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Joplin, Virginia
Ghost town
Country  United States of America
State  Virginia
County Flag of Prince William County, Virginia.png Prince William
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)

Joplin is an extinct unincorporated community in Prince William County, Virginia. The town was located on land taken to form Chopawamsic Recreational Demonstration Area and is now part of Prince William Forest Park, a National Park Service property located adjacent to Marine Corps Base Quantico. The remains of the town, now just a collection of homes, lies on a stretch of Va. 619, Joplin Road, about 3 miles west of Dumfries.


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