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Welcome to Stanley ...

Stanley is located in Covington County<1>.

The location of Stanley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Stanley is 280 feet [85 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Stanley lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel south from Stanley, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Stanley is within the boundaries of the (334) area code.

Communities Also Named Stanley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 43 communities that are also named Stanley - they are located in Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stanley.

Communities near Stanley ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stanley.

  • Andalusia [Covington County]
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    • Andalusia [Covington County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the north of Stanley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,680 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Andalusia<5>
  • Opp [Covington County]
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    • Opp [Covington County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the northeast of Stanley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,390 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Opp<5>
  • Florala [Covington County]
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    • Florala [Covington County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Stanley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,906 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Florala<5>
  • Paxton [Walton County]
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    • Paxton [Walton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the southeast of Stanley
    • Estimated population in 2019: 856 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Paxton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Laurel Hill [Okaloosa County]
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      • Laurel Hill [Okaloosa County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Stanley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 627 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Laurel Hill<5>
    • Babbie [Covington County]
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      • Babbie [Covington County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Stanley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 596 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Babbie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Kinston [Coffee County]
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      • Kinston [Coffee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Stanley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 547 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinston have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinston<5>
    • River Falls [Covington County]
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      • River Falls [Covington County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Stanley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 535 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for River Falls have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Lockhart [Covington County]
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      • Lockhart [Covington County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southeast of Stanley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 504 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lockhart have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Red Level [Covington County]
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      • Red Level [Covington County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Stanley
      • Estimated population in 2019: 478 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Red Level have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Red Level

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stanley. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stanley.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stanley. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Stanley.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stanley. See our Newspapers Page for Stanley.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Stanley ...

Looking for more information about Stanley? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Stanley, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Stanley.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Stanley. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alabama: https://www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Alabama's counties, including Covington, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stanley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stanley) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stanley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.2010, Longitude: -86.4477       In this case, the coordinates for Stanley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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