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|Map Service Field Name||TIGERweb Application Field Name||Description|
|AIANNH||AIANNH Census Code||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area Census Code|
|AIANNHCC||AIANNH Class Code||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area FIPS Class Code|
|AIANNHCOMP||AIANNH Component Flag||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area Reservation/Statistical Area or Off-Reservation Trust Land Component Indicator|
|AIANNHFP1||AIANNH State-FIPS Code1||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area State-FIPS Code 1|
|AIANNHFP2||AIANNH State-FIPS Code2||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area State-FIPS Code 2|
|AIANNHFP3||AIANNH State-FIPS Code3||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area State-FIPS Code 3|
|AIANNHNS||AIANNH NS Code||American Indian/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area National Standard Code|
|AITS1||Tribal Subdivision State-FIPS Code 1||Tribal Subdivision State-FIPS Code 1|
|AITS2||Tribal Subdivision State-FIPS Code 2||Tribal Subdivision State-FIPS Code 2|
|AITS3||Tribal Subdivision State-FIPS Code 3||Tribal Subdivision State-FIPS Code 3|
|AITSCC||Tribal Subdivision Class Code||Tribal Subdivision FIPS Class Code|
|AITSCE||Tribal Subdivision Census Code||Tribal Subdivision Census Code|
|AITSNS||Tribal Subdivision NS Code||Tribal Subdivision National Standard Code|
|ANRC||Alaska Native Regional Corporation FIPS Code||Alaska Native Regional Corporation FIPS Code|
|ANRCCC||Alaska Native Regional Corporation Class Code||Alaska Native Regional Corporation FIPS Class Code|
|ANRCNS||Alaska Native Regional Corporation NS Code||Alaska Native Regional Corporation National Standard Code|
|AREALAND||Land Area (Square Meters)||Land Area (Square Meters) - Created for statistical purposes only.|
|AREAWATER||Water Areas (Square Meters)||Water Area (Square Meters) - Created for statistical purposes only.|
|ARTPATH||Artificial Path Indicator||Artificial Path Indicator|
|BASENAME||Base Name||Base name Portion of the Standardized Name|
|BASESTAT||Military Installation Operational Status||Military Installation Operational Status Flag|
|BLKGRP||Block Group Code||Census Block Group Code|
|BLOCK||Block Code||Census Block Code|
|CBSA||Metro/Micro Code||County-Based Metropolitan/Micropolitan Statistical Area FIPS code|
|CBSAPCI||Metro/Micro Principal City Indicator||County-Based Metropolitan/Micropolitan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator|
|CD108||108th CD||108th Congressional District FIPS Code|
|CD111||111th CD||111th Congressional District FIPS Code|
|CD113||113th CD||113th Congressional District FIPS Code|
|CD114||114th CD||114th Congressional District FIPS Code|
|CDSESSN||CD Session||Congressional District Session|
|CENTLAT||Centroid Latitude||Centroid Latitude|
|CENTLON||Centroid Longitude||Centroid Longitude|
|CMSA||CMSA Code||Combined Metropolitan Statistical Area Code|
|CNECTA||Combined NECTA Code||Combined New England City and Town Area Code|
|CONCITCC||Consolidated City Class Code||Consolidated City FIPS Class Code|
|CONCITNS||Consolidated City NS Code||Consolidated City National Standard Code|
|CONCITY||Consolidated City FIPS Code||Consolidated City FIPS Code|
|COUNTY||County FIPS Code||County FIPS Code|
|COUNTYCC||County Class Code||County FIPS Class Code|
|COUNTYNS||County NS Code||County National Standard Code|
|COUSUB||County Subdivision FIPS Code||County Subdivision FIPS Code|
|COUSUBCC||County Subdivision Class Code||County Subdivision FIPS Class Code|
|COUSUBNS||County Subdivision NS Code||County Subdivision National Standard Code|
|CSA||Combined Statistical Area Code||Combined Statistical Area Code|
|DIVISION||Division Code||Census Division Code|
|ESTATE||Estate FIPS Code||Estate FIPS Code|
|ESTATENS||Estate NS Code||Estate National Standard Code|
|FSRFLG||AIANNH Federal-State Flag||American India/Alaska Native/Native Hawaiian Area Federal-State Recognition Flag|
|FUNCSTAT||Functional Status||Functional Status|
|GEOID||Geographic Identifier||Geographic Identifier - Fully Concatenated Geographic Code|
|HIGRADE||Highest Grade covered In School District||Highest Grade Covered by School District|
|HU100||Decennial Housing Count||Decennial Housing Count (100%)|
|INTPTLAT||Internal Point Latitude||Internal Point Latitude|
|INTPTLON||Internal Point Longitude||Internal Point Longitude|
