Stanley, Virginia

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Population in 2019: 1,673 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +26.2%
Males: 797  (47.7%)
Females: 876  (52.3%)
Median resident age:

41.8 years
Virginia median age:

38.5 years

Zip codes: 22851.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $38,672 (it was $25,917 in 2000)
Stanley:

$38,672
VA:

$76,456

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,612 (it was $13,082 in 2000)

Stanley town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $170,150 (it was $81,800 in 2000)
Stanley:

$170,150
VA:

$288,800

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $181,873; detached houses: $194,222; mobile homes: $35,908

Median gross rent in 2019: $739.

March 2019 cost of living index in Stanley: 85.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 20.1%
(20.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Stanley, VA (2019)
    • 1,76693.8%White alone
    • 844.5%Hispanic
    • 60.3%Black alone
    • 50.3%Two or more races

Races in Stanley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Virginia and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Stanley, Virginia as of June 13, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Stanley is 67 to 1.


Crime rates in Stanley by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.5)
1
(58.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.0)
1
(64.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(223.2)
1
(74.9)
1
(75.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(119.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(60.9)
1
(60.6)
1
(59.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(225.9)
1
(64.0)
3
(192.3)
9
(526.6)
5
(293.8)
10
(598.1)
3
(180.2)
5
(301.4)
3
(181.9)
1
(60.9)
4
(242.3)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
22
(1,637)
25
(1,871)
27
(2,033)
47
(3,009)
39
(2,500)
38
(2,224)
24
(1,410)
25
(1,495)
28
(1,682)
22
(1,326)
22
(1,334)
21
(1,278)
15
(908.5)
8
(479.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(74.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(150.6)
2
(128.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(58.8)
2
(119.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(121.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(64.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index116.189.8124.2154.3132.7172.6128.7135.297.974.1114.677.365.431.1

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

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City-data.com crime index in Stanley, VA

Crime rate in Stanley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
Virginia average:

2.27
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Ancestries: American (35.8%), German (23.6%), English (5.9%), Irish (4.2%), Scottish (1.7%), Swedish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: EST time zone

Incorporated in 1900

Elevation: 1072 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,519 people per square mile   (low).

Stanley, Virginia map

51 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 0.5% Asia).

This town:

2.7%
Virginia:

12.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,324 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,292 (0.8%)

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 ),
Sperryville, VA (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 38.58 N, Longitude: 78.51 W

Area code: 540

Distribution of median household income in Stanley, VA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Stanley, VA in 2019
Stanley satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Virginia:

4.6%
Most common industries in Stanley, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (14.4%)
  • Apparel (13.3%)
  • Wood products (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Food (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (26.2%)
  • Apparel (12.8%)
  • Wood products (8.3%)
  • Food (6.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (3.2%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Apparel (14.0%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.1%)
  • Health care (11.4%)
  • Wood products (7.4%)
  • Educational services (5.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.8%)
  • Food (4.4%)
Most common occupations in Stanley, VA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (11.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.8%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (9.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.0%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.2%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (6.6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (5.1%)
  • Cashiers (4.4%)
  • Textile, apparel, and furnishings workers (4.4%)

Average climate in Stanley, Virginia

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Stanley, Virginia environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 52.2. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.2
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.16. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.303. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.303
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 37.4. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

37.4
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.75. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.75
U.S.:

8.46

Tornado activity:

Stanley-area historical tornado activity is near Virginia state average. It is 36% 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 significantly above Virginia state average. It is 48% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/23/2011 at 17:51:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.8 MW, Depth: 3.7 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 55.7 miles away from Stanley center
On 8/25/2011 at 05:07:52, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 52.6 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:18, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 59.9 miles away from the city center
On 12/9/2003 at 20:59:14, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 LG) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/9/2020 at 12:07:37, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MW, Depth: 4.7 mi) earthquake occurred 203.1 miles away from the city center
On 9/25/1998 at 19:52:52, a magnitude 5.2 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.2 LG, 4.5 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 224.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Page County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 5

