Publication 28 - Postal Addressing Standards > 2 Postal Addressing Standards > 29 Puerto Rico Addresses > 294 Spanish Directionals
Directionals are not commonly used in Puerto Rico addresses because other descriptions, such as urbanization, identify geographic areas. When they do appear in addresses, however, they may appear as follows:
Note: The only discrepancies between English and Spanish abbreviations occur in West directionals. In the ZIP+4 file, the English equivalents are used.