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Welcome to Culpeper ...

The town of Culpeper is located in Culpeper County and is the County Seat for Culpeper County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Culpeper has a population of 18,413 people<1> (see below for details).

Culpeper is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Culpeper lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Culpeper is located in the (540) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Culpeper had a population of 16,379 people (which is 35.08% of the total population of Culpeper County). This makes Culpeper the county's most populous community.

The population of Culpeper represents 0.2% of the population of Virginia (which has 8,001,024 people), making it the state's 32nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 16,379 people, the population of Culpeper increased 69.48% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 9,664 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Culpeper had an population of 18,413 people. This is an increase of 12.42% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 90.53% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Culpeper.

Communities near Culpeper ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving it.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Amissville   [Map]   ---   N   13 miles [20.9 km]
Indian Town   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Jeffersonton   [Map]   ---   N   12 miles [19.3 km]
Locust Grove   [Map]   ---   SE   15 miles [24.1 km]
Madison   [Map]   242   SW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Orange   [Map]   4,978   S   16 miles [25.7 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Culpeper.

Communities Also Named Culpeper ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Culpeper - it's located in Alabama.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Culpeper.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Culpeper. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Culpeper. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Culpeper. Our list includes 23 papers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Culpeper:

Websites for Culpeper ...

Official Website:   www.culpeper.to
 
Chamber of Commerce:   www.culpepervachamber.com/

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Culpeper ...

Looking for more information about Culpeper? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Culpeper, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Culpeper.

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About Culpeper County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for Culpeper: www.culpeper.to

The official website for Culpeper County: www.culpepercounty.gov/

The official website for State of Virginia: www.virginia.gov/



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Culpeper.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Culpeper - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that begins in Culpeper. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Culpeper) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Culpeper. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Culpeper

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Culpeper. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.4701, Longitude: -78.0011     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Culpeper have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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