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EF/FRS logo Column Name: FIPS_CODE

Description: The code that represents the county or county equivalent and the state or state equivalent of the United States.

Envirofacts Table Name: FRS_FACILITY_SITE

Data Source:


Definition Source: Final Facility Identification Data Standard, 11/21/00, Data Element Name: County and State FIPS Code. Allowable Values Source: All codes for counties and county equivalents of all states of the U.S. as well as U.S. territories and possessions found in the current FIPS publication 6-4, Counties and Equivalent Entities of the United States, Its Possessions, and Associated Areas.

Remarks: The first 2 digits of the code represent the state; the last 3 digits represent the county. For example, 09001 represents Fairfield County (001), Connecticut (09).

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