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Stanley, Louisiana - Basic Facts

Stanley is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Village of Stanley.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in De Soto Parish at latitude 31.961 and longitude -93.898. De Soto Parish is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 312 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Stanley (see map) encompass a land area of 2.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Stanley: Oak Grove.

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Stanley, LA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 113
Population in Households 113
Population in Familes 95
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 52
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 48
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 34
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 61 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 40 (65.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 8 (13.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 13 (21.3%)
Median Home Value $97,500
Average Home Value $103,205


Median Household Income $32,807
Average Household Income $51,928
Per Capita Income $20,740
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.29% 0.87%
Households 1.53% 0.82%
Families 1.44% 0.58%
Median Household Income   4.14%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Stanley, LA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stanley to the other 473 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Louisiana by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 467 1st
Population Density1 # 454 4th
Diversity Index2 # 443 7th
Median Household Income # 340 28th
Per Capita Income # 217 54th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Louisiana Census Data Comparison Tool.