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Falcon, Mississippi

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Welcome to Falcon ...

The town of Falcon is located in Quitman County.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Falcon has a population of 150 people<1> (see below for details).

Falcon is 160 feet [49 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Falcon is located in the (662) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Falcon had a population of 167 people. This makes Falcon the county's 4th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 167 people, the population of Falcon decreased 47.32% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 317 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Falcon had an population of 150 people. This is a decrease of 10.18% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 52.68% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Falcon.

Communities near Falcon ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove.<3>.

Community   2016
Batesville   [Map]   7,391   E   19 miles [30.6 km]
Coahoma   [Map]   343   W   15 miles [24.1 km]
Como   [Map]   1,240   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Crenshaw   [Map]   853   NE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Crowder   [Map]   663   SE   16 miles [25.7 km]
Jonestown   [Map]   1,172   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Falcon.

Communities Also Named Falcon ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 13 communities that are also named Falcon - they are located in Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Kentucky (2), Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, North Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Falcon. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Falcon. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Falcon.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Falcon:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falcon ...

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

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

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Falcon, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Falcon.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Falcon. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Falcon.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Falcon - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Falcon. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Falcon) 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 Falcon. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Falcon

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falcon. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.3911, Longitude: -90.2556     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Falcon have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Falcon.