2020 USPS Postal Price Changes

Information on the proposed postal price changes coming in January 2020.

 

The U.S. Postal Service has received approval from the Postal Regulatory Commission for the new 2020 Rates. These rates will take effect on January 26, 2020. 

The proposed prices include an average increase of approximately 1.5%. Shipping Services, which are adjusted according to market conditions, will see price increases vary by product. Priority Mail Express would increase 3.5% on average and Priority Mail would increase 4.1% on average. The new prices do not include an increase in the price of a 55 cent First-Class Mail Forever stamp, postcard stamps at 35 cents, and 1-ounce flats at $1. For a full detailed list of all the changes click here.

 

First-Class Mail Single-Piece Price

First-Class Mail Single-Piece Prices

Current

Price

New

Price

Percent

Change

Stamp Price 1 Oz.

0.55

0.55

0.0%

Single-Piece Additional Ounce - Letters

0.15

0.15

0.0%

Single-Piece Additional Ounce - Flats

0.15

0.20

33.3%

Meter Price 1 Oz.

0.50

0.50

0.0%

Single-Piece Flats 1 Oz.

1.00

1.00

0.0%

Single-Piece Cards

0.35

0.35

0.0%

 

First-Class Mail Commercial Prices

First-Class Mail Commercial Prices

Current

Price

New

Price

Percent

Change

Mixed AADC Automation Letters

0.428

0.439

2.6%

AADC Automation Letters

0.412

0.419

1.7%

5-Digit Automation Letters

0.383

0.389

1.6%

Mixed ADC Automation Flats*

0.877

0.916

4.4%

3-Digit Automation Flats*

0.755

0.777

2.9%

5-Digit Automation Flats*

0.636

0.630

-0.9%

 

USPS Marketing Mail Commercial Origin Prices

USPS Marketing Mail
Commercial Origin Prices

Current

Price

New

Price

Percent

Change

Letters

(5-Digit Auto Letters entered at Origin)

$0.256

$0.259

1.17%

Flats

(5-Digit Auto Flats entered at Origin)

$0.405

$0.418

3.21%

Carrier Route

(Flats entered at Origin)

$0.300

$0.302

0.67%

High Density/Saturation Letters

(Saturation Letters entered at Origin)

$0.190

$0.191

0.53%

High Density/Saturation Flats

(Saturation Flats entered at Origin)

$0.224

$0.224

0.00%

EDDM-Retail

$0.187

$0.191

2.14%

  

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