Stockton is a city in Cedar County, Missouri, United States. The population was 1,960 at the 2000 census. It is the county seat of Cedar County.
Stockton is located at 37°41′48″N 93°47′43″W / 37.69667°N 93.79528°W / 37.69667; -93.79528 (37.696552, -93.795200).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.1 square miles (5.5 km²), all of it land.