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Welcome to International Falls ...

The city of International Falls is located in Koochiching County<1> and is the County Seat for Koochiching County.

The location of International Falls has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, International Falls has a population of 5,811 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of International Falls.

International Falls is 1,120 feet [341 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: International Falls lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel east from International Falls, you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

The telephone area code for International Falls: (218)

The ZIP code for International Falls: 56649<5>

Websites for International Falls ...

Official Website: www.ci.international-falls.mn.us/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, International Falls had an population of 5,811 people. This is a decrease of 9.54% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.31% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, International Falls had a population of 6,424 people (which is 48.26% of the total population of Koochiching County). This makes International Falls the county's most populous community.

The population of International Falls represents 0.12% of the total population of Minnesota (which has 5,303,925 people), making it the state's 125th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 6,424 people, the population of International Falls decreased 4.16% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 6,703 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for International Falls.

Communities near International Falls ...

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

  • Littlefork [Koochiching County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Littlefork
    • Littlefork [Koochiching County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the southwest of International Falls
    • Estimated population in 2019: 592 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Littlefork have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Littlefork
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Littlefork<7>
  • Island View [Koochiching County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Island View
    • Island View [Koochiching County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the east of International Falls
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Island View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Island View
  • Crozier
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Crozier
    • Crozier lies 5 miles [8 km]<6> to the west of International Falls
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Crozier
  • Ericsburg [Koochiching County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ericsburg
    • Ericsburg [Koochiching County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<6> to the southeast of International Falls
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ericsburg
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Rocky Inlet
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rocky Inlet
      • Rocky Inlet lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of International Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rocky Inlet came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rocky Inlet
    • Box Alder
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Box Alder
      • Box Alder lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the west of International Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Box Alder came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Box Alder
    • Burriss
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Burriss
      • Burriss lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northwest of International Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Burriss came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Burriss
    • Windy Point
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Windy Point
      • Windy Point lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the northeast of International Falls
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Windy Point
    • Devlin
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Devlin
      • Devlin lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the northwest of International Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Devlin came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Devlin
    • Sims
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sims
      • Sims lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<6> to the northeast of International Falls
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sims came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<8>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sims

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 International Falls. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for International Falls.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around International Falls. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for International Falls.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for International Falls ...

Looking for more information about International Falls? 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 International Falls, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for International Falls.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Communities in Minnesota

About Koochiching County

About Minnesota

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for International Falls: www.ci.international-falls.mn.us/

The official website for Koochiching County: www.co.koochiching.mn.us/

The official website for State of Minnesota: https://mn.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Minnesota's counties, including Koochiching, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>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.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for International Falls.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around International Falls - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>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 city (such as International Falls). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether International Falls or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- International Falls) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in International Falls. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 48.5883, Longitude: -93.4080       In this case, the coordinates for International Falls have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.






















 

 

 

 

 


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