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1.
a town that has (or had in the past) a predominately black "ghetto" low income population... such as Compton, California

(see the movie Gran Torino with Clint Eastwood...great movie by the way.)
"Look at this place Todd, we must be riding thru spooksville!!!"
by eastsideLBC November 22, 2011
 
2.
A racist alternative for a ghetto or other run down area where many black people live.
I heard John moved into a spooksville, I hope he doesn't get stabbed with a nigger knife.
by SallyTwoCocks May 21, 2011