Database with postal codes from Reunion Island. Source: Geonames.
Reunion is an Indian Ocean's Island that is France's overseas department and region. Just like other overseas departments, Reunion is also having a region of France status. Even more, it also has become an important French Republic part.
Postal codes in Reunion
The zip codes used are made with 5 digits, and may be followed by the word "CEDEX".
Demographics of Reunion
Reunion is located near Madagascar and the island of Mauritius. Till January 2021, the population of Reunion was 858,450. Even more, Reunion is the European Union's outermost region and a part of the eurozone as well. Just like the rest of France, French is the official language of France. Along with that, the majority of the population here also speaks Réunion Creole.
Historical overview of Reunion
Since the 16th century, Reunion has been inhabited. The people from France and Madagascar settled it. 2oth December 1848 is a yearly celebrated date on the island because then the French Second Republic eradicated captivity in the French colonies. Until 30th November, the Reunion was under the Vichy regime's authority. Then, destroyer Léopard along with the Free French forces, took over the Reunion. On 19 March 1946, the Reunion became an overseas department of France.
Climate of Reunion
The Reunion possesses a tropical climate, but the temperature here moderates with elevation. From May to November, the weather here is dry and cool. While, from November to April, it becomes rainy and hot. The Precipitation levels greatly vary within the island, as the east of the island is wetter than the west. Reunion is also holding the record for the most rainfall in the world in 12, 24, 72, and 96 hours.