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Welcome to South Fallsburg ...

South Fallsburg is located in Sullivan County<1>.

A typical abbreviation for South Fallsburg: S. Fallsburg

South Fallsburg is 1,260 feet [384 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

South Fallsburg is located in the (845) area code.

The ZIP code for South Fallsburg: 12779<3>

Communities near South Fallsburg ...

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

  • Wallkill [Orange County]
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    • Wallkill [Orange County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of South Fallsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 29,331 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wallkill have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Thompson [Sullivan County]
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    • Thompson [Sullivan County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the southwest of South Fallsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 15,082 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thompson have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Shawangunk [Ulster County]
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    • Shawangunk [Ulster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of South Fallsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,804 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Shawangunk have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Wawarsing [Ulster County]
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    • Wawarsing [Ulster County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of South Fallsburg
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 12,535 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wawarsing have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Mamakating [Sullivan County]
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      • Mamakating [Sullivan County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of South Fallsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,455 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mamakating have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Liberty [Sullivan County]
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      • Liberty [Sullivan County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the northwest of South Fallsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,595 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Liberty have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Crawford [Orange County]
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      • Crawford [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of South Fallsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 9,157 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Crawford have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Deerpark [Orange County]
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      • Deerpark [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of South Fallsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,690 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Deerpark have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Rochester [Ulster County]
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      • Rochester [Ulster County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of South Fallsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 7,202 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rochester have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Mount Hope [Orange County]
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      • Mount Hope [Orange County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of South Fallsburg
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 6,558 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mount Hope have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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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 South Fallsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for South Fallsburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for South Fallsburg ...

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

Adding South Fallsburg to Our Gazetteer ...

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

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

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

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About Sullivan County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for South Fallsburg. 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 South Fallsburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as South Fallsburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether South Fallsburg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- South Fallsburg) 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 South Fallsburg. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from South FallsburgOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in South Fallsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7107, Longitude: -74.6314    
<5>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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