Seto (η€¬ζˆΈεΈ‚)Β is a city in Aichi Prefecture, Japan, with a population of around 127,659 as of 2019. It is renowned for its pottery and ceramics, so much so that the generic term for ceramics in Japanese is "setomono." The city's historical significance dates back to the Kamakura period and it has been a center for ceramic production since then. Seto is also notable for its annual Setomono Festival, which attracts many visitors. The city offers a blend of traditional craftsmanship and modern living, with various cultural and educational facilities.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Seto

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District Postal Code
Akashigecho γ€’489-0878
Akatsukicho γ€’489-0071
Akazucho γ€’489-0022
Akibacho γ€’489-0898
Asahicho γ€’489-0043
Azumacho γ€’489-0847
Asebicho γ€’489-0801
Anadacho γ€’489-0003
Ikedacho γ€’489-0952
Ishidacho γ€’489-0951
Izumicho γ€’489-0073
Ichibacho γ€’489-0922
Ichonokicho γ€’489-0817
Ichirizukacho γ€’489-0836
Idoganecho γ€’489-0976
Imaikecho γ€’489-0802
Imabayashicho γ€’489-0868
Iyamacho γ€’480-1217
Iwayacho γ€’480-1215
Uenoyamacho γ€’489-0964
Uchidacho γ€’489-0902
Umagajocho γ€’489-0021
Ebisucho γ€’489-0826
Oiwakecho γ€’489-0803
Ojinosawacho γ€’489-0832
Osakacho γ€’489-0867
Otsubocho γ€’489-0962
Oganecho γ€’489-0064
Odazumacho γ€’489-0067
Ochiaicho γ€’480-1205
Kaishocho γ€’489-0855
Kakeshitacho γ€’489-0966
Katakusacho γ€’480-1212
Kanebacho γ€’489-0845
Kanoricho γ€’489-0007
Kamagamicho γ€’489-0048
Kamamachi γ€’480-1219
Kamamotocho γ€’489-0023
Kamikawacho γ€’489-0933
Kamishinanocho γ€’480-1214
Kamijinyacho γ€’489-0063
Kaminokiricho γ€’489-0892
Kamihadagawacho γ€’480-1211
Kamihonmachi γ€’489-0061
Kamimatsuyamacho γ€’489-0068
Kamimizunocho γ€’489-0062
Kamiyamajicho γ€’489-0853
Kawaicho γ€’489-0894
Kawakitacho γ€’489-0927
Kawanishicho γ€’489-0926
Kawabatacho γ€’489-0919
Kawahiracho γ€’489-0001
Kikyodai γ€’489-0908
Kitauracho γ€’489-0915
Kitaokacho γ€’480-1204
Kitashirasakacho γ€’489-0014
Kitamatsuyamacho γ€’489-0911
Kitamizunozaka γ€’489-0910
Kitayamacho γ€’489-0984
Kitawakicho γ€’489-0918
Kyoeidori γ€’489-0809
Kyomachi γ€’489-0804
Kumanocho γ€’489-0881
Kurashocho γ€’489-0813
Goizukacho γ€’489-0031
Kohancho γ€’489-0917
Kosakacho γ€’489-0978
Kosetocho γ€’489-0032
Kosoracho γ€’489-0842
Kobukicho γ€’489-0879
Komamaecho γ€’489-0974
Konyadacho γ€’489-0035
Saiwaicho γ€’489-0818
Sakauecho γ€’489-0977
Sakaemachi γ€’489-0044
Satsukidai γ€’489-0982
Shiokusagaoka γ€’489-0899
Shiokusacho γ€’489-0895
Jikkencho γ€’489-0901
Shinanocho γ€’480-1207
Shimojinyacho γ€’489-0051
Shimohadagawacho γ€’480-1202
Jokojicho γ€’480-1201
Shiraiwacho γ€’480-1213
Shirasakacho γ€’489-0017
Shiroganecho γ€’489-0924
Shiroyashikicho γ€’489-0923
Shingocho γ€’489-0873
Shindencho γ€’489-0949
Shintocho γ€’489-0058
Shindocho γ€’489-0075
Shinmeicho γ€’489-0849
Suinancho γ€’489-0913
Suihokucho γ€’489-0009
Suehirocho γ€’489-0814
Sugitsukacho γ€’489-0822
Suharacho γ€’489-0033
Sumiredai γ€’489-0904
Seireicho γ€’489-0863
Setogawacho γ€’489-0041
Setoguchicho γ€’489-0941
Sosakucho γ€’489-0843
Sonocho γ€’489-0008
Sobokaicho γ€’489-0825
Taishicho γ€’489-0846
Dairokucho γ€’489-0954
Takanecho γ€’489-0931
Takaragaokacho γ€’489-0896
Takinoyucho γ€’489-0055
Takoyamacho γ€’489-0025
Tanakacho γ€’489-0961
Tabatacho γ€’489-0921
Teramotocho γ€’489-0838
Toeicho γ€’489-0891
Togencho γ€’489-0805
Togocho γ€’489-0823
Toshirocho γ€’489-0831
Toseicho γ€’489-0827
Dosencho γ€’489-0054
Tohoncho γ€’489-0045
Tomeicho γ€’489-0026
Toriharacho γ€’480-1216
Naebacho γ€’489-0983
Nakagiricho γ€’489-0042
Nakagocho γ€’489-0824
Nakashinanocho γ€’480-1218
Nakashirasakacho γ€’489-0013
