Miscellaneous Information for Wolf Creek ...
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 Polk County or the community of Wolf Creek:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Wolf Creek:
GNIS ID for Wolf Creek: 1576928
GNIS ID for Polk County: 1581108
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: 095 (Polk County)
Place Code: 88400 (Wolf Creek)
State & County Code: 55/095 (Wisconsin / Polk County)
State & Place Code: 55/88400 (Wisconsin / Wolf Creek)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Wolf Creek 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 Wolf Creek.