Miscellaneous Information for West Bancroft ...
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 Portage County or the community of West Bancroft:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to West Bancroft:
GNIS ID for West Bancroft: 1577877
GNIS ID for Portage County: 1581109
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: 097 (Portage County)
Place Code: 85315 (West Bancroft)
State & County Code: 55/097 (Wisconsin / Portage County)
State & Place Code: 55/85315 (Wisconsin / West Bancroft)
Misc. Census Codes ...
West Bancroft 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 West Bancroft.