L003 3-Digit ZIP Code Prefix Groups—3-Digit Scheme Sortation

L003 describes the 3-digit automation letters scheme sortation ZIP Code prefix list for trayed mail.

When required by the standards for specific prices, pieces for the 3-digit ZIP Code prefixes shown in Column A must be combined in trays labeled to the corresponding destination shown in Column B. Line 2 on tray labels must include “SCHEME” except as shown below.

Column A
3-Digit ZIP Code Prefix Group

Column B
Label To

006-009

SAN JUAN PR 006

013-015, 017

CENTRAL MA 015

018, 019, 055

MIDDLESEX-ESX MA 018

020, 023

BROCKTON MA 023

021, 022

BOSTON MA 021

025, 026

PROVIDENCE RI 025

027, 028

PROVIDENCE RI 028

035, 036, 051-053, 059

WHITE RIV JCT VT 051 SCHEME B

037, 050

WHITE RIV JCT VT 050 SCHEME C

054, 056

BURLINGTON VT 054

057, 058

WHITE RIV JCT VT 057 SCHEME A

080, 081

SOUTH JERSEY NJ 080 SCHEME A

082-084

SOUTH JERSEY NJ 082 SCHEME B

085-087

TRENTON NJ 085

110, 111, 113, 114

QUEENS NY 110

120-123

ALBANY NY 120

124, 125, 127

MID-HUDSON NY 125

130-139

SYRACUSE NY 130

140-143

BUFFALO NY 140

155, 157

JOHNSTOWN PA 155

180, 181, 183

LEHIGH VALLEY PA 180

189, 194

PHILADELPHIA PA 189 SCHEME B

191, 192

PHILADELPHIA PA 191 SCHEME A

193, 197-199

WILMINGTON DE 197

202-205

WASHINGTON DC 202

208, 209

SUBURBAN MD MD 208

210, 211

LINTHICUM MD 210

216, 218

EASTERN SHORE MD 216

224, 225, 238

RICHMOND VA 224 SCHEME B

228, 229, 244

RICHMOND VA 229 SCHEME C

230, 231

RICHMOND VA 230 SCHEME A

233-237

NORFOLK VA 233

240, 241

ROANOKE VA 240

242, 376

KNOXVILLE TN 376 SCHEME A

250-252

CHARLESTON WV 250

278, 279

ROCKY MOUNT NC 278

280, 281, 297

CHARLOTTE NC 280

290, 291

COLUMBIA SC 290

293, 296

GREENVILLE SC 296

303, 311, 399

ATLANTA GA 303

317, 398

TALLAHASSEE FL 317

318, 319

MACON GA 318

334, 349

WEST PALM BCH FL 334

335, 346

TAMPA FL 335

339, 341

FT MYERS FL 339

369, 393

JACKSON MS 393 SCHEME B

377-379

KNOXVILLE TN 377 SCHEME B

390, 391

JACKSON MS 390 SCHEME A

400, 401, 471

LOUISVILLE KY 400

407-409, 417, 418, 425, 426

KNOXVILLE TN 407 SCHEME C

434-436

TOLEDO OH 434

442, 443, 446, 447

AKRON OH 442

463, 464

GARY IN 463

465, 466

SOUTH BEND IN 465

498, 499

IRON MOUNTAIN MI 498

500-502

DES MOINES IA 500 SCHEME A

503, 509

DES MOINES IA 503 SCHEME B

504, 521

WATERLOO IA 504

522, 523

CEDAR RAPIDS IA 522

527, 528, 612

QUAD CITIES IL 612

535, 538

MADISON WI 535

540, 550

ST PAUL MN 550

541, 542

GREEN BAY WI 541

576, 585, 586

BISMARCK ND 585

590, 591

BILLINGS MT 590

600, 602

PALATINE IL 600

601, 603

CAROL STREAM IL 601

615, 616

PEORIA IL 615

618, 619

CHAMPAIGN IL 618

620, 622, 630, 633

ST LOUIS MO 630

669, 674

SALINA KS 674

670, 671

WICHITA KS 670

752, 753

DALLAS TX 752

786, 789

AUSTIN TX 786

808, 809

COLORADO SPGS CO 808

840-844

SALT LAKE CTY UT 840

889-891

LAS VEGAS NV 890

894, 895, 897

RENO NV 894

900, 901

LOS ANGELES CA 900 SCHEME A

902-904

LOS ANGELES CA 902 SCHEME B

905, 907, 908

LOS ANGELES CA 907 SCHEME C

906, 917, 918

INDUSTRY CA 917

913-916

SANTA CLARITA CA 913

919, 920

SAN DIEGO CA 920

923-925

SN BERNARDINO CA 923

926, 927

SANTA ANA CA 926

940, 943, 944

SAN FRANCISCO CA 940 SCHEME A

945, 948

OAKLAND CA 945 SCHEME A

946, 947

OAKLAND CA 946 SCHEME B

956, 957

SACRAMENTO CA 956

962-966

APO/FPO 962 AP 62162 SCHEME B

967-969

HONOLULU HI 967

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