Zipcode of India
Indian Postal Code System Consists of Six digits. The first to digits represent the state, the second two digits represent the district and the Third two digits represents the Post Office.
PIN stands for Postal Index Number or Zip code. The PIN was introduced on 15th August, 1972. PIN is post office numbering system used by India Postal Service, the Indian postal administration. Zipcode of India is a 6 digit long code number.
There are 8 different regional zones in India. Following is the break up for the PIN code zones in India.
- The first digit of the PIN code indicates the region in which a given post office falls.
- The second digit indicates the sub-region.
- The third digit indicates the sorting district within the region.
- Last three digits are assigned to individual post offices.
Eight regional zones are listed below.
- Chandigarh, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu & Kashmir, Punjab
- Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand
- Dadra & Nagar Haveli, Daman and Diu, Gujarat, Rajasthan
- Chattisgarh, Goa, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra
- Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka
- Kerala, Lakshadweep, Pondicherry, Tamil Nadu
- Andaman & Nicobar Islands, Arunachal Pradesh, Nagaland, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Orissa, Tripura, West Bengal
- Bihar, Jharkhand
|States / Union Territories of India||Cities with Zipcode and map location|
|Andaman and Nicobar Islands||(1 City)|
|Andhra Pradesh||(137 Cities)|
|Arunachal Pradesh||(6 Cities)|
|Daman and Diu||(1 City)|
|Himachal Pradesh||(33 Cities)|
|Jammu and Kashmir||(45 Cities)|
|Madhya Pradesh||(220 Cities)|
|Tamil Nadu||(145 Cities)|
|Uttar Pradesh||(310 Cities)|
|West Bengal||(331 Cities)|