Stanley, WI Population

Population: 2,229. Estimated population in July 2020: 2,274 (+2.0% change)
Males: 1,132 (50.8%), Females: 1,097 (49.2%)

Chippewa County

Zip code: 54768

Median resident age: 37.8 years
Median household income: $41,944
Median house value: $96,300

Races in Stanley:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.1%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.6%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (42.0%), Norwegian (22.5%), Irish (9.7%), Czech (7.7%), Swedish (6.6%), Polish (6.3%).

Elevation: 1100 feet

Land area: 3.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Stanley

  • High school or higher: 86.6%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Stanley town

  • Never married: 21.8%
  • Now married: 65.1%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

0.9% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +161 (+7.8%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Stanley:

  • VICTORY MEDICAL CTR INC (230 E FOURTH AVE)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Stanley:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Stanley:

Other public-use airports nearest to Stanley:

  • RUSK COUNTY (about 37 miles; LADYSMITH, WI; Abbreviation: RCX)
  • NEILLSVILLE MUNI (about 42 miles; NEILLSVILLE, WI; Abbreviation: VIQ)
  • TAYLOR COUNTY (about 46 miles; MEDFORD, WI; Abbreviation: MDZ)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Stanley:

  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-EAU CLAIRE (about 40 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 9,866)
  • CHIPPEWA VALLEY TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 40 miles; EAU CLAIRE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,601)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-STOUT (about 69 miles; MENOMONIE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 7,183)
  • WESTERN WISCONSIN TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 75 miles; LA CROSSE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 2,973)
  • WINONA STATE UNIVERSITY (about 81 miles; WINONA, MN; Full-time enrollment: 6,568)
  • SAINT MARY’S UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA (about 81 miles; WINONA, MN; Full-time enrollment: 2,969)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN-LA CROSSE (about 83 miles; LA CROSSE, WI; Full-time enrollment: 8,669)

Schools

Public high school in Stanley:

  • STANLEY-BOYD HI (Students: 374; Location: 507 E 1ST AVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Private high school in Stanley:

  • FAITH CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 42; Location: 705 N MADISON ST; Grades: 1 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Stanley:

  • STANLEY EL (Students: 238; Location: 507 E 1ST AVE; Grades: PK – 05)
  • STANLEY-BOYD MID (Students: 210; Location: 507 E 1ST AVE; Grades: 06 – 08)
Private primary/middle school in Stanley:

  • BOYD-STANLEY CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 71; Location: 136 THIRD AVENUE; Grades: PK – 4)

Libraries

Library in Stanley:

  • D.R. MOON MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $108,588; Location: 154 4TH AVE.; 26,148 books; 741 audio materials; 749 video materials; 84 serial subscriptions)