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Welcome to Falconer ...

The village of Falconer is located in Chautauqua County<1>.

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Falconer has a population of 2,249 people<3> (see below for details).

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

Falconer is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Falconer lies within the (716) area code.

Websites for Falconer ...

Chamber of Commerce:   www.chautauquachamber.org/

Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Falconer, the following might be of interest:

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Falconer had an population of 2,249 people. This is a decrease of 7.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 11.46% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Falconer had a population of 2,420 people. This makes Falconer the county's 17th most populous community.

The population of Falconer represents 0.01% of the population of New York (which has 19,378,102 people), making it the state's 808th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,420 people, the population of Falconer decreased 4.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 2,540 people).

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

Communities Also Named Falconer ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found another community named Falconer - it's located in North Dakota.

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

Communities near Falconer ...

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

  • Warren [Warren County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Warren
    • Warren [Warren County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<5> to the south of Falconer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 8,974 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Warren
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Warren<6>
  • Busti [Chautauqua County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Busti
    • Busti [Chautauqua County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the southwest of Falconer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,100 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Busti have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Busti
  • Ellery [Chautauqua County]
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    • Ellery [Chautauqua County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Falconer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,291 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ellery have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ellery
  • Chautauqua [Chautauqua County]
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    • Chautauqua [Chautauqua County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Falconer
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,167 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chautauqua have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chautauqua
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Carroll [Chautauqua County]
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      • Carroll [Chautauqua County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the southeast of Falconer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,311 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Carroll have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Carroll
    • Lakewood [Chautauqua County]
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      • Lakewood [Chautauqua County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<5> to the west of Falconer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,774 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lakewood have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lakewood
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lakewood<6>
    • Randolph [Cattaraugus County]
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      • Randolph [Cattaraugus County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the east of Falconer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,456 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Randolph have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randolph
    • North Harmony [Chautauqua County]
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      • North Harmony [Chautauqua County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the west of Falconer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,136 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for North Harmony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Harmony
    • Stockton [Chautauqua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Stockton
      • Stockton [Chautauqua County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the northwest of Falconer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,058 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockton
    • Harmony [Chautauqua County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Harmony
      • Harmony [Chautauqua County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of Falconer
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,046 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Harmony have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Harmony

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

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Falconer. 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 Falconer.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Falconer. See our Newspapers Page for Falconer.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falconer ...

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

Adding Falconer to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of Falconer 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 Falconer was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

We also found Falconer on a map titled Rand McNally Map of New York (1897).

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

Mentions & References for Falconer

The Communities of New York

About Chautauqua County

About New York

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

The official website for Chautauqua County: www.co.chautauqua.ny.us/

The official website for State of New York: https://www.ny.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of New York's counties, including Chautauqua, 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 Falconer.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Falconer - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Falconer) 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 Falconer. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from FalconerOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falconer. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.1190, Longitude: -79.1973       In this case, the coordinates for Falconer have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.

 

 

 

 

 


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