Caplen, Texas

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Caplen is an Unincorporated community that is part of the Bolivar Peninsula census-designated place, in Galveston County, Texas, United States.

Government and infrastructure[edit]

On April 23, 1991, the community, and other areas of Galveston County, received an enhanced 9-1-1 system which routes calls to proper dispatchers and allows dispatchers to automatically view the address of the caller.[1]


Caplen students are zoned to schools in the High Island Independent School District.

Parks and recreation[edit]

The Galveston County Department of Parks and Senior Services operates the Lauderdale Boat Ramp in Caplen.[2]


  1. ^ "News briefs." Houston Chronicle. Tuesday April 23, 1991. A14.
  2. ^ Facilities Overview Archived 2005-08-31 at the Wayback Machine.." Galveston County Department of Parks and Senior Services. Retrieved on November 30, 2008.

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Coordinates: 29°29′59″N 94°31′24″W / 29.49972°N 94.52333°W / 29.49972; -94.52333