Miscellaneous Information for Grand Island ...
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 Colusa County or the community of Grand Island:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Grand Island:
GNIS ID for Grand Island: 1658643
GNIS ID for Colusa County: 1675902
GNIS ID for California: 1779778
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 06 (California)
County Code: 011 (Colusa County)
Place Code: 30637 (Grand Island)
State & County Code: 06/011 (California / Colusa County)
State & Place Code: 06/30637 (California / Grand Island)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Grand Island is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #9 (the Pacific Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Grand Island.