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricanes: 4, Storms: 4, Snowstorms: 3, Droughts: 2, Blizzard: 1, Fire: 1, Tropical Storm: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Stanley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Stanley:

  • UVA PAGE DIALYSIS (235 MEDICAL CENTER DRIVE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Stanley:

  • PAGE MEM HOSP HH CARE (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; LURAY, VA)
  • PAGE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL, INC Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; LURAY, VA)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF NEW MARKET (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; NEW MARKET, VA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanley:

  • James Madison University (about 22 miles; Harrisonburg, VA; Full-time enrollment: 19,727)
  • Blue Ridge Community College (about 32 miles; Weyers Cave, VA; FT enrollment: 2,891)
  • Lord Fairfax Community College (about 35 miles; Middletown, VA; FT enrollment: 4,144)
  • University of Virginia-Main Campus (about 38 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 22,274)
  • Piedmont Virginia Community College (about 40 miles; Charlottesville, VA; FT enrollment: 3,029)
  • Germanna Community College (about 42 miles; Locust Grove, VA; FT enrollment: 4,455)
  • Shenandoah University (about 45 miles; Winchester, VA; FT enrollment: 3,010)

Public elementary/middle school in Stanley:

  • STANLEY ELEM (Students: 594, Location: 306 AYLOR GRUBBS AVE, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle school in Stanley:

  • STANLEY SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 14, Location: 118 CHURCH AVE, Grades: PK-8)
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Notable locations in Stanley: Stanley Volunteer Rescue Squad (A), Stanley Volunteer Fire Dept (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Page County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Stanley and their reported violations in the past:

RIVER`S BEND FARM GUEST LODGE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Virginia:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

65.5%
Whole state:

67.0%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

7.9%
Whole state:

5.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Banks with branches in Stanley (2011 data):

  • Pioneer Bank: at 252 East Main Street, branch established on 1909/12/03. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $164.5 mil, Deposits: $134.0 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 7 total offices, Holding Company: Pioneer Bankshares, Inc.

For population 15 years and over in Stanley:

Marital status in Stanley, VA
  • Never married: 28.0%
  • Now married: 45.5%
  • Separated: 4.0%
  • Widowed: 9.4%
  • Divorced: 13.1%

For population 25 years and over in Stanley:

  • High school or higher: 75.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.9%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.9
Virginia average:

12.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Stanley
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Stanley, VA (based on Page County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant3,98724
Evangelical Protestant3,65026
Catholic3501
Other1754
None15,880-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
This county:

1.66 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

2.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Page County:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Here:

2.07 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

1.43 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 12
This county:

4.97 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

4.03 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 20
This county:

8.29 / 10,000 pop.
Virginia:

7.65 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

9.3%
Virginia:

9.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.0%
State:

26.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Page County:

17.9%
Virginia:

18.6%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Stanley:

44.5%
Virginia:

50.2%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Stanley:

37.7%
Virginia:

47.8%

Average BMI:
Stanley:

28.4
Virginia:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Stanley:

25.0%
State:

20.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Stanley:

11.6%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Stanley:

6.8
Virginia:

6.8

Overweight people:
Stanley:

31.9%
State:

33.7%

General health condition:
Here:

49.8%
Virginia:

56.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.3%
State:

80.3%

More about Health and Nutrition of Stanley, VA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$11,802$35,4060$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$15,636$46,9081$261
Water Supply 4$9,220$27,6601$841
Sewerage 2$8,423$50,5380$0
Other Government Administration 1$5,276$63,3120$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,356$40,2720$0
Totals for Government 16$53,714$40,2862$1,103

Stanley government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $196,000 ($117.15)
    Water Utilities: $123,000 ($73.52)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($58.58)
    Financial Administration: $95,000 ($56.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($55.59)
    General - Other: $50,000 ($29.89)
    Parks and Recreation: $43,000 ($25.70)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $31,000 ($18.53)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $50,000 ($29.89)

Stanley government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $338,000 ($202.03)
    Solid Waste Management: $153,000 ($91.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($13.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $416,000 ($248.66)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $984,000 ($588.16)
    Water Utilities: $97,000 ($57.98)
  • Tax - Property: $304,000 ($181.71)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $78,000 ($46.62)
    Tobacco Products Sales: $69,000 ($41.24)