Nakabatacho γ€’489-0029
Nakaboracho γ€’489-0833
Nakamizunocho γ€’489-0005
Nakayamacho γ€’489-0835
Nishiibaracho γ€’489-0884
Nishiinzocho γ€’489-0079
Nishioiwakecho γ€’489-0065
Nishigamacho γ€’489-0028
Nishikurashocho γ€’489-0812
Nishikosetocho γ€’489-0036
Nishikomeizumicho γ€’489-0943
Nishigocho γ€’489-0829
Nishigongencho γ€’489-0882
NIshishirasakacho γ€’489-0018
Nishidanicho γ€’489-0047
Nishiterayamacho γ€’489-0925
Nishitomizukacho γ€’489-0057
Nishinaganecho γ€’489-0929
Nishihaitocho γ€’489-0848
Nishiharacho γ€’489-0972
Nishihonjicho γ€’489-0971
Nishihonmachi γ€’489-0819
Nishiboracho γ€’489-0837
Nishimatsuyamacho γ€’489-0912
Nishiyamajicho γ€’489-0851
Nishiyamacho γ€’489-0987
NIshiyoshidacho γ€’489-0807
NIshiwakicho γ€’489-0936
Hagidonocho γ€’489-0885
Haginodai γ€’489-0905
Hagiyamadai γ€’489-0886
Hakusancho γ€’489-0876
Hazamacho γ€’489-0852
Haseguchicho γ€’489-0012
Hatanakacho γ€’489-0946
Hatanishicho γ€’489-0938
Hatanocho γ€’489-0874
Hatayamacho γ€’489-0948
Hachiojicho γ€’489-0024
Hachimandai γ€’489-0861
Hachimancho γ€’489-0862
Hanedacho γ€’489-0034
Hanecho γ€’489-0947
Harayamadai γ€’489-0888
Harayamacho γ€’489-0889
Hariharacho γ€’489-0011
Harusamecho γ€’489-0893
Higashi Akashigechp γ€’489-0877
Higashi Ibaracho γ€’489-0897
Higashi Inzocho γ€’489-0072
Higashi Kosetocho γ€’489-0037
Higashi Koemizumicho γ€’489-0944
Higashi Gongencho γ€’489-0883
Higashi Shirasakacho γ€’489-0015
Higashi Terayamacho γ€’489-0928
Higashi Tomizukacho γ€’489-0056
Higashi Naganecho γ€’489-0871
Higashi Haidocho γ€’489-0027
Higashi Hishinocho γ€’489-0942
Higashi Honjicho γ€’489-0973
Higashi Honmachi γ€’489-0816
Higashi Boracho γ€’489-0841
Higashi Matsuyamacho γ€’489-0069
Higashi Yasudocho γ€’489-0053
Higashi Yamajicho γ€’489-0854
Higashiyamacho γ€’489-0988
Higashi Yokoyamacho γ€’489-0066
Higashi Yoshidacho γ€’489-0806
Hishinodai γ€’489-0887
Hishinocho γ€’489-0934
Hinodecho γ€’489-0004
Himawaridai γ€’489-0981
Hiramachi γ€’489-0916
Hirokutecho γ€’489-0856
Hironotacho γ€’480-1203
Fukagawacho γ€’489-0076
Fukumotocho γ€’489-0935
Fujinodai γ€’489-0907
Bentencho γ€’489-0945
Boganecho γ€’489-0979
Hongocho γ€’489-0906
Maedacho γ€’489-0828
Magotacho γ€’489-0914
Matsubaracho γ€’489-0985
Misawacho γ€’489-0006
Mizunozaka γ€’489-0909
Mitsukecho γ€’489-0808
Midoricho γ€’489-0875
Minasecho γ€’489-0872
Minamiazumacho γ€’489-0834
Minamigaokacho γ€’489-0955
Minamishirasakacho γ€’489-0016
Minaminakanokiricho γ€’489-0815
Minamihishinocho γ€’489-0937
MInamiyamaguchicho γ€’489-0965
Minamiyamacho γ€’489-0986
Minonoikecho γ€’489-0932
Miyazatocho γ€’489-0077
Miyajicho γ€’489-0963
Miyawakicho γ€’489-0074
Motomachi γ€’489-0046
Monzencho γ€’489-0844
Yakatacho γ€’489-0866
Yakushimachi γ€’489-0821
Yasudocho γ€’489-0052
Yatokocho γ€’480-1206
Yatocho γ€’489-0858
Yanagatsubocho γ€’489-0953
Yamaguchicho γ€’489-0865
Yamajicho γ€’489-0859
Yamatezaka γ€’489-0980
Yamatecho γ€’489-0989
Yamanotacho γ€’489-0975
Yamawakicho γ€’489-0811
Yunonecho γ€’489-0078
Yurinodai γ€’489-0903
Yoshinocho γ€’489-0857
Yodokocho γ€’489-0002
Wakamiyacho γ€’489-0864

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 Seto 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 Seto, along with mail handling for Japanese properties (e.g., akiya, Airbnb, minpaku, etc.)

There are two types of PO boxes available in Seto. The first type of PO box is provided by Seto 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 Seto to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from Β₯2,050 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at Β₯1,800 for a 1kg parcel to Β₯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 Seto 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.