NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Area Type’
|Element Type||Coded Field – The coded field relating to an entry in the code table. Most coded fields allow for Plus+ One codes. For these fields the expected length of the coded entry is depicted as (National length OR Plus+ One length). Only fields with this notation in the expected length column allow for Plus+ One definitions. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted.|
AREA TYPE CODES
Here are the NFIRS codes for the ‘Area Type’ element
|Rural, Including Farms >50 Acres||1|
|Urban, Heavily Populated Areas||2|
|Rural/Urban or Suburban||3|
|Urban/Wildland Interface Area||4|
Transactions containing ‘Area Type’
The value of this element is captured by the following transaction :
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Last Updated on April 27, 2023