Abbreviations     03/26/2004

 

States and Territories

AL Alabama

MT Montana

AK Alaska

NE Nebraska

AZ Arizona

NV Nevada

AR Arkansas

NH New Hampshire

AS American Samoa

NJ New Jersey

CA California

NM New Mexico

CO Colorado

NY New York

CT Connecticut

NC North Carolina

DE Delaware

ND North Dakota

DC District of Columbia

CM N. Mariana Isl.

FL Florida

OH Ohio

GA Georgia

OK Oklahoma

GU Guam

OR Oregon

HI Hawaii

TT Palau

ID Idaho

PA Pennsylvania

IL Illinois

PR Puerto Rico

IN Indiana

RI Rhode Island

IA Iowa

SC South Carolina

KS Kansas

SD South Dakota

KY Kentucky

TN Tennessee

LA Louisiana

TX Texas

ME Maine

UT Utah

TT Marshall Island

VT Vermont

MD Maryland

VA Virginia

MA Massachusetts

VI Virgin Islands

MX Mexico

WA Washington

MI Michigan

WV West Virginia

TT Micronesia

WI Wisconsin

MS Mississippi

WY Wyoming

MO Missouri

 

 

 

 

Geographic Directions

East = E

North = N

Northeast = NE

Northwest = NW

South = S

Southeast = SE

Southwest = SW

West = W

 

Street Designators

In general it is best to type out the entire name of the street designator.  If there is a necessity to abbreviate, use the following:

Avenue = Ave

Boulevard = Blvd

Highway = Hwy

Interstate Highway = IH

Lane = Ln

Street = St

Road = Rd

 

When an address contains a Suite (Ste), Apartment (Apt), or Lot number of a mobile home park (Lot), use the abbreviated form in the street address line

Gusher Oil Inc

555 S Main Ste 210

Great Bend KS 67530

Freida Ann Harshberger

2015 Pioneer Drive Apt 307

Liberal KS 67901

James C Hill

4008 S Crestwood Lot 22

Haysville KS 67060