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Welcome to Falls Mills ...

Falls Mills is located in Sullivan County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for Falls Mills: Falls Mls. (or less commonly used: Falls Mlls.)

See our Genealogy Helper Page for Falls Mills for more information about variations on the name of Falls Mills.

Falls Mills is 920 feet [280 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Communities Also Named Falls Mills ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Falls Mills - they are located in Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Falls Mills ...

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

  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Falls Mills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,082 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Fallsburg [Sullivan County]
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    • Fallsburg [Sullivan County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the east of Falls Mills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,123 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fallsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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    • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<3> to the northeast of Falls Mills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,595 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Monticello [Sullivan County]
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    • Monticello [Sullivan County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<3> to the east of Falls Mills
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,402 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Monticello<5>
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    • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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      • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<3> to the east of Falls Mills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,318 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Liberty<5>
    • Honesdale [Wayne County]
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      • Honesdale [Wayne County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southwest of Falls Mills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,298 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Honesdale<5>
    • Bethel [Sullivan County]
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      • Bethel [Sullivan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the east of Falls Mills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 4,159 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bethel have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rockland [Sullivan County]
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      • Rockland [Sullivan County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the northeast of Falls Mills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,684 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rockland have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Hancock [Delaware County]
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      • Hancock [Delaware County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<3> to the northwest of Falls Mills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,967 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Hancock have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Callicoon [Sullivan County]
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      • Callicoon [Sullivan County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<3> to the north of Falls Mills
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,924 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Callicoon have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Callicoon

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falls Mills ...

Looking for more information about Falls Mills? 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 Falls Mills, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Falls Mills.

Adding Falls Mills to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Sullivan County: www.co.sullivan.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 Sullivan, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Falls Mills - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Falls Mills) 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 Falls Mills. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Falls MillsOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falls Mills. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7283, Longitude: -74.9841    
<4>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.
<5>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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