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Falls City, Alabama

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Census Data for Falls City ...

As far as we can tell, Falls City<1> has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Falls City, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

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Winston County ...

Falls City is located in Winston County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Winston County.

Population Rings for Falls City ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Falls City and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Falls City. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Falls City, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2350-1.96%
10 mi   [16 km]31,401-2.71%
15 mi   [24 km]716,991-2.52%
20 mi   [32 km]1422,735-2.67%
25 mi   [40 km]2135,406-2.48%
30 mi   [48 km]3165,912-0.16%

Miscellaneous Information for Falls City ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Winston County or the community of Falls City:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Falls City:

GNIS ID for Falls City: 159594

GNIS ID for Winston County: 161592

GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775

The FIPS Codes ...

An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):

State Code: 01 (Alabama)

County Code: 133 (Winston County)

Place Code: 25660 (Falls City)

State & County Code: 01/133 (Alabama / Winston County)

State & Place Code: 01/25660 (Alabama / Falls City)

Misc. Census Codes ...

Falls City is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Falls City.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

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The official website for State of Alabama: www.alabama.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Falls City may originally have been Fall's City. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Falls City might be written as Fall City. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Falls City.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance starting in Falls City. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Falls City) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Falls City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Falls City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falls City. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.0243, Longitude: -87.2828     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Falls City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Falls City.