Stockdale is a city in Wilson County, Texas, United States. The population was 1,693 at the 2010 census. It is part of the San Antonio Metropolitan Statistical Area.
|Motto: "Home of the Watermelon Jubilee"|
Location of Stockdale, Texas
|Coordinates: 29°14′0″N 97°57′43″W|
Previously an area named High Prairie, Free Timber and Bunker's Store, Stockdale was named after Fletcher Stockdale, the lieutenant governor of Texas, when the town was established in 1863. In 1898 the San Antonio and Mexican Gulf Railroad reached Stockdale. The town was incorporated in 1919, and Stockdale's annual Watermelon Jubilee began in 1937.
Stockdale is located at (29.233371, -97.961987). This is 25 miles south of Seguin and 40 miles southeast of Downtown San Antonio.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.6 square miles (4.2 km²), all of it land.
The City of Stockdale is served by the Stockdale Independent School District and home to the Stockdale High School Brahmas.