Catharpin, Virginia

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Catharpin
—  Unincorporated community  —
Catharpin is located in Virginia
Catharpin
Location within the state of Virginia
Coordinates: 38°51′15″N 77°34′19″W / 38.85417°N 77.57194°W / 38.85417; -77.57194Coordinates: 38°51′15″N 77°34′19″W / 38.85417°N 77.57194°W / 38.85417; -77.57194
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyPrince William
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 20143
FIPS code
GNIS feature ID
 
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Catharpin
—  Unincorporated community  —
Catharpin is located in Virginia
Catharpin
Location within the state of Virginia
Coordinates: 38°51′15″N 77°34′19″W / 38.85417°N 77.57194°W / 38.85417; -77.57194Coordinates: 38°51′15″N 77°34′19″W / 38.85417°N 77.57194°W / 38.85417; -77.57194
CountryUnited States
StateVirginia
CountyPrince William
Time zoneEastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST)EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 20143
FIPS code
GNIS feature ID

Catharpin is an unincorporated community in Prince William County, Virginia, in the United States. Catharpin lies on State Route 234 to the northwest of Manassas National Battlefield Park.

Geography

Catharpin is characterized by rolling fields, wide meadows, and gravel/dirt roads, and many of the rural folk capitalize on the abundant land and have farms with livestock. It is not uncommon to see horses roaming on 50 acres (200,000 m2) of land.