South Africa is a country which is located in the southernmost region of Africa, and the country is very rich in natural resource like gold, platinum, and diamonds. South Africa has the 4th largest coal reserve in the world and they have the 9th largest port in the world [Durban]. South Africa is famous because of its natural resources, there was always been an inhabited land in South Africa, that is why now we can find many natural areas.
South Africa covers the total area of 1.22 million km², which is ranked 24th among other nations in the world. South Africa shares the borders with countries like Namibia, Botswana, Zimbabwe and Eswatini. South Africa completely surrounded by Lesotho in the east.
South Africa has a total water percentage of 0.38%, and their main source of water is from surface water. The South African people use 9% of ground water and 14% of recycled water from the industries. Some of the people even use water from the orange river because some people don’t get clean water from the underground and because of that people uses the water from the orange river.
There are a total of 84 mountains are there in South Africa out of which 12 of them are most attractive in view and has become one of the important places visit for the tourists. The mountains in South Africa elevates from 672 meters and ranges up to 3482 meters. Thabana Ntlenyana is the highest mountain range in the South Africa.
PIN = Postal Index Number
Each administrative division maintains its own postal code for mail delivery purposes. Having the correct code is essential to your mails delivery.
South Africa uses 4 digit pin code system in which each 2 digits has different indications,
These are some of the most common and frequently used stamps in South Africa and the prices of these stamps are shown in the above picture.
|South Africa Postcode
|Postcode type and position
4 digits to the right of the locality name, separated from the latter by a dash.
25 long street
XX ---> First 2 Digit Postal area
XX ---> Last 2 Digit locality or postal office
|The postal code should be placed on a new line or in front of the suburb/town.
25 long street sub-office (area /street /village)
Colbuy city (delivery post office)
XXXX locality - postcode
|About South Africa
|Country name in local language:
|Suid-Afrika; iNingizimu Afrika; uMzantsi Afrika
|International phone code: