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Captains Cove
Location in Accomack County and the state of Virginia.
Location in Accomack County and the state of Virginia.
Coordinates: 37°59′47″N 75°25′33″W / 37.99639°N 75.42583°W / 37.99639; -75.42583Coordinates: 37°59′47″N 75°25′33″W / 37.99639°N 75.42583°W / 37.99639; -75.42583
Country United States
State Virginia
County Accomack
Time zone UTC−5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC−4 (EDT)
ZIP codes
23356
FIPS code 51-12915
GNIS feature ID 2584822

Captains Cove is a census-designated place in Accomack County, Virginia. The population as of the 2010 Census was 1,042. Known as Captain's Cove Golf & Yacht Club, it is a recreational community located on the west shore of Chincoteague Bay, bordering Maryland to the north. While numerous families with children live here, it's largely a retirement community, with a median age of 51 and the largest age group being 60–64.

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