A ready-to-use dataset that comprises postal codes from the Philippines. Source: Geonames.
The Philippines is a country located in Southeast Asia, and it is located in the western Pacific Ocean. The Philippines is not a landlocked country, and it is made from about 7640 islands divided into 3 main geographical divisions.
Postal code system in the Philippines
The postal code system is almost the same as the US in the Philippines, and it is made from 4 digits. There are some exceptions, but first, this is how the postal codes work in the Philippines. Each code is assigned for a specific area or city. If some area is within Metro Manila, it will have more than one code for its different areas.
The exceptions in the postal code system in the Philippines
There are some rare exceptions for the postal codes in the Philippines. An example of Los Banos in Laguna, which has 2 ZIP codes. Another example is Dasmarinas in Cavite, which has 3 ZIP codes. However, there are several other examples as well.
The geography and neighbors of the Philippines
On the west of the Philippines, there is the South China Sea. The Philippine Sea is located on the East, and the Celebes Sea is located on the East. The Philippines shares its maritime borders north with Taiwan, with Japan on the northeast, Indonesia on the south, Palau to the East, and Brunei and Malaysia to the southwest. Vietnam is located in the west and China in the northwest.
With 300000 square kilometers and a population of around 109 million, it is a very well-populated place.
Here we were discussing all that you need to know about the Philippines.