|Number||Census Class & Code||Description|
|53||Incorporated Places - C5||An active incorporated place that is independent of any county subdivision and serves as a county subdivision equivalent.|
|1||American Indian Areas - D3||Legal federally recognized American Indian area consisting of off-reservation trust land only.|
|1||American Indian Areas - D4||Legal state-recognized American Indian area.|
|5||Counties and County Equivalents - H1||An active county or equivalent feature.|
|9||Counties and County Equivalents - H4||An inactive county or equivalent feature.|
|298||Active Minor Civil Divisions - T1||An active county subdivision that is not coextensive with an incorporated place.|
|8||Land Grants & Other - N/A||Land Grants and Other Unclassified Civil Features|
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