Stanley government finances - Debt in 2017 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,101,000 ($658.10)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $764,000 ($456.66)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $454,000 ($271.37)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $117,000 ($69.93)
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - End of Fiscal Year: $89,000 ($53.20)
    Beginning: $87,000 ($52.00)

Stanley government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $337,000 ($201.43)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $442,000 ($264.20)

Strongest AM radio stations in Stanley:

  • WSVA (550 AM; 10 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WRAA (1330 AM; 1 kW; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WKCW (1420 AM; 50 kW; WARRENTON, VA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • WKTR (840 AM; daytime; 8 kW; EARLYSVILLE, VA; Owner: WKTR, INC.)
  • WBTX (1470 AM; 5 kW; BROADWAY-TIMBERVILLE, VA; Owner: MASSANUTTEN BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WKCY (1300 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTEM (980 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: AMFM RADIO LICENSES, L.L.C.)
  • WMET (1150 AM; 50 kW; GAITHERSBURG, MD; Owner: BELTWAY ACQUISITION CORPORATION)
  • WCBM (680 AM; 50 kW; BALTIMORE, MD; Owner: WCBM MARYLAND, INC.)
  • WHBG (1360 AM; 5 kW; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WWGB (1030 AM; daytime; 50 kW; INDIAN HEAD, MD; Owner: GOOD BODY MEDIA, LLC)
  • WSVG (790 AM; 1 kW; MOUNT JACKSON, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY TELEVISION LLC)
  • WTOP (1500 AM; 50 kW; WASHINGTON, DC; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Stanley:

  • WMXH-FM (105.7 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: EASY RADIO, INC.)
  • WACL (98.5 FM; ELKTON, VA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WQPO (100.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: M. BELMONT VERSTANDIG, INC.)
  • WYFT (103.9 FM; LURAY, VA; Owner: BIBLE BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • WMRA (90.7 FM; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WBHB-FM (96.1 FM; BROADWAY, VA; Owner: HJV LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • WVTU (89.3 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: VIRGINIA TECH FOUNDATION INC)
  • WCYK-FM (99.7 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • W243AF (96.5 FM; FLINT HILL, VA; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • WTON-FM (94.3 FM; STAUNTON, VA; Owner: HIGH IMPACT COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • WINC-FM (92.5 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: MID ATLANTIC NETWORK, INC.)
  • WCUL (103.1 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: JOYNER LICENSE, INC.)
  • WMRY (103.5 FM; CROZET, VA; Owner: JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY BOARD OF VISITORS)
  • WLTK (103.3 FM; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: MASSANUTTEN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WTRM (91.3 FM; WINCHESTER, VA; Owner: TIMBER RIDGE MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WOTC (88.3 FM; EDINBURG, VA; Owner: VALLEY BAPTIST CHURCH - CHRISTIAN SCHOOL)
  • WQWV (103.7 FM; FISHER, WV; Owner: MCGUIRE BROADCASTING, L.L.C.)
  • WAZR (93.7 FM; WOODSTOCK, VA; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WWWV (97.5 FM; CHARLOTTESVILLE, VA; Owner: EURE COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • WPER (89.9 FM; CULPEPER, VA; Owner: POSITIVE ALTERNATIVE RADIO INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Stanley:

  • WHSV-TV (Channel 3; HARRISONBURG, VA; Owner: GRAY MIDAMERICA TV LICENSEE CORP.)
  • W38AV (Channel 38; LURAY, VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • W58DK (Channel 58; RUCKERSVILLE, ETC., VA; Owner: SHENANDOAH VALLEY EDUCATIONAL TV CORP.)
  • W56AE (Channel 56; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS,SHENANDOAH CTY.)
  • W59AC (Channel 59; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS,SHENANDOAH CTY.)
  • W61AB (Channel 61; NEW MARKET, VA; Owner: BOARD OF SUPERVISORS,SHENANDOAH CTY.)

