Column Name: FIPS_CODE
The code that represents the county or county equivalent and the state or state equivalent of the United States.
Envirofacts Table Name:
- No data source specified.
- Type: Character
- Length: 5
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.
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).