Miscellaneous Information for Scott ...
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 Putnam County or the community of Scott:
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: 079 (Putnam County)
Place Code: 72508 (Scott)
State & County Code: 54/079 (West Virginia / Putnam County)
State & Place Code: 54/72508 (West Virginia / Scott)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Scott 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 Scott.