Miscellaneous Information for Heron Bay ...
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 Mobile County or the community of Heron Bay:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Heron Bay:
GNIS ID for Heron Bay: 119994
GNIS ID for Mobile County: 161575
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: 097 (Mobile County)
Place Code: 34264 (Heron Bay)
State & County Code: 01/097 (Alabama / Mobile County)
State & Place Code: 01/34264 (Alabama / Heron Bay)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Heron Bay 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 Heron Bay.