Rivers State Postal Code/Zip Code List

Rivers State, located in the southern part of Nigeria, is a dynamic and economically vital region known for its significant contributions to the nation’s oil and gas industry, diverse cultural heritage, and bustling urban centers. The state capital, Port Harcourt, is a major commercial hub that attracts businesses, investors, and residents from across the country and beyond.

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Efficient communication and logistical systems are essential to support the state’s complex economic activities and growing population, and a well-structured postal code system plays a crucial role in ensuring the accurate and timely delivery of mail and packages.

Postal codes, also known as zip codes in some parts of the world, are numerical identifiers assigned to specific geographic areas to facilitate the sorting and delivery of mail. In Rivers State, having access to the correct postal codes is vital for residents, businesses, and service providers. These codes help direct letters, parcels, and important documents to their exact destinations, minimizing delays and enhancing the efficiency of postal services.

See difference between Postal code and Zip code HERE.

Rivers State is divided into numerous Local Government Areas (LGAs), each with its unique set of postal codes. Key cities and towns such as Port Harcourt, Bonny, and Ahoada, along with smaller communities and rural areas, have designated postal codes that facilitate effective mail distribution and logistical planning. Understanding and using these postal codes correctly is essential for improving communication, supporting local businesses, and ensuring the smooth operation of administrative processes.

In this article, we will provide a comprehensive overview of the postal codes assigned to various locations within Rivers State. By familiarizing yourself with these codes, you can ensure that your mail and packages are delivered accurately and promptly. Whether you are a resident sending a letter to a family member, a business receiving inventory, or a service provider managing logistics, knowing the correct postal codes for Rivers State is crucial for maintaining efficient and effective communication and operations.

Rivers state has 23 Local Government Areas (LGAs); towns, wards, and districts located within the state use different postal codes.

Click on any of the following LGAs in Rivers state to reveal their towns and postal codes:

  1. Port Harcourt Postal Code
  2. Obio-Akpor LGA Postal Code
  3. Okrika LGA Postal Code
  4. Ogu–Bolo LGA Postal Code
  5. Eleme LGA Postal Code
  6. Tai LGA Postal Code
  7. Gokana LGA Postal Code
  8. Khana LGA Postal Code
  9. Oyigbo LGA Postal Code
  10. Opobo–Nkoro LGA Postal Code
  11. Andoni LGA Postal Code
  12. Bonny LGA Postal Code
  13. Degema LGA Postal Code
  14. Asari-Toru LGA Postal Code
  15. Akuku-Toru LGA Postal Code
  16. Abua–Odual LGA Postal Code
  17. Ahoada West LGA Postal Code
  18. Ahoada East LGA Postal Code
  19. Ogba–Egbema–Ndoni LGA Postal Code
  20. Emohua LGA Postal Code
  21. Ikwerre LGA Postal Code
  22. Etche LGA Postal Code
  23. Omuma LGA Postal Code

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See the List Of Post Offices In Rivers State, Nigeria With Addresses

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