Types Of Post Offices In India

Head Post Office

Head Post Office is the cheif of number of post offices. There are number of sub post offices and branch post offices under one central head post office. It controls all the number of sub and branch post offices under its account. All the monetary transactions are carried over the head post office. Post Master is the head of the Individual Head Post Office. There are total of 809 Head Post Offices in India.

Sub Post Office

Sub Post Office is the one which functions under head post office. Sub Post Master is the head of the Individual Sub Post Office. There are total of 24870 Sub Post Offices in India.

Branch Post Office

Branch Post Office is the one which functions under head post office, low ranked than Sub Post Office. Branch Post Master is the head of the Individual Branch Post Office. There are total of 129048 Branch Post Offices in India.

Army Post Office

Army Post Office functions for the use of defence professionals. Army Post Office follows different pincode structure rather than the normal PIN Codes. Army Postal PIN Codes starts with 90 - 99. Army Post Office is equal to Head Post Office.


Taluk Wise List Of Number Of POST Offices In INDIA and their PIN Codes

State Wise List Of Number Of POST Offices In INDIA and their PIN Codes

State Wise List Of Head POST Offices and their PIN Codes

District Wise List Of Number Of Head POST Offices In INDIA and their PIN Codes