Pin Code

India is a large country and it is close to impossible to remember the pin code of a particular locality in a city/town or village or to locate a place using its pin code.

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To help you locate a particular pin code or area, we present to you a pin code search engine. Now you can search for the pin code of a particular area as well as search for the address of any place in India using its pin code.

This section will cater to the needs of individuals as well as organizations who want to search for pin codes or addresses of localities across India. This section has been very popular with one and all because of its utility. Whether you are searching for the location or pin code of a place in the remote mountains of Jammu and Kashmir or the deserts of Rajasthan, you are sure to find it here.

State Wise Pin Code List



 Pincode Details 
Andaman & nicobar islandsAndhra Pradesh
Arunachal PradeshAssam
BiharChandigarh
ChhattisgarhDadra & nagar haveli
Daman & diuDelhi
GoaGujarat
HaryanaHimachal Pradesh
Jammu & kashmirJharkhand
KarnatakaKerala
LakshadweepMadhya Pradesh
MaharashtraManipur
MeghalayaMizoram
NagalandOrissa
PondicherryPunjab
RajasthanSikkim
Tamil NaduTelangana
TripuraUttar Pradesh
UttarakhandWest Bengal


About Pin Code (Postal Index Number)



While sending a letter or a parcel via the Indian postal system or by courier, do you wonder if it will safely reach its destination? The chances of your letter reaching its intended recipient are increased every time you remember to include the PIN Code of the destination.

India is such a vast country with so many cities, towns and villages that finding the right place or person can be a real challenge for the Indian Postal Service (and for courier services). In order to make the process of delivering letters and parcels more efficient the Indian Postal service introduced the 6 digit Postal Index Number (PIN) Code on 15 August 1972.

The Indian Postal Service has designated 9 specific PIN regions across the country, out of which 8 are geographical regions and the 9th is reserved for the Indian Army.

Structure of Pin Code (Postal Index Number)




Each digit in the 6-digit number has a specific meaning. The first digit designates which is the overall geographical region, and the first 2 digits designate the postal circle or sub-region. The third digit designates the sorting district. Thus the first 3 digits collectively designate the postal district while the last 3 digits indicate the specific post office within the district.

Here's an example of decoding your pin code. The pin code of Central Delhi is 110001.
  • The first digit indicates: northern region = 1
  • The first 2 digits indicate: postal circle Delhi = 11
  • The third digit indicates: sorting district = 0
  • The last 3 digits indicate: the specific post office (Connaught Place) = 001
  • Thus the 6 digit pincode for Connaught Place in Central Delhi = 110001

Zones and Distributions of First 2 digits of PIN





Last Updated on : November 30, 2015

     


     

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