Miscellaneous Information for West Union ...
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 Pocahontas County or the community of West Union:
The GNIS Codes ...
The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to West Union:
GNIS ID for West Union: 1728196
GNIS ID for Pocahontas County: 1550044
GNIS ID for West Virginia: 1779805
Misc. Census Codes ...
West Union 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 West Union.