Miscellaneous Information for Ford City ...
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 Colbert County or the community of Ford City:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Ford City:
GNIS ID for Ford City: 118478
GNIS ID for Colbert County: 161542
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: 033 (Colbert County)
Place Code: 27016 (Ford City)
State & County Code: 01/033 (Alabama / Colbert County)
State & Place Code: 01/27016 (Alabama / Ford City)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Ford City 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 Ford City.