Miscellaneous Information for Hearst ...
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 Mendocino County or the community of Hearst:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Hearst:
GNIS ID for Hearst: 1656065
GNIS ID for Mendocino County: 277287
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: 045 (Mendocino County)
Place Code: 33070 (Hearst)
State & County Code: 06/045 (California / Mendocino County)
State & Place Code: 06/33070 (California / Hearst)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Hearst 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 Hearst.