How to Locate People With the White Pages

By Cameron Burry

Locating someone has become very easy with the rise of technology. Not only are you able to find someone in the white pages of a city directory, but you are also able to find them in the white pages online. No matter why you need to find someone in the white pages, there are many ways you can go about it. Following a simple set of guidelines, you can find anyone in the white pages as long as they are listed.

Step 1

Launch your web browser on your home computer. If you do not have a home computer, log onto the Internet at a local library or learning center.

Step 2

Type in the web address of the website that you want to use to find the person. is a common site, as are is or

Step 3

Enter the first and last name of the person you want to find. Make sure to spell it correctly and use appropriate suffixes. If you do not have the correct spelling, you can search for names that are similar.

Step 4

Enter the city and state where you think they live. Zip codes, phone numbers, and any other information helps tighten the search.

Step 5

Browse the findings to look for a possible match. If you have more than one listing, you might have to try several if you are unsure of the correct one.