Nigeria Postal code

Naija Postal code is the same as zip code. ZIP is an acronym for Zone Improvement Plan, This is a system used by the United States Postal Service since 1963 for identifying states and region.

while Postal Code are used in other countries for the same purpose. This means that ZIP codes are used in the United States and other countries, while some other countries refer to this pattern as Post Code.

complete list of Naija Postal code by state

  • Abuja 900001
  • Abia 440001
  • Adamawa 640001
  • Akwa-Ibom 520001
  • Anambra 420001
  • Bauchi 740001
  • Borno 600001
  • Delta 320001
  • Edo 300001
  • Enugu 400001
  • Imo 460001
  • Jigawa 720001
  • Kano 700001
  • Kaduna 800001
  • Katsina 820001
  • Kebbi 860001
  • Kogi 260001
  • Kwara 240001
  • Lagos (Island) 101001
  • Lagos (Mainland) 100001
  • Niger 920001
  • Ogun 110001
  • Ondo 340001
  • Osun 230001
  • Oyo 200001
  • Plateau 930001
  • Rivers 500001
  • Sokoto 840001
  • Taraba 660001
  • Yobe 320001
  • Ebonyi 840001

So, when you are want to fill in your country ZIP or Postal Code, you dont need to search for zip codes like, Ogun zip Code, Abia Zip Code, Owerri zip Code or any other city or state’s post code. All you need do is fill in the Post Code that is Internationally allocated to Nigeria. You can make use of 110211, 234010 or 001706. Using any of these will work in your situation.

The Naija postal code is designed by NIPOST (Nigerian Postal Service ) and is usually made up of 6 digits. NIPOST divided the country into 9 regions, that is why our postal code in Nigeria start from 1 through 9. The second and third digits, when combined with the first digit, it refers to the dispatch district for outgoing sorting. For the last three digits, it refers to the exact location in the region where the post is to be made.

So, when you are filling in your local postal code for instance on websites within Nigeria or services that need to make a delivery to your very location, you can then start looking for your city’s or State’s postal or zip code as some might still refer to it (Remember, it’s referred to as ZIP code only in the US).

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