Miscellaneous Information for Blue Springs ...
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 Covington County or the community of Blue Springs:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Blue Springs:
GNIS ID for Blue Springs: 159215
GNIS ID for Covington County: 161545
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: 039 (Covington County)
Place Code: 07720 (Blue Springs)
State & County Code: 01/039 (Alabama / Covington County)
State & Place Code: 01/07720 (Alabama / Blue Springs)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Blue Springs 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 Blue Springs.