A decade

of facts & figures

United States Postal Service - February 26, 2019

The Postal Service delivers more mail to more addresses in a larger geographical area than any other post in the world. We deliver to nearly 159 million addresses in the country — covering every state, city and town. Everyone living in the United States and its territories has access to postal products and services and pays the same for a First-Class Mail postage stamp regardless of their location.


All figures are for one fiscal year.
**Mail bearing postage stamps — bill payments, personal correspondence, cards and letters, etc.
***Includes Priority Mail, Priority Mail Express, First-Class Packages, Package Services, Parcel Return Service and Parcel Select.