For population 25 years and over in Stanley:
For population 15 years and over in Stanley town:
31 residents are foreign born (1.1% Latin America, 0.7% Asia, 0.6% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,090 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Dale City, VA (63.2 miles , pop. 55,971).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Washington, DC (84.0 miles , pop. 572,059).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Philadelphia, PA (205.1 miles , pop. 1,517,550).
Nearest cities: Luray, VA (2.6 miles ), Shenandoah, VA (2.9 miles ), New Market, VA (3.2 miles ), Elkton, VA (3.6 miles ), Mount Jackson, VA (3.7 miles ), Timberville, VA (3.9 miles ), Broadway, VA (4.0 miles ), Edinburg, VA (4.1 miles ).
Latitude: 38.58 N, Longitude: 78.51 W
Area code: 540
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Crime in Stanley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Stanley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Stanley, Virginia
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Stanley-area historical tornado activity is slightly above Virginia state average. It is 5% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/24/2001, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 28.6 miles away from the Stanley town center injured 2 people and caused $2 million in damages.
On 9/30/1959, a category F3 (max. wind speeds 158-206 mph) tornado 19.7 miles away from the town center killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $5000 and $50,000 in damages.
Earthquake activity:Stanley-area historical earthquake activity is near Virginia state average. It is 89% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/5/2003 at 16:32:32, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from Stanley center
On 3/15/1991 at 06:54:08, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, Depth: 10.9 mi) earthquake occurred 65.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/21/1998 at 05:56:47, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 LG, 3.3 LG, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 83.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/22/2001 at 16:01:20, a magnitude 3.2 (3.2 LG, 2.5 LG, Depth: 1.2 mi) earthquake occurred 38.6 miles away from Stanley center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Page County (16) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Hurricanes: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Droughts: 2, Snowstorms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Tropical Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Stanley:
Local government website: home.rica.net/townofstanley/townofstanley
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanley:
Public elementary/middle school in Stanley:
See full list of schools located in Stanley
Private elementary/middle school in Stanley:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.27. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 36.2. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.98. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2006 was 20.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 9.42. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.2 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Stanley and their reported violations in the past:RIVERSIDE MINI MART (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:RIVER'S BEND FARM GUEST LODGE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:JORDAN HOLLOW FARM INN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 17.9%
(18.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 21.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Stanley compared to Virginia state average:
Banks with branches in Stanley (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Stanley (based on Page County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.31%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Stanley government finances in 2002:
5.57% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,615 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
4.55% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,797 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Stanley fatal accident list:
Feb 25, 1976 05:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 1976 00:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Stanley)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stanley)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Stanley, VA
Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2013.