Miscellaneous Information for Gulf ...
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 Kern County or the community of Gulf:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Gulf:
GNIS ID for Gulf: 1660705
GNIS ID for Kern County: 2054176
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: 029 (Kern County)
Place Code: 31554 (Gulf)
State & County Code: 06/029 (California / Kern County)
State & Place Code: 06/31554 (California / Gulf)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Gulf 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 Gulf.