Miscellaneous Information for Sherwood Forest ...
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 Lauderdale County or the community of Sherwood Forest:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sherwood Forest:
GNIS ID for Sherwood Forest: 126707
GNIS ID for Lauderdale County: 161564
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: 077 (Lauderdale County)
Place Code: 69792 (Sherwood Forest)
State & County Code: 01/077 (Alabama / Lauderdale County)
State & Place Code: 01/69792 (Alabama / Sherwood Forest)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Sherwood Forest 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 Sherwood Forest.