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Africa Zip Code Database

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African Countries Zip Codes - Data Download

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, South Africa postal codes are typically a four-digit code, while deliveries to po boxes and large organizations may have unique codes.

Africa area codes refer to the telephonic dialing prefixes for the countries within Africa. These are used for making long-distance calls within the continent and vary by country.

Kenya does not use ZIP codes but uses postal codes instead. Major cities like Nairobi have specific codes, such as 00100 for central Nairobi.

Nigeria does not use ZIP codes, which are specific to the United States. Instead, Nigeria uses postal codes issued by NIPOST, with varying codes for different regions, such as 900001 for Abuja.

In Africa, countries zip and dialing codes in 2023 play crucial roles in communication and location identification. Zip codes, or postal codes, are alphanumeric identifiers that help pinpoint specific geographic locations within countries, facilitating efficient mail sorting and delivery in different country or city.

Dialing codes, including country codes identify the country, are crucial for calling from overseas, with the international calling format usually involving dialing the country code followed by the country’s phone numbers. Typically, phone numbers have eight digits. 

These codes ensure that calls reach the intended destination, regardless of where the phone number is located within the country. Overall, zip and dialing codes in Africa serve to accurately identify the geographic location associated with phone numbers and enhance communication efficiency across the continent.