About This Place
Stanhope is a city in Hamilton County, Iowa, United States. The population was 488 at the 2000 census.
Stanhope is located at 42°17′22″N 93°47′43″W / 42.28944°N 93.79528°W / 42.28944; -93.79528 (42.289505, -93.795283).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 1.0 square miles (2.5 km²), all of it land.