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## How many stamps do I need for a 8.5 x11 manila envelope?

How many stamps should I put on a 8.5 x11 envelope? Minimum postage on a 8 1/2 x 11 or 8 1/2 x 14 envelope is $1.00 or **2 forever stamps**. That covers the first ounce of weight. Each additional ounce is 22 cents.

## How much does it cost to mail a 9×12 envelope 2020?

How much does it cost to mail a 9×12 envelope in 2020? The first ounce of a 9×12 envelope should use two Forever Stamps (equivalent to $1). Besides, you have to pay the **extra stamps for each additional ounce equivalent to $0.20**.

## How many stamps do I put on a large envelope?

For customers with larger envelopes, postage costs around $1.00 for the first ounce and $0.20 for each additional ounce. For a legal-sized envelope: **Two Forever stamps** (currently valued at $0.55 per stamp) are needed to mail a one-ounce legal-sized envelope (9½” by 15” envelope).

## How do I figure out how many stamps I need?

**Divide the postage price by the price of a Forever stamp**.

The number you get is how many stamps you’ll need. If your postage cost comes to $2.32, for example, you would divide 2.32 by 0.50 to get 4.64. Round up for a total of 5 stamps.

## Can You Use Forever stamps for large envelopes?

Can the Forever Stamp be used on mailpieces that require extra postage? A. **Yes**. … Customers must affix additional postage when mailing letters weighing in excess of 1 ounce and/or letters subject to the nonmachinable surcharge or mailpieces subject to another rate of postage (e.g., large envelopes or packages).

## How many stamps do I need for a 4 oz 9×12 envelope?

**Two First Class stamps** will cover the cost of a 9×12 envelope that weighs an ounce or less. A First Class stamp has a value of $0.55, but the price to mail a large envelope is only $1.00, so you’ll technically be paying an extra $0.10 for the convenience of using stamps.

## Can I put a 9×12 envelope in the mailbox?

Envelopes used for flat mail **cannot be more than ¾″ thick, 12″ high, 15″ long or weigh more than 13 ounces**. The USPS considers any envelope bigger than this size to be a package, and will be subject to parcel prices.

## How much does it cost to mail a 12 oz large envelope?

Single Piece First Class Letter Rates

Weight | Large Envelopes | Packages |
---|---|---|

10 ounces | $2.96 | $5.50 |

11 ounces | $3.16 | $5.50 |

12 ounces | $3.36 |
$5.50 |

13 ounces | $3.56 | $6.25 |