Miscellaneous Information for Gum ...
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 Santa Barbara County or the community of Gum:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Gum:
GNIS ID for Gum: 1660706
GNIS ID for Santa Barbara County: 277306
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: 083 (Santa Barbara County)
Place Code: 31560 (Gum)
State & County Code: 06/083 (California / Santa Barbara County)
State & Place Code: 06/31560 (California / Gum)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Gum 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 Gum.