Miscellaneous Information for Whitefish Bay ...
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 Door County or the community of Whitefish Bay:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Whitefish Bay:
GNIS ID for Whitefish Bay: 1577971
GNIS ID for Door County: 1581074
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: 029 (Door County)
Place Code: 86675 (Whitefish Bay)
State & County Code: 55/029 (Wisconsin / Door County)
State & Place Code: 55/86675 (Wisconsin / Whitefish Bay)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Whitefish Bay 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 Whitefish Bay.