Lathrop, with a population of over 18,000, is a growing community with a comprehensive Master Plan. Centrally located, Lathrop is within a 30-minute commute from Tracy, Manteca, Stockton, Lodi, Modesto, Livermore and Pleasanton.
Dell'Osso Family Farm in Lathrop and is the go-to in the Central Valley during the autumnal season. Pumpkins abound at the farm along with pony rides, petting zoos and a haunted house. The farm also features the west coast's largest corn maze.
Most of Lathrop is part of the Manteca Unified School District
. But once River Islands Development is built students from that community will be part of Tracy High School District and Banta Elementary district.