ZIP Codes ...
While some people have used a ZIP code to identify a community, the purpose of the ZIP code was to make mail delivery more efficient by grouping addresses together. Although the ZIP Code doesn't specifically identify a community like Chignik Lake, it does identify addresses that are in (or near) Chignik Lake. It's important to remember that the boundaries of a ZIP Code are defined by the needs of the USPS and can be changed, re-assigned or overlapped with other ZIP Codes.
The ZIP code for Chignik Lake: 99548<1>
Referenced GNIS Records ...
GNIS ID #1893911 (Name of Record: Chignik Lake)
Class: populated place
A place or area having clustered or scattered buildings and a permanent population (such as a city, settlement, town or village). The boundaries may or may not coincide with the perceived population.
A 'populated place' record may have a corresponding 'census' or 'civil' record. The information contained in the 'populated place' record applies only to the class and should not be confused with either the 'census' and 'civil' classes.
County: Lake and Peninsula
Map Name: Chignik B-3
Lat: 56.2555556 Lon: -158.7625 [Map]
Referenced FIPS Records ...
FIPS Code: 02/13780 (Place Name: Chignik Lake)
County: Lake and Peninsula (FIPS State/County: 02/164)
GSA Code: 402
MRF Code: 660