Miscellaneous Information for Cottage Grove ...
The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Coosa County or the community of Cottage Grove:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Cottage Grove:
GNIS ID for Cottage Grove: 116674
GNIS ID for Coosa County: 161544
GNIS ID for Alabama: 1779775
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 01 (Alabama)
County Code: 037 (Coosa County)
Place Code: 17632 (Cottage Grove)
State & County Code: 01/037 (Alabama / Coosa County)
State & Place Code: 01/17632 (Alabama / Cottage Grove)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Cottage Grove is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Cottage Grove.