Miscellaneous Information for Old Nauvoo ...
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 Franklin County or the community of Old Nauvoo:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Old Nauvoo:
GNIS ID for Old Nauvoo: 156836
GNIS ID for Franklin County: 161555
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: 059 (Franklin County)
Place Code: 56688 (Old Nauvoo)
State & County Code: 01/059 (Alabama / Franklin County)
State & Place Code: 01/56688 (Alabama / Old Nauvoo)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Old Nauvoo 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 Old Nauvoo.