How to Add Current City/Town to Your Facebook Profile

You've probably noticed that some people's profiles on Facebook show their current city or town and their hometown. It is simple to add this information to your profile and the information helps potential friends find you on Facebook.

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Log in to your Facebook account and go to your profile page.

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Click on the "Info" link located under your profile picture in the left column and then click on "Edit" to the right of "Contact Information." The edit link is not always visible but becomes visible when your mouse scrolls over it.

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Select "Basic Information" from the items in the left column of the page. Enter your city or town into the "Current City" box. Enter your hometown into the "Hometown" box. Click on "Save Changes" when you are done. Go back and check your profile information. Your current city or town, as well as your hometown, should now be displayed.