A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Skiff Mountain, Connecticut
Although we found mention of Skiff Mountain during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how Skiff Mountain was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than a locale or some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it was a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists..
One piece of information that we would especially like to find is the location (ie- GPS coordinates) of Skiff Mountain. If you can help us locate Skiff Mountain, please Contact Us.
Various Identification Codes ...
FIPS Codes ...
In a past effort, various federal agencies created a set of codes with a purpose similar to the GNIS codes. These codes are called the Federal Information Processing Standard (or the FIPS 55 codes). Although they are still used by some organizations, the FIPS codes are obsolete and will ultimately be replaced by the GNIS codes.
The following FIPS codes apply to Skiff Mountain:
Since the Place and County FIPS codes are not unique and can be repeated in other States, it's necessary to combine the State code with the Place and County FIPS codes to uniquely identify them - for example:
Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Skiff Mountain is located in Region #1 (the Northeast Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Skiff Mountain is located in Division #1 (the New England Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Skiff Mountain is located in Region I (Region 1).
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has created ten Management Regions. Skiff Mountain is located in Region I (Region 1).
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 09/69080 (Place Name: Skiff Mountain)
County: Litchfield (FIPS State/County: 09/005)
Identifies a populated place (in this case, Skiff Mountain) located wholly or substantially outside the boundaries of an incorporated place or CDP (Census Designated Place) but whose name has not been verified as authoritative by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Connecticut: https://portal.ct.gov/
The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)
The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)
The official website of the U.S. Census Bureau
The official website of the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB)
The official website of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
This page was last modified: 18 Feb 2021