Miscellaneous Information for Winchester ...
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 Vilas County or the community of Winchester:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Winchester:
GNIS ID for Winchester: 1576841
GNIS ID for Vilas County: 1581122
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: 125 (Vilas County)
Place Code: 87575 (Winchester)
State & County Code: 55/125 (Wisconsin / Vilas County)
State & Place Code: 55/87575 (Wisconsin / Winchester)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Winchester 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 Winchester.