Falls City is in a prime location

Where is Falls City?

about falls cityFalls City is in a prime location. Strategically placed at the center of America’s heartland, three major metropolitan areas are less than two hours away: Kansas City, Missouri, Topeka, Kansas, and Omaha and Lincoln, Nebraska.

Due to this great location, shipping is readily available to and from Falls City. Major north-south and east-west interstate systems are less than one hour away. Six interstate and two intrastate carriers serve the community. UPS and Federal Express make regular stops. Barge service on the Missouri is only 25 miles away. Rail transportation is available on both Burlington Northern Santa Fe and the Union Pacific Railroads. Both mainlines are major transportation for commodity and coal routes, which cross just south of Falls City.

Distances (mi.)

  • Topeka, KS: 90
  • Kansas City: 108
  • Wichita, KS: 230
  • Des Moines, IA: 225
  • Chicago: 557
  • Los Angeles: 1,599
  • Dallas: 569
  • New York 1,300
  • Denver: 559
  • Durham, NC: 1,161


Find a Home for these Pets

Please visit the website of The Humane Society of Richardson County to see the animals available for adoption. Homes are urgently needed! Click here to learn more.

Brownville Concert Series

The mission of the Concert Series is to bring professional live performance to Southeast Nebraska. The program is varied and includes classical instrumental, Cabaret performances based on the American Songbook, Jazz (instrumental and vocal), Rock and Roll, Bluegrass, Vocal Recital, Opera and a specially commissioned Christmas Gala. Learn More

Famous Falls Cityans

Magicians, atheletes, artists and governors all once called Falls City their. Learn more about famous Falls Cityans by clicking here.