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Recent Examples of zip code from the Web
Who: 100 Chick-fil-A fans, who are ages 18 and up and live in the general vicinity of the restaurant in one of the zip codes.
County zip codes with the highest rates of opioid overdoses in 2016 include 95832, located south of Meadowview Road and along the Sacramento River, and 95838, which encompass the Del Paso Heights and Strawberry Manor neighborhoods.
Locate your Senator and Representative's contact information by typing in your zip code here.
But as with so much else in the region, your zip code has a lot to do with how much your life might be affected by drilling.
Just one copy made it from there to Alcatraz’s dedicated post office at 7th and Mission Street in San Francisco (no zip code, as these did not exist until July 1, 1963).
To order, download the Five Star Food Express app for iPhone and Android, enter your zip code and see available menus.
To receive texts for an area, send the zip code, by text, to the phone number 888777.
The pilot program covers six zip codes to start: 44102, 44107, 44111, 44113, 44116 and 44140.
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Origin and Etymology of zip code
First Known Use: 1963See Words from the same year
ZIP-CODE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of zip code for English Language Learners
: a group of numbers that is used in the U.S. as part of an address to identify a mail delivery area (such as a town or a part of a city)
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