Miscellaneous Information for Burning Springs ...
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 Wirt County or the community of Burning Springs:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Burning Springs:
GNIS ID for Burning Springs: 1549617
GNIS ID for Wirt County: 1678877
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: 105 (Wirt County)
Place Code: 11692 (Burning Springs)
State & County Code: 54/105 (West Virginia / Wirt County)
State & Place Code: 54/11692 (West Virginia / Burning Springs)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Burning Springs 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 Burning Springs.