Miscellaneous Information for Viking ...
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 Pierce County or the community of Viking:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Viking:
GNIS ID for Viking: 1581751
GNIS ID for Pierce County: 1581107
GNIS ID for Wisconsin: 1779806
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 55 (Wisconsin)
County Code: 093 (Pierce County)
Place Code: 82785 (Viking)
State & County Code: 55/093 (Wisconsin / Pierce County)
State & Place Code: 55/82785 (Wisconsin / Viking)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Viking is located in Census Region #2 (the Midwest Region) and Division #3 (the East North-Central Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Viking.