Crumpler, West Virginia

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Census-designated place (CDP)
Crumpler is located in West Virginia
Location within the state of West Virginia
Coordinates: 37°25′29″N 81°20′30″W / 37.42472°N 81.34167°W / 37.42472; -81.34167Coordinates: 37°25′29″N 81°20′30″W / 37.42472°N 81.34167°W / 37.42472; -81.34167
Country United States
State West Virginia
County McDowell
 • Total 1.500 sq mi (3.88 km2)
 • Land 1.500 sq mi (3.88 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)[2]
 • Total 204
 • Density 140/sq mi (53/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Crumpler is a census-designated place (CDP) located in McDowell County, West Virginia, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 204.[2]

The community was named after a railroad official.[3]

Notable people[edit]

Freelance writer Fred Reed is originally from Crumpler.


  1. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 
  3. ^ Kenny, Hamill (1945). West Virginia Place Names: Their Origin and Meaning, Including the Nomenclature of the Streams and Mountains. Piedmont, WV: The Place Name Press. p. 193.