Current Stamp Price

55 cents

How much is a stamp? What does a stamp cost? What are the current stamp prices?
On January 26, 2020 the price of a stamp increased 5 cents from 50 cents to 55 cents.
Additional price changes occurred on January 24, 2021

Retail Prices effective January, 24 2021

Letters (Stamped)1,4

Weight Not Over
(ounces)
 
1 $0.55
2 0.75
3 0.95
3.5 1.15
   

Letters (Metered)1,4

1 $0.51
2 0.71
3 0.91
3.5 1.11
   

Postcards3

$0.36

Large Envelopes (Flats)2

1 $1.00
2 1.20
3 1.40
4 1.60
5 1.80
6 2.00
7 2.20
8 2.40
9 2.60
10 2.80
11 3.00
12 3.20
13 3.40
  1. Letters that meet one or more of the nonmachinable characteristics in DMM 101.1.2 are subject to the $0.20 nonmachinable surcharge.
  2. Large envelope-sized pieces that are rigid, nonrectangular, or not uniformly thick pay parcel prices.
  3. The card price applies to each single or double postcard when originally mailed; reply half of double postcard must be designed for reply mail purposes only.
  4. For weights over 3.5 ounces, see Large Envelopes prices.

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