Nakatsu (中津市), located in Ōita Prefecture, Japan, is a city with a rich historical heritage and scenic beauty. It has a population of approximately 83,000 and covers an area of 491.09 km². Nakatsu is known for Nakatsu Castle, which played a significant role during the feudal era. The city is also famous for its natural attractions, including the Yabakei Gorge, a popular spot for tourists. The local economy is supported by agriculture, manufacturing, and tourism, with a focus on historical and cultural preservation

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Districts and Postal Codes in Nakatsu

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District Postal Code
Aihara 〒871-0122
Akasako 〒879-0106
Ichiba 〒871-0098
Idōda 〒879-0111
Inumaru 〒879-0105
Imadzu 〒879-0101
Ueno 〒879-0103
Ushigami 〒871-0015
Ushigamimachi 〒871-0016
Uramachi 〒871-0093
Esashimachi 〒871-0064
Edamachi 〒871-0038
Ebisumachi 〒871-0065
Emitakemachi 〒871-0044
Ōma 〒871-0005
Ōsada 〒871-0153
Ōshinden 〒871-0001
Ōtsuka 〒871-0008
Okidaimachi 〒871-0021
Kaidzumachi 〒871-0045
Kakize 〒871-0007
Kaku 〒871-0152
Kakomachi 〒871-0082
Katahamachi 〒871-0056
Kanate 〒871-0013
Kanaya 〒871-0046
Kamiikenaga 〒871-0161
Kamijosui 〒871-0004
Kamihakatamachi 〒871-0042
Kamimiyanaga 〒871-0027
Kitainabori 〒871-0060
Kitauramachi 〒871-0094
Kitashinchi 〒871-0090
Kitabaru 〒879-0113
Kitahori Kawamachi 〒871-0081
Kitamondōri 〒871-0079
Kyōmachi 〒871-0054
Kura Nashimachi 〒871-0091
Koiwai 〒871-0078
Koiwai Shinmachi 〒871-0080
Kojō 〒871-0154
Kobori 〒871-0084
Komemachi 〒871-0076
Korenori 〒871-0003
Sakaemachi 〒871-0043
Sakakibarachō 〒871-0156
Sakuramachi 〒871-0074
Sadanomi 〒879-0122
Sankō Isayama 〒871-0104
Sankō Usugi 〒871-0112
Sankō Obukuro 〒871-0114
Sankō Kamifukōzu 〒879-0225
Sankō Kamimakusa 〒879-0221
Sankō Sachi 〒871-0111
Sankō Shimofukōzu 〒879-0224
Sankō Shimomakusa 〒879-0223
Sankō Taguchi 〒871-0103
Sankō Tsuchida 〒871-0113
Sankō Naritsune 〒871-0102
Sankō Nishimakusa 〒879-0222
Sankō Haraguchi 〒871-0105
Sankō Moriyama 〒871-0101
Sannochō 〒871-0057
Shiomachi 〒871-0073
Shimata 〒871-0033
Shimata Nakamachi 〒871-0035
Shimata Honmachi 〒871-0036
Shimoikenaga 〒871-0011
Shimoshōji 〒871-0097
Shimonagasoi 〒871-0164
Shimomiyanaga 〒871-0029
Shōwashinden 〒879-0107
Shinuomachi 〒871-0048
Shinōtsukamachi 〒871-0009
Shintenjinmachi 〒871-0039
Shinhakatamachi 〒871-0041
Shinbori 〒871-0069
Sendomachi 〒871-0086
Zentoku 〒871-0002
Senbamachi 〒871-0089
Sotobaba 〒871-0059
Daigobō 〒871-0151
Takajōmachi 〒871-0066
Takase 〒871-0026
Takabeya 〒871-0071
Tajiri 〒879-0123
Tajirizaki 〒879-0124
Chūōmachi 〒871-0024
Chūgenmachi 〒871-0067
Tsunogishinmachi 〒871-0095
Tsunogimachi 〒871-0028
Teramachi 〒871-0075
Tonomachi 〒871-0055
Toyodamachi 〒871-0058
Nakadono 〒871-0031
Nakadonomachi 〒871-0030
Nakabaru 〒871-0157
Nagasoe 〒871-0162
Nabeshima 〒879-0102
Nishinagasoi 〒871-0163
Ninochō 〒871-0050
Noyori 〒879-0104
Hachimanchō 〒871-0155
Higashihama 〒871-0006
Higashihonmachi 〒871-0032
Hitotsumatsu 〒871-0014
Hinodemachi 〒871-0034
Himejimachi 〒871-0077
Fukushima 〒879-0112
Fukuromachi 〒871-0063
Funamachi 〒871-0072
Furūomachi 〒871-0053
Furuhakatamachi 〒871-0051
Bungomachi 〒871-0068
Honyabakeimachi Atoda 〒871-0311
Honyabakeimachi Imayuku 〒871-0206
Honyabakeimachi Ochiai 〒871-0313
Honyabakeimachi Orimoto 〒871-0312
Honyabakeimachi Kabushino 〒871-0204
Honyabakeimachi Shimoyakata 〒871-0205
Honyabakeimachi Sogi 〒871-0202
Honyabakeimachi Tashida 〒871-0203
Honyabakeimachi Nishitani 〒871-0314
Honyabakeimachi Nishiyakata 〒871-0208
Honyabakeimachi Higashitani 〒871-0315
Honyabakeimachi Higashiyakata 〒871-0207
Honyabakeimachi Hida 〒871-0201
Maruyamachō 〒871-0047
Manda 〒871-0025
Minamiinabori 〒871-0061
Minamishinchi 〒871-0092
Minamihori Kawamachi 〒871-0087
Miyajimamachi 〒871-0037
Miyabu 〒871-0012
Morota 〒879-0121
Moromachi 〒871-0049
Yaba 〒871-0083
Yabakeimachiō Shima 〒871-0431
Yabakeimachi Ōno 〒871-0413
Yabakeimachi Otomoda 〒871-0406
Yabakeimachi Kakisaka 〒871-0405
Yabakeimachi Kanayoshi 〒871-0432
Yabakeimachi Kabushino 〒871-0402
Yabakeimachi Kawaraguchi 〒871-0414
Yabakeimachi Shinyaba 〒871-0422
Yabakeimachi Tashida 〒871-0403
Yabakeimachi Tochigi 〒871-0412
Yabakeimachi Tobaru 〒871-0404
Yabakeimachi Nakahata 〒871-0411
Yabakeimachi Hiyamaji 〒871-0434
Yabakeimachi Hirata 〒871-0401
Yabakeimachi Fukutsuchi 〒871-0408
Yabakeimachi Miomo 〒871-0407
Yabakeimachi Miyasono 〒871-0433
Yabakeimachi Yamautsuri 〒871-0421
Yamakunimachi Uso 〒871-0715
Yamakunimachi Kusamoto 〒871-0702
Yamakunimachi Koyagawa 〒871-0703
Yamakunimachi Tsukinoki 〒871-0701
Yamakunimachi Nagaono 〒871-0714
Yamakunimachi Nakama 〒871-0716
Yamakunimachi Hiraono 〒871-0711
Yamakunimachi Fujinoki 〒871-0713
Yamakunimachi Morizane 〒871-0712
Yamakunimachi Yoshino 〒871-0704
Yamashita 〒871-0062
Yumichō 〒871-0085
Yuya 〒871-0023
Ryūōmachi 〒871-0096
Rusuimachi 〒871-0088

