Miscellaneous Information for Bluff 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 Clay County or the community of Bluff Springs:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Bluff Springs:
GNIS ID for Bluff Springs: 156086
GNIS ID for Clay County: 161539
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: 027 (Clay County)
Place Code: 07816 (Bluff Springs)
State & County Code: 01/027 (Alabama / Clay County)
State & Place Code: 01/07816 (Alabama / Bluff Springs)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Bluff 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 Bluff Springs.