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Bulk Address Validation Tool: US ZIP Code List Output Fields

All output fields correspond to the ZIP Code API Fields, but are arranged in a more useful order by the Bulk Address Validation Tool Web Interface and the Bulk Address Validation Tool Command-Line Interface.

Field Name Definition
Inputs Fields All fields from the corresponding input line.
(Blank Field) This field intentionally left blank. No, really, it's just blank.
[sequence] Incrementing sequence number which refers to the input record number.
[summary] Value will be "match" unless the input was invalid. In that case, the values will corresponds to the values presented in the status field.
[reason] Corresponds to the reason field. (see table below example response).
[city] The name of the city
[default_city] A boolean value indicating whether or not the city name is the default name for the corresponding ZIP Code:
  • true — The city is the default name for the corresponding ZIP Code.
  • [blank] — The city is not the default name for the corresponding ZIP Code.
[state] The state name
[state_abbreviation] The official, two-letter state abbreviation
[zipcode] The 5-digit ZIP Code
[zipcode_type] The type of ZIP Code. Possible values:
  • S - Standard (regular ZIP Code)
  • M - Military (APO/FPO military ZIP)
  • P - P.O. Box (serves only post-office boxes)
  • U - Unique (belongs primarily to a firm)
[county_name] The name of the county
[county_fips] The county FIPS code
[latitude] The approximate latitude geo-coordinate
[longitude] The approximate longitude geo-coordinate
[precision] The precision of the latitude/longitude geo-coordinate

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