Start with the postal code, the prefecture, the city, the district, and then the number of the block and housing unit. Then end with the person’s name.
Here’s an example of how to write a Japanese address in English.
Ginza, Chuo-ku
Mr. Taro Tanaka

For more information on how to write a Japanese address, see this article.

To type the Japanese postal code, first type the character code '3012.' Then press ALT + X and Japan's postal code symbol will appear.

To obtain an address in Nakatsu for receiving mail, sign up for a virtual address service like MailMate. MailMate provides you with a mailing address for receiving Japanese mail and packages. MailMate can also be used for company registration in Nakatsu, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Nakatsu. The first type of PO box is provided by Nakatsu Post and is only available for individuals with a daily volume of mail. The second type of PO box is provided by private services with no limits on daily mail volume. Learn more about how to open a PO box in Japan.

Japan Post offers Standard Mail for regular letters and small parcels, typically delivered in 2-3 days. Express Mail speeds this up to 1-2 days. Registered Mail adds tracking and insurance, requiring a signature on delivery. Yu-Pack handles larger parcels with tracking and insurance, delivered in 1-3 days. Letter Pack provides flat-rate options for documents and small items, with tracking available. EMS is for international express delivery, offering fast service to over 120 countries. Non-Standard Mail covers items exceeding standard size and weight limits. Private couriers like Yamato Transport's Takkyubin offer domestic and international parcel delivery with tracking. Sagawa Express provides similar services, including same-day delivery and refrigerated shipping. International couriers like DHL, FedEx, and UPS offer express delivery with tracking and insurance. Specialized services include Cool TA-Q-BIN for refrigerated items, Yu-Mail for books and CDs, and Smart Letter for small documents. These options cover varying needs for speed, cost, and security. For more information on international shipping options, check out this article.

To send mail or packages from Nakatsu to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from ¥2,050 for a 1kg parcel to ¥64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at ¥1,800 for a 1kg parcel to ¥21,000 for a 30kg parcel, but it takes longer. Factors affecting costs include weight, distance, and chosen service. Discounted rates are available for bulk shipments. For detailed rates and more information, visit the article here.

For sending mail and packages from Nakatsu via Japan Post, the weight limit is 30 kg for most services. The size restrictions include a maximum combined length and girth of 3 meters (300 cm). For smaller parcels, the combined length and girth should not exceed 2 meters (200 cm). Specific dimensions and weight limits may vary depending on the service chosen (Airmail, Surface Mail, etc.). For detailed information, refer to the article here.

To print an international parcel label for Japan Post, start by creating an account on Japan Post's International Mail My Page Service. Register both sender and recipient information, then select the desired shipping service, such as EMS or Airmail. Input the shipment details, including content description, shipping date, and parcel weight. After reviewing and confirming all entered information, use the provided printer icon to print the label. For more details, refer to this article.