Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Whitney Junction is located in Region #3 (the South Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Whitney Junction is located in Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Whitney Junction is located in Region IV (Region 4).
Referenced GNIS Records ...
GNIS ID #164910 (Name of Record: Whitney Junction)
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: St. Clair
Map Name: Ashville
Lat: 33.8748208 Lon: -86.299424 [Map]
Elev: 177 ft.
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 01/82380 (Place Name: Whitney Junction)
County: St. Clair (FIPS State/County: 01/115)
Identifies a populated place (ie- Whitney Junction) that is wholly or substantially located outside the boundaries of any incorporated place or CDP (Census Designated Place) that has an authoritative common name recognized by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
MSA Code: 1000