Miscellaneous Information for Westport ...
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 Richland County or the community of Westport:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Westport:
GNIS ID for Westport: 1577881
GNIS ID for Richland County: 1581112
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: 103 (Richland County)
Place Code: 86150 (Westport)
State & County Code: 55/103 (Wisconsin / Richland County)
State & Place Code: 55/86150 (Wisconsin / Westport)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Westport 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 Westport.