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Time Zone: Falls County lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time.

The community of Marlin is the Seat for Falls County.

Falls County was founded in 1850. Falls was created by taking area from Limestone and Counties.

From the Census Estimates for 2009, <1> Falls had a population of 16,782 people. This is a decrease of 9.66% since the last Census (which gave a population of 18,576 people in 2000).

At the time of the 2000 Census, Falls represented 0.09% of the total population of Texas, making it the state's 121st most populous county (out of 254 counties).

The following table shows the recent changes in population. Other than 2000, the population counts have been estimated by the Census Bureau.

Since 2000
Year-to-Year Change
201017,866-3.82%+6.46% since 2009
200816,794-9.59%-0.37% since 2007
200018,576The Last Census

More information can be found on the Falls County Census Page for Falls County.


Below are some of the communities located in Falls County (for more communities, please visit our Nearby Page for Falls County):

Community 2009
(2009vs. 2000)
Marlin   5,7466,62813.31% decrease  
Bruceville-Eddy   1,5601,4904.7% increase  
Rosebud   1,3191,49311.65% decrease  
Lott   6677247.87% decrease  
Golinda   3984235.91% decrease  

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<1>On a yearly basis, the US Census Bureau creates an estimate of the county's population. Keep in mind that this is an estimate and not an actual count. The last physical count was the 2000 Census and the next count will be for the 2010 Census.

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