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Thornton is in San Joaquin County, in the Stockton metro area.
The community was named for Arthur Thornton, landowner
The latitude of Thornton is 38.226N. The longitude is -121.423W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 13 feet.
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Libraries in Thornton include Thornton Library ... View libraries
San Joaquin County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Thornton political report.
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