USA Address Standards

USPS – https://www.usps.com/business/web-tools-apis/address-information-api.htm

FedEx – http://www.fedex.com/us/software/pdf/FedEx_Ship_Manager_User_Guide_v.2350_(English)6.pdf

UPS – http://www.ups.com/worldshiphelp/WS12/ENU/AppHelp/CONNECT/Shipment_Data_Field_Descriptions.htm

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All must need to consider this for DB Design, UI Validations.

Otherwise calling 3rd party API to deliver postal mail may fail.

Also address normalization should be done.

Example: http://smartystreets.com/

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