Falls Church's government type is City manager. It is comprised of the Mayor, who is currently Nader Baroukh.
Falls Church encompasses land area: 2.2 sq mi (5.7 km2), water area: 0 sq mi (0 km2). The elevation is 325 ft (99 m) above sea level. This equates to a population density of 5,225.8/sq mi (2,013.4/km2). The local time zone is EST (UTC-5).
Zip codes in Falls Church include 22040, 22042, 22044, 22046. Local area codes are 703 and 571. The Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS) code for the city is 51-27200, which is used in computer filings when non-government agencies and contractors fulfill government contracts. Additional information and the official website of the city is found at http://www.fallschurchva.gov.