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The population of Culpeper is approximately 9,664 (2000), 16379 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,647 (1990), 5772 (2010).

The amount of land area in Culpeper is 17.436 sq. kilometers.
The amount of land area in Culpeper is 6.7 sq. miles.
The amount of surface water is 0.086 sq kilometers.
The distance from Culpeper to Washington DC is 63 miles. The distance to the Virginia state capital is 71 miles. (as the crow flies)
Culpeper is positioned 38.47 degrees north of the equator and 78.00 degrees west of the prime meridian.

Culpeper elevation is 430 feet above sea level.
Culpeper median income is $35,438 (2000).

The Culpeper median home price is $102,000 (2000).

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Culpeper location: 80 miles north of Richmond and 45 miles north of Charlottesville in the north-central Piedmont region of the state. Other nearby communities include Remington, Orange, Madison, Warrenton and Gordonsville,

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Climate & Weather

Culpeper average annual precipitation is 41 inches per year.
Culpeper average annual snowfall is 19 inches per year.
Culpeper average temperature is 56 degrees F.
The average winter temperature is 35.3 degrees F.
The average spring temperature is 54.2 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 75.3 degrees F.
The average fall temperature is 55.9 degrees F.

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Culpeper history:

The town of Culpeper was established on 22 February 1759.

Culpeper had important roles in both the Revolutionary and the Civil Wars. The historic downtown district has many shops and stores along with period homes in good condition.

Here is a history page for the town.
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Culpeper attractions:

Museum of Culpeper History
803 S. Main Street
Culpeper, VA 22701
Phone: (540) 829-1749
Many displays and artifacts including Civil War memorabilia.

Brandy Station
The 1863 site of the largest cavalry battle in the Civil War, involving 20,000 horsemen

Burgandine House
This is the oldest building in Culpeper, built around 1749.

The Culpeper Historic District has something for everyone with antique and vintage furniture shops, eateries and restaurants and many other stores. The district includes whole historic neighborhoods with homes from the early 1800's.

Culpeper was designated as one of America's Top Ten small towns.

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