Miscellaneous Information for Rockport ...
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 Wood County or the community of Rockport:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Rockport:
GNIS ID for Rockport: 1555508
GNIS ID for Wood County: 1560558
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: 107 (Wood County)
Place Code: 69580 (Rockport)
State & County Code: 54/107 (West Virginia / Wood County)
State & Place Code: 54/69580 (West Virginia / Rockport)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Rockport 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 Rockport.