A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Falcon, North Carolina
Welcome to Falcon ...
The location of Falcon has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Falcon has a population of 294 people<3> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Falcon.
Falcon is 130 feet [40 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Falcon lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Falcon is located in the (910) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Falcon had an population of 294 people. This is an increase of 13.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.37% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Falcon had a population of 258 people. This makes Falcon the county's 7th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 258 people, the population of Falcon decreased 21.34% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 328 people).
More information can be found on the Census 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, Mississippi, Missouri, Nevada, Tennessee, Texas (2) and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Falcon.
Communities near Falcon ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Falcon.
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 Falcon. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Falcon.
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 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Falcon.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Falcon. See our Newspapers 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 can read an overview with links that will help you 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 Page for Falcon.
Adding Falcon to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Falcon in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Falcon was on a map titled Map of North Carolina (from Rand McNally, 1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Falcon on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Falcon. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cumberland County: www.co.cumberland.nc.us/
The official website for State of North Carolina: https://www.nc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022