Miscellaneous Information for Sandfield ...
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 Pike County or the community of Sandfield:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sandfield:
GNIS ID for Sandfield: 126353
GNIS ID for Pike County: 161581
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: 109 (Pike County)
Place Code: 67848 (Sandfield)
State & County Code: 01/109 (Alabama / Pike County)
State & Place Code: 01/67848 (Alabama / Sandfield)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Sandfield 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 Sandfield.