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Welcome to Stanley ...
The location of Stanley has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Stanley, you might consider that their post office opened in 1911.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Stanley has a population of 1,676 people<3> (see below for details).
Stanley is 1,080 feet [329 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Stanley lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Stanley: (540)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Stanley had an population of 1,676 people. This is a decrease of 0.77% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 26.4% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Stanley had a population of 1,689 people (which is 7.03% of the total population of Page County). This makes Stanley the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Stanley represents 0.02% of the total population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 107th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,689 people, the population of Stanley increased 27.38% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,326 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Stanley.
Communities Also Named Stanley ...
Using our Gazetteer, we 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, North Dakota, Nova Scotia (3), Ohio (3), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, 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.
Adding Stanley to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Stanley in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Stanley was in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Stanley on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Stanley.
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 Page County: www.co.page.va.us/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified/updated: 07 Dec 2023