Enter a Zip Code and Auto-Fill the City and State Names!
data entry speed and eliminate typos! Your users will think it's
magic and will appreciate the convenience!
With Total ZipCode Database, you can create forms so your users can
simply type in the zip code and have the corresponding city and
state fields automatically filled in. Avoid entering invalid zip codes, type
city names, checking their spelling, or having zip codes and cities that don't match. You
can even have drop down lists for zip codes with multiple city
Whether you're developing applications in Microsoft® Access®, Visual
Studio .NET, Visual Basic 6 or any other platform, the Total ZipCode Database gives you the
data you need to easily add this time saving feature and improve data entry
accuracy. If you're entering addresses, Total ZipCode Database is for you!
FMS in conjunction with the United States Postal Service (USPS) is
pleased to offer a monthly subscription to the official USPS zip code
database, plus each zip code's geographical location (latitude and
provide you with the official USPS zip code database with the list
of every valid zip code and their acceptable city and state names
across the entire USA. That’s over 50,000 records!
There are over 42,000 unique zip codes each with a “primary” city
and state name, and some with more than one city name. Our database
gives you every acceptable city names, plus the county name and
number. Easily let your users choose the one they need without
spelling a city name or state abbreviation EVER again!
There is also a list
of zip codes with city names the USPS considers "Not Acceptable",
and the recommended city name. Easily use this data to clean up your
addresses with the correct city name.
To see it in action,
take our data and integrate it into your applications. The data is
provided in three easy to use formats:
Table in a Microsoft Access 2000-2010 MDB database (works with
Microsoft Access 2000, 2002, 2003, 2007, and 2010)
Table in a Microsoft Access 97 MDB database
ASCII delimited file
Please let us know if you need other formats.
Microsoft Access Databases
The Microsoft Access zip code database also includes additional resources
beyond zip codes:
- A table with a list of state abbreviations for US, Canada, Mexico, and Australia
- A table with a list of all countries
- A way to create a zip code table of just the official city names for each zip code
- A sample form with source code showing how to automatically fill the city and state when a user enters a zip code
- A table with unacceptable city names for certain zip codes
- Contains fields for Zip Code, Primary Status, City Name, State, County Number, County Name,
- Additional file contains Zip Codes, States and Primary City only.
USPS does not sell their zip code data. Anyone claiming to "sell" the
database does not have a legitimate license from the USPS. The USPS also doesn’t want
people with outdated information, so the data is only available on a
subscription basis. Because zip codes are added and modified
regularly, the USPS requires that you update your zip code database on
a regular basis (at least once a year). To facilitate this, we provide the zip code database on a subscription basis that entitles
you to the current copy plus 11 monthly copies.
you sign up, we’ll contact you with the URL, user name, and password
for downloading the data. On a monthly basis, when the new data is
available, you’ll receive an email notifying you that you can
and maintaining an accurate list of US zip codes and associated city
and state names couldn’t be easier!
FMS has licensed the list of USPS zip codes for you.
Your use of the zip code database is subject to their
The underlying zip code data is property of the US Postal Service. You
may not claim ownership of it, nor do you have the rights to
Licensing is on a
per copy basis. If the application with the USPS data only uses
one copy of the data, only 1 license is required regardless of the
number of users that run the application in that location.
However, if the data is copied and distributed (even if it's on
the same machine or LAN), then a license must be
purchased for each copy of the database.
Licensing is valid during the period of your subscription.
licensing information is available
* Pricing and
specifications are subject to change without notice.
licensee of the United States Postal Service.
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Product advertising is neither approved nor endorsed by the USPS.