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Stanley, Louisiana
(De Soto Parish)

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The location of Stanley

Welcome to Stanley ...

The village of Stanley is located in De Soto Parish.

The location of Stanley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Stanley has a population of 106 people<2> (see below for details).

Stanley is 300 feet [91 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Stanley lies within the (318) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Stanley had a population of 107 people. This makes Stanley the parish's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 107 people, the population of Stanley decreased 26.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 145 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Stanley had an population of 106 people. This is a decrease of 0.93% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.9% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Stanley.

Communities near Stanley ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Mansfield   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the Northeast (NE) of Stanley

Logansport   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km] to the West (W) of Stanley

Joaquin   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the West (W) of Stanley

Located in Shelby County (TX)

Converse   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Stanley

Located in Sabine Parish

Huxley   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the South (S) of Stanley

Located in Shelby County (TX)

South Mansfield   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the East (E) of Stanley

Keachi   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the North (N) of Stanley

Grand Cane   [Map]

Lies 10 miles [16.1 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Stanley

Longstreet   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the North (N) of Stanley

Haslam   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the West (W) of Stanley

Located in Shelby County (TX)

To learn more about neighboring communities and parishes, please visit the Nearby Page for Stanley.

Communities Also Named Stanley ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Louisiana communities named Stanley: This one is located in De Soto Parish and the other is located in Allen Parish.

Beyond Louisiana, there are 43 communities that are also named Stanley - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, British Columbia, California, Idaho, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky (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.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Stanley. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • 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 community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Stanley.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper 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.

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.

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Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Stanley.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Stanley - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Stanley) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Stanley. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Stanley

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Stanley. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 31.9609, Longitude: -93.8995     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Stanley have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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