About This Place
French Camp is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Joaquin County, California, United States. The population was 3,376 at the 2010 census, down from 4,109 at the 2000 census. San Joaquin General Hospital is located in French Camp.
French Camp is currently struggling to remain separate from Stockton, the large city to the north. Stockton officials plan to incorporate French Camp in order to tax the current residents of the small, historic town, the oldest settlement in San Joaquin County.
French Camp is the location of the U.S. Army Sharpe Depot and the GSA Western Distribution Center.