Miscellaneous Information for Calcutta ...
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 Pleasants County or the community of Calcutta:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Calcutta:
GNIS ID for Calcutta: 1536855
GNIS ID for Pleasants County: 1678557
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: 073 (Pleasants County)
Place Code: 12135 (Calcutta)
State & County Code: 54/073 (West Virginia / Pleasants County)
State & Place Code: 54/12135 (West Virginia / Calcutta)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Calcutta 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 Calcutta.