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How do I search for someone in a certain town on Facebook?

By: Kumar GUpdated: April 02, 2021


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Choose the "Location" option from the drop-down menu near the top of the new screen and in the search box next to that menu type the name of the city and state where you want to find friends. Again, as you type, suggestions appear below the box.

Likewise, people ask, can I filter my Facebook friends by location?

You can filter your friends by "current city", though, so perhaps if you changed your "current city" and then ran this filter, it would work. Warning: FB might decide you're spamming them if you make too many changes of this type to your profile within a short period of time.

Furthermore, how do I find friends in my area on Facebook?

The Facebook app and mobile site – m.facebook.com – have a new page labeled Find Friends Nearby, at facebook.com/ffn. It's actually a little hard to find – tap on the features list, scroll down to the Apps section and tap Find Friends, then Other Tools. From there, you can tap Find Friends Nearby.

How do I find someone on Facebook with first name and location?

  1. STEP 1: Log in to your Facebook account: facebook.com.
  2. STEP 2: Enter the first name of the person into the search box at the top navigation bar and click the search button.
  3. STEP 3: On the search results page, select the People tab, to ensure that only the user profiles are listed in your search results.

How can I find someone on Facebook without their name?

How to Find Someone on Facebook If You Don't Remember Their Name
  1. Check Schools and Businesses. If you can't find someone by name, you can still narrow your search down if you can remember where they work or where they went to school.
  2. Look For Mutual Friends.
  3. Check Suggested Friends.
  4. Nicknames and Personal Information.


Can you search Facebook friends by state?

You can narrow your search by applying a filter. Click on the "People" link in the left column of the screen to exclude pages or groups from your results. Enter the name of the city and state in which your friend currently lives in the "Type the name of a city or region" field and hit "Enter."

How do I filter friends on Facebook by City?

It is possible to look up friends only by city, provided you have also added that city as your hometown or current city. To search by city alone, with no name, click on the "Find Friends" icon in the top right corner of any Facebook screen and then the name of the city in the left column of the "Find Friends" page.

How do you find old friends on Facebook?

Look in Facebook's right navigation panel and you'll see an area labeled "Get Connected." It's easy to miss, but this is where you'll start when looking for old friends. Click "Find your friends" underneath "Who's on Facebook?" and you'll be taken to the "Find people you know on Facebook" portal.

What are the 6 friends on Facebook profile?

The one who are your friends in your profile. Pictures of few of them or you can say 6 peoples are popping up under the Facebook Profile. The one who likes your profile picture. Pictures of few of them or you can say 6 peoples are popping up under the Facebook Profile Picture.

Why can't I find someone on Facebook when I know they have an account?

You've blocked them. The person you're looking for may have limited their privacy settings or blocked you. Sometimes people forget that they've limited their settings. If you still can't find one of your friends, ask them to look at their privacy settings.

How can I find my friends location?

If they don't have a Google Account
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Google Maps app. and sign in. Learn how to sign in.
  2. Tap your profile picture or initial Location sharing Add people .
  3. Tap More. Copy to clipboard. People with this link can see your location for as long as you choose, up to 72 hours.