Miscellaneous Information for Wascott ...
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 Douglas County or the community of Wascott:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Wascott:
GNIS ID for Wascott: 1576227
GNIS ID for Douglas County: 1581075
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: 031 (Douglas County)
Place Code: 83500 (Wascott)
State & County Code: 55/031 (Wisconsin / Douglas County)
State & Place Code: 55/83500 (Wisconsin / Wascott)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Wascott 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 Wascott.