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Welcome to Falun ...

Falun is located in Burnett County<1>.

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

Falun is 960 feet [293 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Telephone area codes for Falun: (715) and (534)<4>

Communities Also Named Falun ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Falun - they are located in Alberta and Kansas.

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

Communities near Falun ...

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

  • Rock Creek [Pine County]
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    • Rock Creek [Pine County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the west of Falun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,658 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rock Creek have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rock Creek
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rock Creek<6>
  • Grantsburg [Burnett County]
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    • Grantsburg [Burnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the west of Falun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,296 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Grantsburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Grantsburg
  • Frederic [Polk County]
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    • Frederic [Polk County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Falun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,080 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Frederic have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Frederic
  • Luck [Polk County]
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    • Luck [Polk County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<5> to the south of Falun
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,051 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Luck have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Luck
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Milltown [Polk County]
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      • Milltown [Polk County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the south of Falun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 875 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Milltown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Milltown
    • Siren [Burnett County]
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      • Siren [Burnett County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<5> to the east of Falun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 780 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Siren
    • Webster [Burnett County]
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      • Webster [Burnett County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Falun
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 620 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Webster have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Webster
    • Atlas [Polk County]
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      • Atlas [Polk County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the south of Falun
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atlas
    • Clam Falls [Polk County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clam Falls
      • Clam Falls [Polk County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Falun
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clam Falls
    • Randall [Burnett County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Randall
      • Randall [Burnett County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the west of Falun
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Randall have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Randall

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Falun ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

The Communities of Wisconsin

About Burnett County

About Wisconsin

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Burnett County: www.burnettcounty.com/gov/

The official website for State of Wisconsin: https://www.wisconsin.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Wisconsin's counties, including Burnett, 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Falun - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Area code (534) is an overlay for area code (715).
<5>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Falun) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Falun. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 45.7719, Longitude: -92.5277       In this case, the coordinates for Falun 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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