There is no single postal code for the United Kingdom. Each area of the country has different postal codes that designate a specific area with a number of addresses.
The modern postal code of the U.K. has its origins in the postal reforms in 1840. London was the first area to get postal codes, which comprised of alpha-numeric combinations. Other large cities and towns followed. After 1960, the Post Office began a "mechanisation programme" for the sorting of letters and parcels, and the current postal codes were born. They consist of an outward code required to sort from one town to another and an inward code used for sorting within town.Learn More
Two examples of postal zip codes in the Philippines are 2821 for Lacub in Abra and 1214 for Cembo in Makati. According to the Philippines Zip Code Directory, two groups of zip codes exist in the Philippines: provincial zip codes and metro manila zip codes.Full Answer >
The postal code of Vientiane is 01. There are also different postal codes for the different districts inside of the city of Vientiane in Laos. Chanthabuly has a postal code of 0101, Hadxaifong is 0107, Mayparkngum is 0109, Naixathong is 0105, Sangthong is 0108, Sikhottabong is 0102, Sisattanak is 0104, Xaysetha is 0103, and Xaythany is 0106.Full Answer >
Postal codes in Hanoi, Vietnam follow the format 10XXXX to 15XXXX. GeoPostcodes Datasets allows users to search for specific postal codes within Hanoi and the rest of the world.Full Answer >
There is no one single postal code for the city of Beirut. Beirut is divided into 12 quarters, which are in turn subdivided into sectors. Some of these sectors have postal codes, while others do not have any official codes.Full Answer >