Miscellaneous Information for Tafton ...
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 Pulaski County or the community of Tafton:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Tafton:
GNIS ID for Tafton: 58726
GNIS ID for Pulaski County: 69177
GNIS ID for Arkansas: 68085
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 05 (Arkansas)
County Code: 119 (Pulaski County)
Place Code: 68540 (Tafton)
State & County Code: 05/119 (Arkansas / Pulaski County)
State & Place Code: 05/68540 (Arkansas / Tafton)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Tafton is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Tafton.