What Does Zip in Zip Code Stand for?


The acronym ZIP in ZIP code stands for Zone Improvement Plan. ZIP code is a number used to identify each and every postal delivery area in the United States. The first five digits are used to indicate the state and postal zone while the last four indicate the box number, part of a rural route or other specific delivery places.
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Zip in Zip Code stands for Zone Improvement Plan.
The term zip code (Zoning Improvement Plan) refers to a secret code of letters and digits that is normally added to a postal address. This code is normally added in order to aid in the sorting of mails.
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