Miscellaneous Information for Chestnut Hill ...
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 Hancock County or the community of Chestnut Hill:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Chestnut Hill:
GNIS ID for Chestnut Hill: 1554122
GNIS ID for Hancock County: 1560574
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: 029 (Hancock County)
Place Code: 15148 (Chestnut Hill)
State & County Code: 54/029 (West Virginia / Hancock County)
State & Place Code: 54/15148 (West Virginia / Chestnut Hill)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Chestnut Hill 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 Chestnut Hill.