Peterborough Zip Codes: Canada

Name Peterborough County
Postal Code K0L, K9H, K9J, K9H, K9L, L0A
Seat Peterborough
Province Ontario (ON)
Country Canada
Continent North America
Place Zip Code County
Apsley K0L Peterborough
Asphodel-Norwood K0L Peterborough
Bailieboro K0L Peterborough
Bethany L0A 1A0 Peterborough
Bridgenorth K0L Peterborough
Buckhorn K0L Peterborough
Cavan L0A 1C0 Peterborough
Cavan Monaghan K9J Peterborough
Curve Lake K0L 0A6, K0L 1R0 Peterborough
Douro-Dummer K0L, K9J Peterborough
Ennismore K0L Peterborough
Fraserville K0L Peterborough
Havelock K0L Peterborough
Hbmtwp K0L 2H0 Peterborough
Hiawatha K9J 0E6 Peterborough
Indian River K0L Peterborough
Juniper Island K0L 2C0 Peterborough
Keene K0L, K9J Peterborough
Lakefield K0L Peterborough
Lakehurst K0L Peterborough
Millbrook L0A Peterborough
North Kawartha K0L Peterborough
Norwood K0L Peterborough
Otonabee K0L, K9J, K9L Peterborough
Peterborough K9H, K9J, K9K, K9L Peterborough
Selwyn K0L, K9J Peterborough
Trent Lakes K0L 1J0 Peterborough
Warsaw K0L 3A0, K0L 0C2 Peterborough
Westwood K0L 3B0 Peterborough
Woodview K0L 0A5, K0L 3E0 Peterborough
Youngs Point K0L 3G0, K0L 0C7 Peterborough

There is a small line of difference between the zip code and the postal code. However, both are used to direct and filter mails and to determine the time and cost of mail delivery. In addition, these codes are also useful for collecting demographic information. Here we have given you all Peterborough postal code - Peterborough zip code - Peterborough postcode that you can use for mailing in Peterborough.

Postal Code:

Postal code can be defined as a coding system used by many countries around the world to facilitate automatic mail filtering. It is a series of numbers, or combinations of numbers and letters, that help mail departments and courier companies identify the exact location and location, where the email should be delivered or dropped.

The postal code indicates the width of the shipping area, which means that there is a single postal code, for different delivery areas, coming under the same area. For this purpose, there is a local distribution of postal code and therefore connected to a specific local area, however, the composition and functionality vary from one nation to another.

Therefore, postal codes can include country, region, municipality, roads, military, etc.

ZIP Code:

The name Zip Code is an acronym for the Zone Improvement Plan, launched by the United States Postal Services (USPS) in 1963.

The Zip Code is widely used to identify the exact place where parcels, packages and letters should be delivered, by dividing the regions into simple groups of locations, which speeds up the mail delivery process as mail sorting becomes easier. These geographical groups may contain various addresses, businesses, geographic features, etc.

Previously, it was a five-digit number, changed to a 9-digit number, to better identify the location, where the mail should be delivered.

Differences Between Zip Code and Postal Code:

The differences between zip code and postal code are discussed in the following points:

  1. Zip Code means a postal code, which is used in several countries with a postal address to specify a mailing address. On the other hand, the postal code indicates the code used in the postal address, which helps to filter emails for the purpose of delivering them to their destination.
  2. The Zip Code was introduced by the United States Postal Services (USPS) in 1963, and in 1959 the postal code was introduced.
  3. The Zip Code is widely used in the United States and the Philippines. In contrast, the Postal Code is used in some countries.
  4. The Zip code aims to separate regions to facilitate mail filtering, identifying the area where the email is directed. In contrast, the Postal Code is used for the purpose of identifying and identifying a location, planning a route, and collecting personal information.
  5. The zip code contains only numbers, and the postal code contains numbers or combinations of numbers and letters, and sometimes punctuation marks are also encoded with numbers and letters.


Many countries around the world use codes either postal code or zip code or any other similar code, by whatever name it is called, at the postal address. This often makes moving and delivery of mail easier, faster and more efficient, which not only saves the delivery time and efforts and prevents confusion, when two locations are known by the same name, city or town.