Stanley is a very small town located in the state of New York. With a population of 2,742 people and just one neighborhood, Stanley is the 486th largest community in New York. Much of the housing stock in Stanley was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Stanley isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Stanley are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Stanley is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Stanley who work in sales jobs (14.81%), office and administrative support (12.74%) and management occupations (10.54%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Stanley has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Stanley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Stanley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Stanley may be for you.