Welcome to the Town of Stockton
Stockton is the 4th largest town (out of 17 towns) in Portage County in terms of geographic size, encompassing an area of approximately 37,053 acres, or 57.9 square miles.
Stockton is located in the central part of Portage County and is bordered on the north by the Town of Sharon, on the south by the Town of Buena Vista, on the east by the towns of New Hope and Amherst, and on the west by the Towns of Hull and Plover.
The agricultural, natural and cultural resources of the Town of Stockton are some of the most important reasons why people pause for recreation, choose to do business, or live in the Town of Stockton.
Natural woodlands, wetlands, varied and abundant wildlife, along with farmland that has been farmed for generations, all come together to create landscapes that change with each season.
Stockton residents also understand that natural, historical and cultural resources of the community are part of the rich quality of life enjoyed by all who live here.
"Town officials and residents will work to maintain the rural character of the community as much as possible by trying to preserve, protect, and enhance the Town's natural resources and open spaces while maintaining a high quality of life in the Town of Stockton."
The Town of Stockton...a great place to live, a great place to farm, and a great place to do business!
Chairman, Town of Stockton