Post Offices By State
This dataset contains yearly tallies for from 1867-1902 on post offices in each state. It includes the total number of post offices, the number established, and the number discontinued each year.
I’ve also put the data into a Tableau Public worksheet if you would like to play around with the data in map form.
Source: The Annual Report of the Postmaster General, from 1867-1902. (Example page)
Date Created: 8/28/2012
Date Modified: 8/28/2012
Western Post Offices and Postmaster Salaries, 1871
This file contains post offices in existence in 1871, postmasters salaries, and latitude/longitude coordinates for each office.
Source: Official Register of the United States, 1871.
Date Created: 11/19/2013
Date Modified: 11/19/2013
Postal Data by Cameron Blevins is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.