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Capon Bridge, West Virginia - Basic Facts

The Town of Capon Bridge had a population of 370 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Capon Bridge is located at latitude 39.302 and longitude -78.4328 in Hampshire County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Capon Bridge (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.67 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Hampshire County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 791 feet.

The Town of Capon Bridge (GNIS ID: 2390769) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Capon Bridge is located within Bloomery District, a minor civil division (MCD) of Hampshire County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Capon Bridge population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Capon Bridge: Cacapon, The Ferry.

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Capon Bridge, WV Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 370
Daytime Population: Workers 192
Daytime Population: Residents 201
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 393
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.06
Population in Households 366
Population in Familes 292
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 552
Diversity Index3 14


Median Household Income $29,288
Average Household Income $42,802
Per Capita Income $17,997


Total Housing Units 192 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 132 (68.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 31 (16.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 29 (15.1%)
Median Home Value $181,818
Average Home Value $208,144


Total Households 163
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 107
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.57% 0.53%
Households 0.61% 0.49%
Families 1.51% 0.37%
Median Household Income   0.59%
Per Capita Income   1.98%

Capon Bridge, WV - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Capon Bridge to the other 405 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in West Virginia by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 279 31st
Population Density # 245 40th
Diversity Index # 107 74th
Median Household Income # 361 11th
Per Capita Income # 351 14th

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