Miscellaneous Information for Boston ...
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 Marion County or the community of Boston:
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 01 (Alabama)
County Code: 093 (Marion County)
Place Code: 08464 (Boston)
State & County Code: 01/093 (Alabama / Marion County)
State & Place Code: 01/08464 (Alabama / Boston)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Boston 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 Boston.