ZIP Code


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ZIP Code

Zoning Improvement Plan Code. A series of five numbers identifying the area of the United States in which to deliver mail. While some ZIP codes are reserved for post office boxes and single addresses receiving large volumes of mail, most identify the general area, such as the town or neighborhood, to which correspondence is addressed. They were introduced in 1963.
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Across the country, Progressive's and Farmers Insurance's good driver premiums show the most disparity between predominantly black and predominantly white ZIP codes, with both companies averaging 92%.
Median income for 25-34 year old households in this ZIP code is $73,000, 40 percent higher than the average millennial household in the U.
Since these Zip Codes have been assigned statistically significant and market-adjusted location values, consumers will more comfortably accept them as their mutual "choice" of price differentials than the heuristic or opinion-based counterparts without a scientific base.
We considered 3 types of objective functions, all of which focus exclusively on the underinsured population in Texas: maximizing statewide access, maximizing access in small ZIP code areas (i.
Neidell (2004) employs a ZIP code level analysis in his study of the effects of air pollution of child asthma rates in California--noting favorably the ZIP code's variation in SES measures and well defined geographic specificity.
Hillsborough is one of the wealthiest communities in America and has one of the most desirable zip codes to match.
Retailers are beginning to wonder if there could be problems down the road with collecting IP addresses, planting cookies or using loyalty card data--all of which are far more detailed and intrusive than collecting ZIP codes.
The California Supreme Court has ruled that California merchants can no longer ask for the zip codes of customers who make purchases with credit cards.
In 2005, 75 percent of the conventional loans for owner-occupied, single-family homes in the 60620 ZIP code were judged to be high-interest mortgage loans.
The 1,800 s/f, long-term lease will put the designer--known for her first rate couture quality cocktail and evening gowns, custom made suiting and bridal wear, including a special emphasis on mother-of-the-bride dressing--right in the midst of New York City's wealthiest zip code after spending the past 55 years on 55th Street.
The researchers also collected air quality data gathered for ten-kilometer grid areas during the same two-year period, and assigned subjects a grid location based on their zip code at the time of first donation.
After those three mandatory factors will come a series of 16 other voluntary factors, including ZIP code, marital status and school grades.