Miscellaneous Information for Shirley ...
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 Tyler County or the community of Shirley:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Shirley:
GNIS ID for Shirley: 1546696
GNIS ID for Tyler County: 1678706
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: 095 (Tyler County)
Place Code: 73660 (Shirley)
State & County Code: 54/095 (West Virginia / Tyler County)
State & Place Code: 54/73660 (West Virginia / Shirley)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Shirley 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 Shirley.