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Capron, Virginia - Basic Facts

Capron is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Town of Capron.

It is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Southampton County at latitude 36.711 and longitude -77.2. Southampton County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 115 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Town of Capron (see map) encompass a land area of 0.17 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Capron: Princeton.

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Capron, VA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Capron to the other 591 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 558 6th
Population Density1 # 247 58th
Diversity Index2 # 202 66th
Median Household Income # 280 53rd
Per Capita Income # 342 42nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Virginia Census Data Comparison Tool.

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Capron, VA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 163
Population in Households 163
Population in Familes 134
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 986
Diversity Index2 54
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 64
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 44
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 70 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 51 (72.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 13 (18.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 6 ( 8.6%)
Median Home Value $147,917
Average Home Value $189,706
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $56,571
Per Capita Income $22,233
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.43% -0.5%
Households -0.36% -0.63%
Families 2.27% -0.46%
Median Household Income   1.3%
Per Capita Income   2.15%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

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