Miscellaneous Information for Dixon Shop ...
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 Cherokee County or the community of Dixon Shop:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Dixon Shop:
GNIS ID for Dixon Shop: 156274
GNIS ID for Cherokee County: 161535
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: 019 (Cherokee County)
Place Code: 20860 (Dixon Shop)
State & County Code: 01/019 (Alabama / Cherokee County)
State & Place Code: 01/20860 (Alabama / Dixon Shop)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Dixon Shop 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 Dixon Shop.