ZIP Codes

Margie Wakeman Wells General, The Comma Leave a Comment

The ZIP code does not take any punctuation in front of it. It goes with the element it follows.

…Los Angeles, California 90045, is the…
…live in Culver City 90230 with…

The comma after the ZIP code is because the word “California” has to be surrounded. So you just tuck the ZIP in there with it.

Happy punctuating.

Margie

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