Caveat: some rural locations only have PO Box service, i.e. they don’t deliver directly to the physical address. In these cases you’ll have to send to the PO Box. Now at this point you might stop us and say, But hey, what if I want to throw them a curveball, and put it all on one line? If an address has two conflicting lines, such as a post office box line and a street address line, the lower line will normally be used if mail can be delivered to that address. How to write a United States address? The general rule is, the address must contain three to five lines, plus an extra line at the bottom for the country name.
I don’t recall seeing anything that specifies which address to enter physical or mailing. So- which one should be entered & how do you regain lost points for a correct address? Should there be 2 address options- one for entering a mailing address and one for a physical address?. Address line 2 is the appropriate place for the PO Box, correct address line 1 data should never be replaced with po box data. Postcard Verification – I live in a rural area and need to put a postal address that is different from my physical addre. If you operate from a location but receive mail at a P.O. Box there, please list your physical address in Address Line 1, and put your P. To make an address more deliverable because of alphanumeric ranges, place the house number before the street name. We recommend that it is either eliminated from the output address or relocated, placing PO BOX above the city and state and placing the station name on the line above.
You could put your Po Box number in the second address line and the post office should be able to figure it out. Our advanced letter sorting technology reads addresses electronically, so it’s important you address your mail clearly and in the following format:. Incorrect: Write me in care of Post Office Box 203 Shelton Connecticut 06484. (Commas needed) Correct: Write me in care of Post Office Box 203, Shelton, Connecticut 06484. If the address is on an envelope or is otherwise written out line by line, no comma is needed when a new line begins. Incorrect: P.O. Box 203, Shelton, Conn.
Physical Address Vs. Mailing Address (po Box)
Sorry to say, Map Maker does not allow business on maps having PO Box as address.