For Immediate Release
October 20, 2010

3rd Quarter ZIP Codes Released by Caliper Corporation

NEWTON, MASSACHUSETTS (USA) - Caliper Corporation is pleased to announce that the 3rd Quarter 2010 ZIP Code Data CD is now available for purchase.

Do you make business decisions based on postal data? If so, Caliper quarterly ZIP Code updates will ensure you are using the newest and most accurate data. The 5-digit ZIP Code Boundaries Data CD contains a nationwide area database with ZIP Codes for all 50 US states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, and the territories. It also includes a point database of ZIP Code centroids for the entire country. Caliper updates this file quarterly to provide up-to-date access to United States Postal Service changes.

The Nationwide database is delivered on a single CD with:

  • Over 41,000 ZIP Codes represented as points
  • Over 32,000 ZIP Codes that have delivery, represented as areas

The Data CD now also ships with current 3-digit ZIP Code Areas at no additional cost.

This release delivers the highest quality data by including the latest postal boundary reorganization, consolidation, and housing or commercial development. A variety of sources are used to guarantee the precision of these business critical data, not least of which are the USPS Postal Bulletin Changes that reflect ZIP Codes that were created, modified, or discontinued.

The ZIP Code Data CD is priced at US$195 per quarter. Quarters can be ordered in advance. To place your order please email or call Caliper Sales at 617-527-4700.

About Caliper

Caliper is a leading developer of mapping, redistricting, transportation, and GIS software, including Maptitude®, Maptitude for Redistricting, TransCAD®, and TransModeler®. Caliper software is used by more than 75,000 users in over 70 countries.