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Welcome to Stanton ...
So far, we have found very little information about Stanton. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Stanton to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Stanton, please Contact Us.
The location of Stanton has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<3>
While the community is gone, the present day location for Stanton is 3,490 feet [1,064 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Stanton is about ¾ mile [or ~1 km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Stanton was located is in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
Stanton would have been located in the (928) area code.
Adding Stanton to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Stanton in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Stanton elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Stanton on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Stanton ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Arizona communities named Stanton: This one is located in Yavapai County and the other is located in Gila County.
Beyond Arizona, there are 32 communities that are also named Stanton - they are located in Alabama, California, Delaware, Florida, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas (5), Kentucky, Louisiana (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska (2), New Jersey, North Dakota, Northwest Territories, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Tennessee, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Stanton.
Communities near Stanton ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Stanton.
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 Stanton. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Stanton.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Stanton. 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 Stanton.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stanton. See our Newspapers Page for Stanton.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Yavapai County: www.co.yavapai.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
Please keep in mind that we can not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of the information on this website, so use with care. We encourage you to double-check the information that is critical to you.
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This page was last modified: 13 Apr 2021