Miscellaneous Information for Thompson ...
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 Madison County or the community of Thompson:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Thompson:
GNIS ID for Thompson: 57207
GNIS ID for Madison County: 69165
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: 087 (Madison County)
Place Code: 68985 (Thompson)
State & County Code: 05/087 (Arkansas / Madison County)
State & Place Code: 05/68985 (Arkansas / Thompson)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Thompson 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 Thompson.