Postal Specifications and Rates

POSTAL SPECIFICATIONS CHART

FIRST CLASS POST CARDS

MIN

MAX

Height3.5″4.25″
Length5″6″
Thickness0.007″0.016″

LETTERS
(ALL CLASSES, EXCLUDES FOLDED SELF-MAILERS)

MIN

MAX

Height3.5″6.125″
Length5″11.5″
Thickness0.009″0.25″

AUTOMATION COMPATIBLE FLAT-SIZE MAIL

MIN

MAX

Height5″12″
Length6″15″
Thickness0.009″0.75″

FOLDED LETTER-SIZE SELF-MAILERS

MIN

MAX

Height3.5″6″
Length5″10.5″
Thickness0.009″0.25″

FIRST-CLASS MAIL RATES

NON-MACHINABLE
(UNDER 3.5 OZ.)

LETTERS

CARDS

FLATS

Single Piece66.8¢

MACHINABLE

LETTERS (Under 3.5 oz)

CARDS

FLATS (Under 1.0 Oz)

Presorted45.8¢28.0¢79.9¢
Mixed AADC Automation42.4¢27.4¢70.5¢
AADC Automation40.8¢26.8¢63.2¢
3-digit Automation59.3¢
5-digit Automation37.8¢25.7¢47.4¢

MARKETING MAIL RATES

AUTOMATION

LETTERS (Under 3.5 oz)

FLATS (Under 4.0 oz)

Mixed AADC28.7¢59.8¢
AADC27.4¢56.7¢
3-digit Automation50.0¢
5-digit Automation25.1¢39.5¢
ECR Basic29.2¢29.5¢
ECR High Density20.0¢24.8¢
ECR High Density Plus19.6¢22.7¢
ECR Saturation18.6¢21.9¢

NON-PROFIT MAIL RATES

AUTOMATION

LETTERS (Under 3.5 oz)

FLATS (Under 4.0 oz)

Mixed AADC17.2¢43.2¢
AADC15.9¢40.1¢
3-digit Automation33.4¢
5-digit Automation13.6¢22.7¢
ECR Basic21.0¢21.3¢
ECR High Density11.8¢16.6¢
ECR High Density Plus11.7¢14.4¢
ECR Saturation11.1¢13.6¢

effective 1/21/18