<postal-code> Postal Code

A postal number such as a zip-code or postal code used to address physical mail.


This element is typically part of an address. BITS users may choose to tag to this level of granularity or not.

Base Attributes

Models and Context
May be contained in
Text, numbers, or special characters, zero or more
Expanded Content Model


Tagged Sample

In a address-line

 <institution>Settles-Young Research Corporation</institution>
 <addr-line>283 Hawthorne Drive</addr-line>
 <addr-line>Suite 310</addr-line>
 <addr-line><city>Lexington</city>, <state>KY</state> 
 <phone>(859) 273-8543</phone>
 <fax>(859) 299-4683</fax>