|LNDMRKNS||Landmark NS Code||Landmark National Standard Code|
|LOGRADE||Lowest Grade in School District||Lowest Grade Covered by School District|
|LSADC||Legal/Statistical Area Description Code||Legal/Statistical Area Description Code|
|LSY||Legislative Session Year||Legislative Session Year|
|LWBLKTP||Land/Water Block Type||Land/Water Block Type|
|MATYP||Metro/Micro Status Flag||Metropolitan/Micropolitan Statistical Area Status Flag|
|METDIV||Metropolitan Division Code||Metropolitan Division Code|
|MILTYP||Military Installation Branch of Service||Military Installation Type-Branch of Service|
|MPOCE||MPO Code||Metropolitan Planning Organization Code|
|MSACMSA||MSA/CMSA Code||Metropolitan Statistical Area/Combined Metropolitan Statistical Area Code|
|MTFCC||MTFCC||MAF/TIGER Feature Class Code|
|NAME||Name||Base Name with Translated Legal/Statistical Area Description|
|NECTA||NECTA Code||New England City and Town Area Code|
|NECTADIV||NECTA Division Code||New England City and Town Area Division Code|
|NECTAPCI||NECTA Principal City Indicator||New England City and Town Area Principal City Indicator|
|OID||MAF/TIGER OID||MAF/TIGER Object Identifier|
|PLACE||Place FIPS Code||Place FIPS Code|
|PLACECC||Place Class Code||Place FIPS Class Code|
|PLACENS||Place NS Code||Place National Standard Code|
|PMSA||PMSA Code||Primary Metropolitan Statistical Area Code|
|POP100||Decennial Population Count||Decennial Population Count (100%)|
|PREDIR||Prefix Directional Code||Prefix Direction Code Component of the Feature Name|
|PREDIRABRV||Prefix Directional Abbreviation||Prefix Direction Code Component of the Feature Name|
|PREQUAL||Prefix Qualifier Code||Prefix Qualifier Code Component of the Feature Name|
|PREQUALABRV||Prefix Qualifier Abbreviation||Prefix Qualifier Abbreviation Component of the Feature Name|
|PRETYP||Prefix Type Code||Prefix Type Code Component of the Feature Name|
|PRETYPEABRV||Prefix Type Abbreviation||Prefix Type Abbreviation Component of the Feature Name|
|PUMA||PUMA Code||Public Use Microdata Area Census Code|
|REGION||Region Code||Census Region Code|
|RTTYP||Route Type Code||Route Type Code|
|SDELM||Elementary School District Code||Elementary School District Local Education Agency Code|
|SDSEC||Secondary School District Code||Secondary School District Local Education Agency Code|
|SDTYP||School District Type||School District Type|
|SDUNI||Unified School District Code||Unified School District Local Education Agency Code|
|SLDL||SLD Lower Chamber Code||State Legislative District-Lower Chamber Code|
|SLDU||SLD Upper Chamber Code||State Legislative District-Upper Chamber Code|
|STATE||State FIPS Code||State FIPS Code|
|STATENS||State NS Code||State National Standard Code|
|STUSAB||USPS State Abbreviation||USPS State Abbreviation|
|SUBMCD||Subminor Civil Division FIPS Code||Subminor Civil Division FIPS Code|
|SUBMCDCC||Subminor Civil Division Class Code||Subminor Civil Division FIPS Class Code|
|SUBMCDNS||Subminor Civil Division NS Code||Subminor Civil Division National Standard Code|
|SUFDIR||Suffix Directional Code||Suffix Direction Code Component of the Feature Name|
|SUFDIRABRV||Suffix Directional Abbreviation||Suffix Direction Abbreviation Component of the Feature Name|
|SUFFIX||Block Suffix||Census Block Suffix|
|SUFQUAL||Suffix Qualifier Code||Suffix Qualifier Code Component of the Feature Name|
|SUFQUALABRV||Suffix Qualifier Abbreviation||Suffix Qualifier Abbreviation Component of the Feature Name|
|SUFTYP||Suffix Type Code||Suffix Type Code Component of the Feature Name|
|SUFTYPEABRV||Suffix Type Abbreviation||Suffix Type Abbreviation Component of the Feature Name|
|TAD||Traffic Analysis District Code||Traffic Analysis District Code|
|TAZ||Traffic Analysis Zone Code||Traffic Analysis Zone Code|
|TBLKGRP||Tribal Block Group Code||Tribal Block Group Code|
|TRACT||Tract Code||Census Tract Code|
|TTRACT||Tribal Tract Code||Tribal Tract Code|
|UA||Urban Area Code||Urban Area Code|
|UGA||Urban Growth Area Code||Urban Growth Area Code|
|UGATYP||Urban Growth Area Type||Urban Growth Area Type|
|UR||Urban/Rural Flag||Urban/Rural Flag|
|VTD||Voting District Code||Voting District Code|
|VTDI||Voting District Indicator||Voting District Indicator|
|ZCTA5CC||ZCTA Class Code||ZIP Code Tabulation Area FIPS Class Code|
|ZCTA5||Zip Code Tabulation Area Code||Zip Code Tabulation Area Code|
|ZIP||ZIP Code||ZIP Code|