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Gypsy
Census-designated place (CDP)
Country United States
State West Virginia
County Harrison
Area
 • Total 0.777 sq mi (2.01 km2)
 • Land 0.777 sq mi (2.01 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 328
 • Density 422.1/sq mi (163.0/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 26361

Gypsy is a census-designated place (CDP) in Harrison County, West Virginia, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 328.

History

A post office called Gypsy has been in operation since 1900. The community was named for the gypsies which frequented the area, according to local history. Gypsy was located on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad.


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