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Understanding the National Zone Charts Matrix
UPDATED: July 12, 2018
The National Zone Charts Matrix helps you apply the proper postage rates to a mail piece.
Postage rates for zoned mail using these zone assignments are calculated based on:
- the mail piece weight and
- the distance the mail piece travels
The Zone Charts Matrix helps determine the distance that a mail piece travels, given:
- the ZIP Code™ where the mail piece starts (origination point) and
- the ZIP Code where the mail piece is delivered (destination point)
Select the Zone Chart for your mail piece: