Miscellaneous Information for West La Crosse ...
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 La Crosse County or the community of West La Crosse:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to West La Crosse:
GNIS ID for West La Crosse: 1576521
GNIS ID for La Crosse County: 1581091
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: 063 (La Crosse County)
Place Code: 85800 (West La Crosse)
State & County Code: 55/063 (Wisconsin / La Crosse County)
State & Place Code: 55/85800 (Wisconsin / West La Crosse)
Misc. Census Codes ...
West La Crosse 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 La Crosse.