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Welcome to Falls Village ...

Falls Village is located in Litchfield County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Falls Village: Falls Vlg. (in Canada, 'Vlge.' is the more common abbreviation.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Falls Village for more information about variations on the name of Falls Village.

Falls Village is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Falls Village lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Falls Village is located in the (860) area code.

The ZIP code for Falls Village: 06031<3>

Adding Falls Village to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

We originally found mention of Falls Village in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.

In addition, we also found mention of Falls Village elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Falls Village on a Rand McNally Map of Connecticut (1911).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Falls Village on our Genealogy Page.

Communities Also Named Falls Village ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Falls Village - it's located in Massachusetts.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Falls Village.

Communities near Falls Village ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Falls Village.

  • Torrington [Litchfield County]
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    • Torrington [Litchfield County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Falls Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,044 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torrington
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Torrington<5>
  • Torrington [Litchfield County]
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    • Torrington [Litchfield County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Falls Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 34,044 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Torrington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Torrington
  • Winchester [Litchfield County]
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    • Winchester [Litchfield County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the east of Falls Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 10,604 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Winchester have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Winchester
  • Litchfield [Litchfield County]
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    • Litchfield [Litchfield County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Falls Village
    • Estimated population in 2019: 8,094 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Litchfield have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Litchfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Litchfield<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Great Barrington [Berkshire County]
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      • Great Barrington [Berkshire County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Falls Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 6,945 people
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    • Washington [Dutchess County]
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      • Washington [Dutchess County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Falls Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,604 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Washington have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Washington
    • Amenia [Dutchess County]
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      • Amenia [Dutchess County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Falls Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 4,399 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Amenia have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Amenia
    • Stanford [Dutchess County]
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      • Stanford [Dutchess County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the west of Falls Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,740 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stanford have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stanford
    • Salisbury [Litchfield County]
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      • Salisbury [Litchfield County] lies 3 miles [4.8 km]<4> to the northwest of Falls Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,600 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salisbury have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salisbury
    • Copake [Columbia County]
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      • Copake [Columbia County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northwest of Falls Village
      • Estimated population in 2019: 3,394 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Copake have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Copake

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Falls Village. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Falls Village.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Falls Village. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Falls Village.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Falls Village. Our list includes 4 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Falls Village.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falls Village ...

Looking for more information about Falls Village? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Falls Village, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Falls Village.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Falls Village. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Connecticut's counties, including Litchfield, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Falls Village - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Falls Village). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Falls Village or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Falls Village) 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 Village. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Falls Village

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falls Village. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.9559, Longitude: -73.3638    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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