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Welcome to Falkner ...
The location of Falkner has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Falkner has a population of 489 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Falkner.
Falkner is 450 feet [137 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Falkner lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Falkner: (662)
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Falkner had an population of 489 people. This is a decrease of 4.86% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 130.66% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Falkner had a population of 514 people. This makes Falkner the county's 4th most populous community.
The population of Falkner represents 0.02% of the total population of Mississippi (which has 2,967,297 people), making it the state's 207th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 514 people, the population of Falkner increased 142.45% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 212 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Falkner.
Adding Falkner 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 Falkner 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 Falkner elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Falkner on a Rand McNally Map of Mississippi (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Falkner on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Falkner ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Falkner - it's located in Alabama.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Falkner.
Communities near Falkner ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Falkner.
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 Falkner. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Falkner.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Falkner. 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 Falkner.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Falkner. See our Newspapers Page for Falkner.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falkner ...
Looking for more information about Falkner? 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 Falkner, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Falkner.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Falkner. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 04 Mar 2021