Miscellaneous Information for Asphaltum ...
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 Jasper County or the community of Asphaltum:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Asphaltum:
GNIS ID for Asphaltum: 430316
GNIS ID for Jasper County: 450494
GNIS ID for Indiana: 448508
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 18 (Indiana)
County Code: 073 (Jasper County)
Place Code: 02512 (Asphaltum)
State & County Code: 18/073 (Indiana / Jasper County)
State & Place Code: 18/02512 (Indiana / Asphaltum)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Asphaltum is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #3 (the East North-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Asphaltum.