Miscellaneous Information for White Oak ...
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 Lafayette County or the community of White Oak:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to White Oak:
GNIS ID for White Oak: 1577883
GNIS ID for Lafayette County: 1581092
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: 065 (Lafayette County)
Place Code: 86790 (White Oak)
State & County Code: 55/065 (Wisconsin / Lafayette County)
State & Place Code: 55/86790 (Wisconsin / White Oak)
Misc. Census Codes ...
White Oak 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 White Oak.