Miscellaneous Information for Whittlesey ...
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 Taylor County or the community of Whittlesey:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Whittlesey:
GNIS ID for Whittlesey: 1576708
GNIS ID for Taylor County: 1581119
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: 119 (Taylor County)
Place Code: 87000 (Whittlesey)
State & County Code: 55/119 (Wisconsin / Taylor County)
State & Place Code: 55/87000 (Wisconsin / Whittlesey)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Whittlesey 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 Whittlesey.