Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Red Dog Mine is located in Region #4 (the West Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Red Dog Mine is located in Division #9 (the Pacific Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Red Dog Mine is located in Region X (Region 10).
Referenced GNIS Records ...
GNIS ID #1865564 (Name of Record: Red Dog Mine)
Class: populated place
A place or area having clustered or scattered buildings and a permanent population (such as a city, settlement, town or village). The boundaries may or may not coincide with the perceived population.
A 'populated place' record may have a corresponding 'census' or 'civil' record. The information contained in the 'populated place' record applies only to the class and should not be confused with either the 'census' and 'civil' classes.
County: Northwest Arctic
Map Name: De Long Mountains A-2
Lat: 68.0755556 Lon: -162.8561111 [Map]
Elev: 272 ft.
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 02/64980 (Place Name: Red Dog Mine)
County: Northwest Arctic (FIPS State/County: 02/188)
Identifies a populated place (in this case, Red Dog Mine) located wholly or substantially outside the boundaries of an incorporated place or CDP (Census Designated Place) but whose name has not been verified as authoritative by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).