Miscellaneous Information for Vail ...
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 Mississippi County or the community of Vail:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Vail:
GNIS ID for Vail: 58789
GNIS ID for Mississippi County: 69899
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: 093 (Mississippi County)
Place Code: 71270 (Vail)
State & County Code: 05/093 (Arkansas / Mississippi County)
State & Place Code: 05/71270 (Arkansas / Vail)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Vail 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 Vail.