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The United States Post Office is an agency of the U.S. that is responsible for the nation’s postal service. The Post Office is one of just a few government agencies that are specifically mentioned in the U.S. constitution. Officially formed in 1971, the U.S. Post Office has its headquarters in Washington D.C. There are currently 625,113 employees of the U.S. Post Office, as well as a total of 211,264 vehicles for official use.
To find a USPS near me, simply look at the Google Map below. You can also use the resources below to locate the nearest US Post Office near me now.
Find a U.S. Post Office Near Me Now
If you want to find a U.S. Post Office location in your area as soon as possible, you will need to first go to their official website. On the left side of the page you will see a drop down menu, where there is a link called Find USPS Locations. After you click this link you will be taken to a page with a search bar where you can enter your city and state or zip code.
After you have submitted your location information, you will see a list of the closest USPS locations near you. You will find that each of the locations on the list will have the address, phone number, hours of operation and approximate distance.
There is also going to be a map on the right size of the page with red pins wherever there is a U.S. Post Office. You can zoom in/out of the map to see where there are other post offices as well as zero in on one of them in particular. If you want to view more post office locations on the list, you will simply need to select the “Show 10, 25, or 50.”
You will be able to search for post office locations within 1, 5, 10, 15, 20, 40, 60, 80 and 100 miles of your location. When you click the red pin icon next to a certain location on the list to the left of the page, you will see it appear on the map on the right side of the page. You’ll also see a small box appear on the map with that particular location’s address and hours of operation.
USPS Mobile App
The USPS Mobile App, which is available for both iOS and Android users, offers a number of different features and functions. With this mobile app you will be able to look up a zip code for any address in the United States, which can be very useful if you need to mail something but aren’t sure about the zip code.
Another function of this mobile app is its ability to help you calculate a price so you can determine how much postage you will need when mailing anything from a simple letter to a large package. This app also allows for tracking packages that you are sending or receiving. All you have to do is enter the tracking number and you can see where it’s going every step of the way.
You will also be able to use this app to schedule a next-day pickup and have your own carrier pick up Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express, Global Express Guaranteed or Merchandise Returns from your home or office during normal business hours.
How to Send Mail Through the U.S. Post Office
If you want to send anything through the United States Post Office, there are numerous ways to go about doing this. If what your mailing is a small letter or envelope, you will be able to simply put it in a local mailbox near you. If whatever you want to mail is larger, such as a package, you will need to go to an actual post office location. You can find the nearest U.S post office location by going on their website and entering your zip code. The amount of postage you need for whatever you are mailing is going to depend on the size & weight of the item as well as where it is heading to.
Opening Hours of U.S. Post Office Locations Near Me
While the hours of operation for U.S. post offices depends on the location, most of them are open from Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 6 pm, Saturday from 10 am to 4 pm and Sunday they are all closed. All U.S. Post Office locations are always closed for business on all national holidays.
For more information regarding US Post Office, please visit their official website.