Miscellaneous Information for Allendale ...
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 Marshall County or the community of Allendale:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Allendale:
GNIS ID for Allendale: 1553710
GNIS ID for Marshall County: 1717539
GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805
The FIPS Codes ...
An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
State Code: 54 (West Virginia)
County Code: 051 (Marshall County)
Place Code: 00916 (Allendale)
State & County Code: 54/051 (West Virginia / Marshall County)
State & Place Code: 54/00916 (West Virginia / Allendale)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Allendale is located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #5 (the South Atlantic Division).
For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Allendale.