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Patterson

Stanislaus County,

California

Zip Code

"Apricot Capitol of the World"


The California state capital is Sacramento.


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Zip Codes

95363

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Statistics & Facts

The population of Patterson is approximately 14,163 (2004), 20413 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 2,703 (1990), 5630 (2010).

The amount of land area in Patterson is 4.405 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Patterson is 2.9 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Patterson to Washington DC is 2504 miles. The distance to the California state capital is 73 miles. (as the crow flies)
Patterson is positioned 37.47 degrees north of the equator and 121.12 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Patterson elevation is 97 feet above sea level.
Patterson median income is $47,780 (2000).

The Patterson median home price is $155,000 to $350,000 (2000).

Patterson miscellany.

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Location

Patterson location: about 45 miles southeast of Livermore along the I-5 corridor. It is also 92 miles south of Sacramento and 89 miles southeast of San Francisco. Other nearby communities include Westley, Grayson, Riverdale Park, Breet Harte, West Modesto, Newman, Shackelford, Bystrom and Modesto.

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Climate & Weather

Patterson average annual rainfall is 12 inches per year
Patterson average annual precipitation is 11.6 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 46.0 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 60.2 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 76.5 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 64.5 degrees F.

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History & History Related Items

Patterson history:

The name of the local newspaper is "The Patterson Irrigator", a name that honors the reason that the town exists - irrigation. If you have ever eaten any of the major brands of frozen vegetables and vegetable mixes, then you most likely have eaten food grown in this area and processed by the major local employer, Patterson Frozen Foods.

The land for the area which is now Patterson changed hands several times over the years, but was finally sold to John D. Patterson on August 14, 1866. He later bought more land here. He died on 7 March 1902 and the land went to his heirs. It was sold to the Patterson Ranch Company in 1908 whereupon Thomas W. Patterson subdivided the land and plotted the town of Patterson. He modeled the town after Washington, D. C. and Paris, France using circles and radiating streets. Many and varied types of trees were also planted. The platt was recorded on 13 December 1909 with Stanislaus County.

Here is a good history page for Patterson.
The incorporation date of Patterson: December 22, 1919

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Attractions

Patterson attractions:

Patterson Apricot Fiesta
held in June each year.

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