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Capon Springs Station, West Virginia

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Census Data for Capon Springs Station ...

So far, we have found very little information about Capon Springs Station. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Capon Springs Station to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Capon Springs Station, please Contact Us.

As far as we can tell, Capon Springs Station has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Capon Springs Station, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2017<2>
 Winchester (VA)27,932   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
 Front Royal (VA)15,239   SE   23 miles [37 km]

Hampshire County ...

Capon Springs Station is located in Hampshire County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Hampshire County.

Population Rings for Capon Springs Station ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Capon Springs Station and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Capon Springs Station. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Capon Springs Station, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]2261-3.69%
15 mi   [24 km]68,873+3.81%
20 mi   [32 km]1045,753+5.12%
25 mi   [40 km]1465,113+4.79%
30 mi   [48 km]1772,035+4.66%

Miscellaneous Information for Capon Springs Station ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Hampshire County or the community of Capon Springs Station:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Capon Springs Station:

GNIS ID for Capon Springs Station: 1556748

GNIS ID for Hampshire County: 1718644

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

Misc. Census Codes ...

Capon Springs Station would have been located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Capon Springs Station.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

About Hampshire County

About West Virginia

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for State of West Virginia:

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Capon Springs Station, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Capon Springs Station) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Capon Springs Station. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1512, Longitude: -78.5192     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Capon Springs Station have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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