Now that we learned where FIPS codes come from and what they mean, maybe you’re wondering how they are assigned?
Here is how you can identify census tracts and block groups, in addition to state and county, by a numeric FIPS code.
You now know what FIPS codes are and where they come from. But how are they organized?
Geographic place codes are used to facilitate the storage, processing, exchange and retrieval of geographic information.
The search bar is used to navigate the map to a specific location or add a location onto a Table. Similar to most online mapping tools, you can search for locations by an address or a type of geography (e.g. zip code, city, county, or state), but users can also search by predefined geographies like […]