Falmouth is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Falmouth Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Barnstable County at latitude 41.5515 and longitude -70.6148. Barnstable County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 20 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Falmouth Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Falmouth: Sacconesset, Succonessitt, Succonnessitt.Photos of the local Falmouth, MA area
Also See: Falmouth, MA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||3,633|
|Population in Familes||2,271|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||203|
|Average Household Size||1.76|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||3,362 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,137 (33.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||929 (27.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,296 (38.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$419,395|
|Average Home Value||$474,758|
|Median Household Income||$32,488|
|Average Household Income||$64,430|
|Per Capita Income||$34,644|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.46%|
|Per Capita Income||4.39%|
The table below compares Falmouth to the other 244 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Massachusetts by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 139||43rd|
|Population Density1||# 94||62nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 116||53rd|
|Median Household Income||# 241||2nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 124||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Massachusetts Census Data Comparison Tool.