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The location of Capon Springs

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Census Data for Capon Springs ...

As far as we can tell, Capon Springs 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, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<1>
Population
DirectionDistance<2>
 Petersburg (VA)32,168   SE   27 miles [43.5 km]
 Winchester (VA)27,516   E   17 miles [27.4 km]
 Front Royal (VA)15,153   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]

Hampshire County ...

Capon Springs is located in Hampshire County.

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

Population Rings for Capon Springs ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Capon Springs and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Capon Springs. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<3> We don't have the population of Capon Springs, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
    Communities    
2016
    Population    
Change
  Since 2010    
10 mi   [16 km]2272+0.37%
15 mi   [24 km]710,787+3.96%
20 mi   [32 km]1045,310+4.1%
25 mi   [40 km]1362,146+4.28%
30 mi   [48 km]1771,457+3.82%

Miscellaneous Information for Capon Springs ...

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

The GNIS Codes ...

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

GNIS ID for Capon Springs: 1560645

GNIS ID for Hampshire County: 1718644

GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 54 (West Virginia)

County Code: 027 (Hampshire County)

Place Code: 13156 (Capon Springs)

State & County Code: 54/027 (West Virginia / Hampshire County)

State & Place Code: 54/13156 (West Virginia / Capon Springs)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Capon Springs is 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.

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Cities, Towns and Villages of West Virginia

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Capon Springs. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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


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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that begins in Capon Springs. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Capon Springs) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Capon Springs. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1362, Longitude: -78.4845     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Capon Springs have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>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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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Capon Springs.