- Last Updated: 10 October 2016 10 October 2016
Falmouth is situated in the southwest corner of Cape Cod. It is the second most populous town on the Cape and has one of the longest coastlines in the state. The town of Falmouth covers a land area of 44.52 square miles and is comprised of eight villages. It includes 818 acres of freshwater ponds and about 2,209 acres of saltwater bays and harbors. 70 miles of seashore edge the town. Falmouth, like most Cape Cod towns, has a very casual dress style. It is advisable to bring sweaters or light jackets for the breezy summer evenings. Bring a sports jacket or dress for a special evening out.