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How I relate Census Blocks to FIPS Division/Subdivisions

I need to be able to relate a Census Block to it's corresponding FIPS Division and Subdivision and I have not found any data file or reference to help me identify that relationship, can you help?


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    Can you be more specific when you say "FIPS Divisions and Subdivisions"? Are you talking about MCDs? (Minor County Divisions)?

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    The best comprehensive geo equivalencing/linkage, between census block codes and other Census geography, is the Census 2010 Summary File 1 geoheader record.

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    esobrino ( Idea Submitter )

    The TIGER - Topological Faces file contains the 5-Digit code subdivision info that I needed. Thanks guys...

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