Regional Codes ...
For statistical purposes, the US Census Bureau has divided the country into four Regions. Forest River Colony is located in Region #2 (the Midwest Region).
In turn, the US Census Bureau has further divided each Region into Divisions. Forest River Colony is located in Division #4 (the West North-Central Division).
The Office of Management and Budget (OMB) has created ten Federal Regions. Forest River Colony is located in Region VIII (Region 8).
Referenced GNIS Records ...
GNIS ID #1029004 (Name of Record: Forest River Colony)
Class: populated place
A place or area having clustered or scattered buildings and a permanent population (such as a city, settlement, town or village). The boundaries may or may not coincide with the perceived population.
A 'populated place' record may have a corresponding 'census' or 'civil' record. The information contained in the 'populated place' record applies only to the class and should not be confused with either the 'census' and 'civil' classes.
County: Grand Forks
Map Name: Inkster
Lat: 48.1822145 Lon: -97.7034203
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 38/27180 (Place Name: Forest River Colony)
County: Grand Forks (FIPS State/County: 38/035)
Identifies a populated place (ie- Forest River Colony) that is wholly or substantially located outside the boundaries of any incorporated place or CDP (Census Designated Place) that has an authoritative common name recognized by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
MSA Code: 2985