661 California College of Barbering and Cosmetology Stockton (CA) 95210
480471 United Education Institute-UEI College Stockton Stockton (CA) 95207-0000

Stations (49)

Amtrak & bus stations near Lodi, CA

Code Name Address Type
LOD Lodi 24 South Sacramento Street RAIL
SKT Robert J. Cabral Station 949 East Channel St. RAIL
SKN Stockton – San Joaquin Street 735 S. San Joaquin St RAIL
LTM Manteca, CA 17800 Shideler Parkway RAIL
RVT Rio Vista, CA 28 South Front Street BUS

Post offices near Lodi

Post Office Name City ZIP
Lod Post Office Lodi (CA) 95240
Woodbridg Post Office Woodbridge (CA) 95258
Acam Post Office Acampo (CA) 95220
Victor Post Office Victor (CA) 95253
Lockeford Post Office Lockeford (CA) 95237

Other places with the same name (7)

  • Lodi , New Jersey borough in Bergen County, New Jersey with a population of 24,206 people.
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  • Lodi , Wisconsin city in Columbia County, Wisconsin with a population of 3,322 people.
  • Lodi , Ohio village in Medina County, Ohio with a population of 2,913 people.
  • Lodi , New York town in Seneca County, New York, United States with a population of 1,502 people.
  • Lodi , South Dakota township in Spink County, South Dakota with a population of 80 people.

Other cities in San Joaquin County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in San Joaquin County , CA.

City Name Population Title
Stockton 312,716 The fifth most populous city in California and the center of the Stockton metropolitan area.
Tracy 95,025 The most populous city in San Joaquin County, California.
Manteca 84,445 A city in San Joaquin County, California.
Lathrop 26,373 City in California
Ripon 16,774 City in California
Garden Acres 10,648 Census designated place
August 8,390 Census-designated place in San Joaquin County, California
Woodlake 7,934 City in Tulare County, California
Escalon 7,580 City in San Joaquin County, California, United States of America
Morada 3,828 Census-designated place in San Joaquin County, California
French Camp 3,376 City in Choctaw County, Mississippi, United States of America
Kennedy 3,254 35th president of the United States (1917-1963)
Lockeford 3,233 Census-designated place in San Joaquin County, California

Distance to Other Cities

Lodi distances to largest California cities