Miscellaneous Information for Federal ...
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 Federal:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Federal:
GNIS ID for Federal: 1678514
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: 27076 (Federal)
State & County Code: 54/073 (West Virginia / Pleasants County)
State & Place Code: 54/27076 (West Virginia / Federal)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Federal would have been 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 Federal.