Miscellaneous Information for Glass ...
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 Somervell County or the community of Glass:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Glass:
GNIS ID for Glass: 1336567
GNIS ID for Somervell County: 1383998
GNIS ID for Texas: 1779801
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 48 (Texas)
County Code: 425 (Somervell County)
Place Code: 29708 (Glass)
State & County Code: 48/425 (Texas / Somervell County)
State & Place Code: 48/29708 (Texas / Glass)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Glass is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Glass.