Do you know your exact address? What about a zip code? For me it’s always a problem to remember these impossible figures! That’s why I often search for my area zip code on the Web when I need to buy something online or just register a new account. Here are several good zip code sites I discovered, which are quick to provide a postal code for any location.
How to find a Zip Code Worldwide?
The following websites will help you learn any postal code in the world.
What’s My Zip
Whatismyzip.com is a free fast web app to define your postal code. Just allow it to use your current location info and in a few moments you’ll see the zip code of the area you’re in.
It also provides your probable address with a fragment of Google map. Unfortunately, the address may not always be correct, so if you doubt, enter your exact address into the search bar to get the accurate zip code.
Wiki has a good list of zip code resources for any area. Here are listed even those countries which don’t have postal codes yet.
The links lead to the related Wiki articles with zip code information for a certain location. It’s also important that Wikipedia provides the details about zip code format (letter, number, or combined). Once you find the required article with postal codes list of your country, just use the CTRL+F combination on your keyboard to find the zip code for your street address.
Geo Post Codes
Geopostcodes.com is a free database of 5.8 million zip codes for 127 countries.
To get yours, just choose a country, then region and city, and verify a post code by clicking on the coordinates. You’ll be given a full list of areas for a particular code. It’s a bit uncomfortable since you might need to check multiple codes before finding yours. Still it’s one of thee rare sites with zip codes for all possible locations.
How to Find USA Postal Codes?
To find a zip code with USPS.com, you need to fill in the fields with your USA street address, city, and state. Then click Find and you’ll get your postal code. There is also a tab to get zip code for a company.
United States Zip Codes
UnitedStatesZipCodes.org is ideal to find an area code if you don’t know the exact address. You may start looking for a postal code with entering your address into the search field, this can be just a city, then go to the map and upscale it to find your area.
City-Data.com provides zip code details, as well as the information about the area: population, resident age, unemployment rate, family income, real estate prices, etc. To find a zip code, you may either use a custom search (any address query) or a map.
How to Find UK Post Codes?
Go to Royalmail.com/find-a-postcode, enter your street address, town or city and click Find postcode. Everything is fast and easy! Note that UK zip codes have a special format with outward (postcode area) and inward (postal district) parts, e.g. SW19 3AR.
Postoffice.co.uk/postcode-finder has a similar design and works in the same way as the previous website. Once you found the postal code, you may look up the postage price to that area and even order one.
If you know other good sites to find a zip code, please share them in the comments below.