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Postal Codes In El Salvador


El Salvador is a country in Central America. It has a population of roughly 6.4 million people. The capital city is San Salvador. El Salvador covers an area of 21,041 km2 (8,124 mi2) and has an estimated population density of 169 inhabitants per square kilometre (440/mi2).

The official language is Spanish and the predominant religion is Roman Catholicism.

Postal Codes In El Salvador
Postal Codes In El Salvador

El Salvador (Spanish pronunciation: [el ˈsalvador] (); translation: The Saviour) is a country in Central America bordered by Guatemala, Honduras and Nicaragua. It was colonized by Spain and declared independence in 1821. After the Spanish American War, it became a republic in 1838. During the 20th century, it experienced civil strife and economic problems that led to the 1990s civil war. El Salvador has been characterized by economic stagnation and growing violence; the former has contributed to increased emigration from the country.

El Salvador is located on the Pacific coast of Central America, bordered by Honduras to the north and Nicaragua to the east; it also borders Guatemala to the south. The country covers an area of 21,040 square kilometres (8,100 sq mi), making it one of the smallest countries in Central America. It has a population of 6 million people as of 2016[update] and its capital is San Salvador (Spanish for Saint Savior).


Perhaps you have often wondered what El Salvador’s postal code is. Well, a postal code is a set of numbers required for mail delivery or dispatch. In reality, many online businesses ask for your home address’ postal code when you register.

Postal code In El Salvador

El Salvadorians frequently mistakenly utilize the area code 503 instead of the postal code. However, calls to El Salvador from abroad can only use this area code.


It also thinks that El Salvador’s postal code is 00106-8000, however it has been claimed that the USPS exclusively uses this code to send mail to El Salvador, regardless of the Department or city within the nation.


  • CP 1101: San Salvador, San Salvador
  • CP 1116: Soyapango, San Salvador
  • CP 1117: Ilopango, San Salvador
  • CP 1201: Sensuntepeque, Cabañas
  • CP 1204: Ilobasco, Cabañás
  • CP 1301: Chalatenango, Chalatenango
  • CP 1401: Cojutepeque, Cuscatlán
  • CP 1501: Santa Tecla, La Libertad
  • CP 1502: Antiguo Cuscatlán, La Libertad
  • CP 1512: Lourdes-Colón, La Libertad
  • CP 1513: Nuevo Cuscatlán, La Libertad
  • CP 1601: Zacatecoluca, La Paz
  • CP 1701: San Vicente, San Vicente


  • CP 2101: Ahuachapán, Ahuachapán
  • CP 2103: Atiquizaya, Ahuachapán
  • CP 2201: Santa Ana, Santa Ana
  • CP 2205: Chalchuapa, Santa Ana
  • CP 2215: San Sebastian Salitrillo – Ciudad Real, Santa Ana
  • CP 2301: Sonsonate, Sonsonate
  • CP 2320: Sonzacate, Sonsonate


  • CP 3101: La Unión, La Unión
  • CP 3201: Gotera, Morazán
  • CP 3301: San Miguel, San Miguel CP 3401: Usulután, Usulután



David Atulegwu is a contributor at Flashacademy. His passion for writing can be traced back to his pre-professional days at UNN. He is a Mobile App Developer and a Data Analyst Enthusiast.

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