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Welcome to Capon Springs ...

Capon Springs is located in Hampshire County.

A typical abbreviation for Capon Springs: Capon Spgs. (or less commonly used: Capon Spngs. or Capon Sprngs.)

Capon Springs was established in 1787.

Capon Springs is 1,160 feet [354 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Capon Springs: (304) & (681)<2>

Communities near Capon Springs ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Capon Springs and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirectionDistance
Day - Mar Village (VA)   [Map]   ---   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Middletown (VA)   [Map]   1,353   SE   13 miles [20.9 km]
Stephens City (VA)   [Map]   1,999   E   14 miles [22.5 km]
Strasburg (VA)   [Map]   6,617   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Toms Brook (VA)   [Map]   271   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Winchester (VA)   [Map]   27,932   E   17 miles [27.4 km]

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

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 Capon Springs. 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 Capon Springs. 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 Capon Springs.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Capon Springs ...

Looking for more information about Capon Springs? 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 Capon Springs, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Capon Springs.

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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/



Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Capon Springs - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (681) is an overlay for area code (304).

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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 drawn 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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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Capon Springs.

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