ACF-801 Online Help - Element 4
Enter the FIPS Code geographic identifier issued by the National Bureau of Standards to designate where the head of the family receiving assistance is residing. FIPS Code (Federal Information Processing Series): The FIPS Code geographic identifier issued by the National Bureau of Standards to designate where the head of the family receiving assistance is residing. This includes a two digit State code and a three digit county code. A list of all FIPS codes can be found online or by contacting the National Center on Data and Technology (NCDT) at 1-877-249-9117 or via email.
Out of Range
All valid 5 digit FIPS Codes allowed.
See a list of valid FIPS codes for each grantee jurisdiction.
No internal consistency standard.
Two-digit state and three-digit county code (State: _ _ County: _ _ _).
Report the FIPS Code for the Family receiving assistance. Do not enter the FIPS Code for the Provider. If the address of the head of the family is unknown, leave the county FIPS code blank.