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Welcome to Capron ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Capron has a population of 154 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Capron.
Capron is 110 feet [34 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Capron lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Capron: 23829<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Capron had an population of 154 people. This is a decrease of 7.23% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 7.78% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Capron had a population of 166 people. This makes Capron the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 166 people, the population of Capron has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 167 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Capron.
Communities Also Named Capron ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 4 communities that are also named Capron - they are located in Illinois, Iowa, New York and Oklahoma.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Capron.
Communities near Capron ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Capron.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Capron. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Capron.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Capron. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Capron.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Capron. See our Newspapers Page for Capron.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Capron ...
Looking for more information about Capron? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Capron, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Capron.
Adding Capron to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Capron in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Capron was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Capron on a map titled Rand McNally Map of Virginia (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Capron on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Capron. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Southampton County: www.southamptoncounty.org/
The official website for State of Virginia: https://www.virginia.gov/
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This page was last modified: 09 Aug 2022