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Although we found mention of East Providence Wharf during our research, we have little information about it.<1> Given the context of how East Providence Wharf 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 East Providence Wharf. If you can help us locate East Providence Wharf, please Contact Us.
Various Identification Codes ...
FIPS Codes ...
In a past effort, various federal agencies worked together to create 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 East Providence Wharf:
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. East Providence Wharf is located in Region #1 (the Northeast Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. East Providence Wharf is located in Division #1 (the New England Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. East Providence Wharf is located in Region I (Region 1).
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has created ten Management Regions. East Providence Wharf is located in Region I (Region 1).
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 44/23140 (Place Name: East Providence Wharf)
County: Providence (FIPS State/County: 44/007)
Identifies a populated place (ie- East Providence Wharf) which is wholly or substantially located within the boundaries of an incorporated place with a different name. The Part of Code identifies the incorporated place.
MSA Code: 6480
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for State of Rhode Island: https://www.ri.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)
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This page was last modified/updated: 20 Mar 2023