is an unincorporated community
in Shelby County
, United States
, southeast of Memphis
and just north of the Mississippi
border. It is located several miles east of the Memphis International Airport
, starting near the intersection of State Routes 78
, and heading east, north of Route 175.
Local landmarks include Emerald Park, Fox Meadows Park, McFarland Park, Mooney Park, Walter K Singleton Park and Wilson Park. The Capleville Methodist Church is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Capleville is the childhood home of author Jerry Pournelle.