Miscellaneous Information for Creel ...
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 Walker County or the town of Creel:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Creel:
GNIS ID for Creel: 116840
GNIS ID for Walker County: 161589
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: 127 (Walker County)
Place Code: 18265 (Creel)
State & County Code: 01/127 (Alabama / Walker County)
State & Place Code: 01/18265 (Alabama / Creel)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Creel 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 Creel.