Miscellaneous Information for Ridge ...
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 Greene County or the community of Ridge:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Ridge:
GNIS ID for Ridge: 156966
GNIS ID for Greene County: 161557
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: 063 (Greene County)
Place Code: 64608 (Ridge)
State & County Code: 01/063 (Alabama / Greene County)
State & Place Code: 01/64608 (Alabama / Ridge)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Ridge 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 Ridge.