Miscellaneous Information for Colony ...
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 Knox County or the community of Colony:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Colony:
GNIS ID for Colony: 735563
GNIS ID for Knox County: 758506
GNIS ID for Missouri: 1779791
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 29 (Missouri)
County Code: 103 (Knox County)
Place Code: 15634 (Colony)
State & County Code: 29/103 (Missouri / Knox County)
State & Place Code: 29/15634 (Missouri / Colony)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Colony is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #4 (the West North-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Colony.