Miscellaneous Information for Sulphur ...
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 Franklin County or the community of Sulphur:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Sulphur:
GNIS ID for Sulphur: 1511345
GNIS ID for Franklin County: 1531822
GNIS ID for Washington: 1779804
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 53 (Washington)
County Code: 021 (Franklin County)
Place Code: 68225 (Sulphur)
State & County Code: 53/021 (Washington / Franklin County)
State & Place Code: 53/68225 (Washington / Sulphur)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Sulphur is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #9 (the Pacific Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Sulphur.