Miscellaneous Information for Sunbeam ...
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 Custer County or the community of Sunbeam:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sunbeam:
GNIS ID for Sunbeam: 398201
GNIS ID for Custer County: 399758
GNIS ID for Idaho: 1779783
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 16 (Idaho)
County Code: 037 (Custer County)
Place Code: 78310 (Sunbeam)
State & County Code: 16/037 (Idaho / Custer County)
State & Place Code: 16/78310 (Idaho / Sunbeam)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Sunbeam is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #8 (the Mountain Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Sunbeam.