Look up any Zip Code here
, get lots of cool demographic data by entering it here
(make sure you enter a zip code, not just a town and keep scrolling down, down, down). [more inside]
posted by Rafaelloello
on May 10, 2008 -
Enter your zip code and get US census info-plus compare with other zip codes.
posted by konolia
on Oct 17, 2007 -
Toxic Chemical Dump report by ZIP code.
The U.S. Public Interest Research Group has organized information from the EPA on toxic chemical releases. You can get maps of different types of chemicals (carcinogens, reproductive toxins, dioxins, etc.) released by state, download Excel spreadsheets by state organized by ZIP code, or download their complete report. I think this is just for the 2000 calendar year. (via The Wall Street Journal
posted by meep
on Jan 23, 2003 -
Need free Internet Access?
Head to your local library or community center. This page allows you to type in a zipcode and find out where you can access (or learn about) the internet, usually for free. If you know someone in your neighborhood who isn't connected and might like this info, why not print out the page and give it to them?link spotted at follow me here
posted by chaz
on Jul 18, 2001 -
The J.W. Westcott II
delivers toilet paper, the occasional pizza, and, most importantly, mail to freighters making their way through the Great Lakes. And now it's the only boat in the U.S. to be assigned it's own zip code.
posted by Oriole Adams
on Jun 30, 2001 -