Largest Post Office

James_farley,_NYC_post_office_inscriptionThe James A Fraley is the largest Post Office in the United States. This grand palace is located in New York City covering two full city blocks an 8-acre footprint. Fraley was the 53rd Postmaster General.  This Post Office Building is the main United States Postal Service building in New York City.  Its ZIP code designation is 10001

FraleyPostThe Fraley building prominently bears the inscription: “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds”.

SantaFarleyThe annual “Operation Santa” started at the James A. Farley Main Post Office in Manhattan, and has been running every Christmas season since 1912.

 

Smallest Post Office in the US

Smallest PO FLOchopee, Florida, our nation’s smallest Post Office. The building was once a tool shed and was hastily commissioned into a post office after a fire in 1953 that destroyed the original Post Office located in local country store. The town, which sits on the edge of the Everglades, and reportedly has a population of 11. Smallest PO Placque

A single postal worker works every day, selling postcards to tourists and answering questions from tour-bus riders. The zip code for Ochopee FL is 34141