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Falls City
Karnes County, Texas


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Statistics & Facts

The Texas state capital is Austin.
The population of Falls City is approximately 478 (1990), 611 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 207 (1990), 242 (2010).
The amount of land area in Falls City is 2.34 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Falls City to Washington DC is 1428 miles.
The distance to the Texas state capital is 92 miles. (as the crow flies)
Falls City is positioned 28.98 degrees north of the equator and 98.02 degrees west of the prime meridian.

History & History Related Items

Here is a great history page for Falls city, Texas. You'll enjoy reading about the history of this community.

First known as Brackenridge, the name had to be changed because of a similarly-named town, Breckenridge, in northern Texas. The new name, Falls City, was after the four beautiful waterfalls along the San Antonio River where the town was built. The name became official on November 28, 1893.
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