Miscellaneous Information for Linwood ...
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 Carroll County or the community of Linwood:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Linwood:
GNIS ID for Linwood: 585430
GNIS ID for Carroll County: 1696228
GNIS ID for Maryland: 1714934
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 24 (Maryland)
County Code: 013 (Carroll County)
Place Code: 47175 (Linwood)
State & County Code: 24/013 (Maryland / Carroll County)
State & Place Code: 24/47175 (Maryland / Linwood)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Linwood is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Linwood.