Miscellaneous Information for Grand Lake ...
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 Alameda County or the community of Grand Lake:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Grand Lake:
GNIS ID for Grand Lake: 2123539
GNIS ID for Alameda County: 1675839
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: 001 (Alameda County)
Place Code: 30644 (Grand Lake)
State & County Code: 06/001 (California / Alameda County)
State & Place Code: 06/30644 (California / Grand Lake)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Grand Lake 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 Lake.