Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Apple Creek is located in Region #2 (the Midwest Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Apple Creek is located in Division #4 (the West North-Central Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Apple Creek is located in Region VII (Region 7).
Referenced GNIS Records ...
GNIS ID #736347 (Name of Record: Apple Creek)
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.
Map Name: Friedheim
Lat: 37.6128292 Lon: -89.7509351
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 29/01468 (Place Name: Apple Creek)
County: Perry (FIPS State/County: 29/157)
Identifies a populated place (ie- Apple Creek) 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).