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NFIRS 5.0 Element: ‘Number or Milepost’

Definition: The street number, or milepost number when a mile marker.

Purpose: This field further refines the incident address.

Entry: For structures and lots, enter the street number. For highways, railroads, etc., enter the milepost number. For intersections, leave blank. For block addresses, enter the block number.

Need something else? Here is the complete list of all NFIRS modules and subsequent NFIRS transactions, plus a list of all NFIRS elements.

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Transactions containing ‘Number or Milepost’

A few NFIRS elements are reused accross a number of transactions, but typically the value is captured by one transaction only.

Element Specification

 Specification   Value 
Requirement Optional
Maximum Length 8
Element Type Text - Alphanumeric or special characters. If the user has not provided information, an empty field should be transmitted. - Maximum length 8 characters
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