Miscellaneous Information for Fountain Heights ...
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 Maury County or the community of Fountain Heights:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Fountain Heights:
GNIS ID for Fountain Heights: 1284714
GNIS ID for Maury County: 1639772
GNIS ID for Tennessee: 1325873
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 47 (Tennessee)
County Code: 119 (Maury County)
Place Code: 27540 (Fountain Heights)
State & County Code: 47/119 (Tennessee / Maury County)
State & Place Code: 47/27540 (Tennessee / Fountain Heights)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Fountain Heights is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #6 (the East South-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Fountain Heights.