Stanley fatal accident list:

Apr 27, 2018 05:06 PM, Us-340, Lat: 38.576339, Lon: -78.510050, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 19Number of bridges
  • 249ft / 76.2mTotal length
  • $17,659,000Total costs
  • 20,017Total average daily traffic
  • 447Total average daily truck traffic
  • 28,442Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Stanley, VA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31930-1939
  • 11950-1959
  • 51960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Stanley, VA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Stanley)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Stanley, VA)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • WHSV Ch3 Tower, Lat: 38.601389 Lon: -78.632222, Call Sign: WQAU890,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2025.50 MHz, Grant Date: 08/11/2004, Expiration Date: 10/01/2028, Certifier: Ben Williams, Registrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, Nw, Washington, DC 20006, Phone: (202) 719-7438, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:
  • 356, 4402 Us Highway Business 340 (Lat: 38.600917 Lon: -78.483250), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 59.5 m, Call Sign: WQQF858,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz, 10975.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 10735.0 MHz, 10775.0 MHz... (+54 more), Grant Date: 11/29/2012, Expiration Date: 11/29/2022, Certifier: Martha Shickle, Registrant: Shentel - Pcba, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:
  • STANLEY WT, 143 Pump Lane (Lat: 38.573778 Lon: -78.505389), Type: Tank, Structure height: 39 m, Call Sign: WQQG835,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz, 11465.0 MHz, 11505.0 MHz... (+54 more), Grant Date: 12/07/2012, Expiration Date: 12/07/2022, Certifier: Martha Shickle, Registrant: Shentel - Pcba, 500 Shentel Way, Edinburg, VA 22824, Phone: (540) 984-5286, Fax: (540) 984-8192, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • On Chapman Mtn., Approx. 4.5 Miles South Of Stanley (Lat: 38.511500 Lon: -78.487222), Call Sign: KNKI706,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.150 MHz, Grant Date: 05/03/1999, Expiration Date: 04/01/2009, Cancellation Date: 06/05/2000, Registrant: Fiorio Communications Consulting, 10451 Twin Rivers Road Suite 207, Columbia, MD 21044, Phone: (301) 596-1000, Fax: (301) 596-1121, Email:
  • Fork Mountain (Lat: 38.478167 Lon: -78.415833), Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: KNLN242,
    Assigned Frequencies: 931.462 MHz, Grant Date: 02/10/2015, Expiration Date: 03/14/2025, Registrant: Teltronic, Inc., 7051 Muirkirk Meadows Dr., Ste. E, Beltsville, MD 20705, Phone: (301) 468-6500, Fax: (301) 816-0007, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Stanley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C75 SERIES (75 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 98209 , Serial Number: 18368, Airworthiness Date: 02/04/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 04/03/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Philip S Ruffner, 328 Dam Acres Rd, Stanley, VA 22851

2005 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2005 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 43. The highest number of reported fires - 67 took place in 2008, and the least - 23 in 2005. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Stanley, VA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (58.4%), and Outside Fires (28.5%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Stanley, VA
    • 35058.4%Structure Fires
    • 17128.5%Outside Fires
    • 7712.9%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 10.2%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Stanley, VA
Most common first names in Stanley, VA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3869.4 years
Charles3369.4 years
James3070.3 years
William2375.2 years
Mary2379.3 years
George1974.7 years
Robert1863.0 years
Harry1771.9 years
Virginia1574.0 years
Richard1474.6 years
Most common last names in Stanley, VA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Cubbage7173.7 years
Good6474.0 years
Painter6475.4 years
Gray5774.9 years
Campbell5068.4 years
Jenkins3975.6 years
Lucas3870.4 years
Mccoy3566.7 years
Cave2867.9 years
Housden2675.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Stanley, VA
  • 55.3%Electricity
  • 18.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 14.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.8%Wood
  • 1.8%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Coal or coke
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Stanley, VA
  • 67.2%Electricity
  • 14.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 11.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Coal or coke
  • 2.3%Wood
  • 1.3%Utility gas


Stanley compared to Virginia state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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