Miscellaneous Information for Walnut ...
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 Calhoun County or the community of Walnut:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Walnut:
GNIS ID for Walnut: 1549976
GNIS ID for Calhoun County: 1696945
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: 013 (Calhoun County)
Place Code: 84268 (Walnut)
State & County Code: 54/013 (West Virginia / Calhoun County)
State & Place Code: 54/84268 (West Virginia / Walnut)
Misc. Census Codes ...
Walnut 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 Walnut.