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Stanley, North Dakota
Welcome to Stanley ...
The location of Stanley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Stanley has a population of 2,677 people<3> (see below for details).
Stanley was established in 1902.
The community of Stanley is 2,210 feet [674 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the elevation of Stanley is about ½ mile above sea level.
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 Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT).
Stanley lies within the (701) area code.
Websites for Stanley ...
Official Website: www.stanleynd.com/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stanley had an population of 2,677 people. This is an increase of 83.61% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 109.3% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Stanley had a population of 1,458 people (which is 19% of the total population of Mountrail County). This makes Stanley the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Stanley represents 0.22% of the total population of North Dakota (which has 672,591 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,458 people, the population of Stanley increased 14% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,279 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Stanley.
Communities Also Named Stanley ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that 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), Louisiana (2), Manitoba, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota (2), Missouri (2), Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, 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.
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.
In addition to the Tourism page for Stanley, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Stanley.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Stanley: www.stanleynd.com/
The official website for State of North Dakota: www.nd.gov/
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This page was last modified: 26 Oct 2020