Miscellaneous Information for Wabeno ...
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 Forest County or the community of Wabeno:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Wabeno:
GNIS ID for Wabeno: 1580716
GNIS ID for Forest County: 1581080
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: 041 (Forest County)
Place Code: 83000 (Wabeno)
State & County Code: 55/041 (Wisconsin / Forest County)
State & Place Code: 55/83000 (Wisconsin / Wabeno)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Wabeno 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 Wabeno.