Noshiro (能代市)Β is a city in Akita Prefecture, Japan, with a population of around 52,000 as of 2020. It covers an area of 426.95 square kilometers and is known for its rich natural environment, including the Shirakami-Sanchi UNESCO World Heritage site. The city has a strong cultural heritage and is recognized as the "Town of Basketball" due to its success in high school basketball. Noshiro focuses on community welfare, environmental conservation, and disaster preparedness, offering extensive public services to enhance the quality of life for its residents.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Noshiro

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District Postal Code
Aobamachi γ€’016-0865
Akanuma γ€’016-0835
Akudo γ€’016-0115
Asanai γ€’016-0179
Amanai γ€’018-2802
Aramachi γ€’016-0804
Ippongi γ€’016-0102
Iwao γ€’016-0017
Uenoyama γ€’016-0143
Uenoyamadai γ€’016-0144
Ushiroyachi γ€’016-0863
Utori γ€’016-0136
Udoriakudo γ€’016-0137
Udorigawara γ€’016-0138
Unosawa γ€’016-0141
Ubafutokoro γ€’016-0135
Oiwakemachi γ€’016-0842
Ogida γ€’016-0122
Ouchida γ€’016-0162
Osemamashita γ€’016-0181
Otsuka γ€’016-0164
Otemachi γ€’016-0805
Omagari γ€’018-2812
Omachi γ€’016-0803
Omori γ€’016-0155
Omoriyama γ€’016-0807
Ochiai γ€’016-0014
Oroshimachi γ€’016-0884
Kaieizaka γ€’016-0876
Kairagefuchi γ€’016-0121
Kashikodokoro γ€’016-0166
Kamiakudo γ€’018-2813
Kamiseki γ€’016-0153
Kamifurukawashiki γ€’016-0172
Kamiyachi γ€’016-0154
Kamiyanagi γ€’016-0182
Garyuzan γ€’016-0878
Kawatogawa γ€’016-0171
Kawabatamachi γ€’016-0802
Kanmachi γ€’016-0817
Kitsunemori γ€’018-2814
Kukisawa γ€’018-2806
Kurozaemonsasadai γ€’016-0178
Keirinmachi γ€’016-0892
Genaizaki γ€’016-0834
Goundai γ€’016-0883
Goshinanmachi γ€’016-0815
Gongendai γ€’016-0177
Saikachi γ€’018-2804
Saikanagane γ€’016-0861
Sakaemachi γ€’016-0846
Sakagata γ€’016-0011
Sambutsu γ€’018-2811
Shiokarada γ€’016-0167
Jishuzaki γ€’016-0168
Shidomori γ€’016-0872
Shimoakudo γ€’016-0113
Shimose γ€’016-0185
Shimoseki γ€’016-0104
Shimono γ€’016-0186
Shimofurukawashiki γ€’016-0173
Shimoyanagi γ€’016-0187
Juikinagane γ€’016-0862
Shonanmachi γ€’016-0897
Shoheidai γ€’016-0871
Shinzanmae γ€’016-0174
Suehiromachi γ€’016-0895
Suda γ€’016-0015
Sunadomeyama γ€’016-0881
Sumiyoshimachi γ€’016-0824
Seisukemachi γ€’016-0806
Senyunagane γ€’016-0877
Sodemata γ€’016-0163
Sotoaramaki γ€’016-0001
Sototsutsumi γ€’016-0146
Takahana γ€’016-0184
Tako γ€’016-0016
Takomukai γ€’016-0857
Tadokonai γ€’016-0123
Tanakayachi γ€’016-0149
Taya γ€’016-0165
Chuwa γ€’016-0843
Tsurugata γ€’016-0131
Deto Ushiro γ€’016-0853
Deto Honmachi γ€’016-0852
Teramukai γ€’016-0188
Tomen γ€’018-2815
Torimachi γ€’016-0845
Togawamukai γ€’016-0176
Tokiwa γ€’018-2801
Tokusazawa γ€’016-0134
Todoroki γ€’018-2805
Tomimachi γ€’016-0816
Toyaba γ€’016-0147
Torigoya γ€’016-0864
Towarida γ€’018-2803
Nakaakudo γ€’016-0114
Nakagawara γ€’016-0814
Nakazawa γ€’016-0156
Nakajima γ€’016-0812
Nakaseki γ€’016-0101
Nakayanagi γ€’016-0183
Nagasaki γ€’016-0873
Nanyozaki γ€’016-0875
Niida Shiroyama γ€’016-0111
Nishiakanuma γ€’016-0837
Nishiose γ€’016-0855
Nishidorimachi γ€’016-0891
Nihata γ€’016-0003
Numanoue γ€’016-0874
Noshiromachi γ€’016-0813
Haginodai γ€’016-0894
Hataorisorinome γ€’016-0116
Hatamachi γ€’016-0821
Hanazonomachi γ€’016-0844
Hamadorimachi γ€’016-0801
Haragainosawa γ€’016-0157
Hantozawa γ€’016-0142
Hannyamachi γ€’016-0896
Higashi Akanuma γ€’016-0836
Higashi Ose γ€’016-0839
Higashimachi γ€’016-0822
Hihata γ€’016-0012
Hiyashimizu γ€’016-0148
Hiyama γ€’016-0151
Hiyoshimachi γ€’016-0811
Hiyoriyamashita γ€’016-0808
Fujiyama γ€’016-0856
Futatsuimachi Asou γ€’018-3101
Futatsuimachi Ieushiro γ€’018-3116
Futatsuimachi Usui γ€’018-3119
Futatsuimachi Umenai γ€’018-3131
Futatsuimachi Uwadai γ€’018-3118
Futatsuimachi Uwano γ€’018-3142
Futatsuimachi Otamote γ€’018-3143
Futatsuimachi Kaidoue γ€’018-3115
Futatsuimachi Kamiyamazaki γ€’018-3105
Futatsuimachi Karimataishi γ€’018-3107
Futatsuimachi Kitsunedai γ€’018-3126
Futatsuimachi Kiriishi γ€’018-3124
Futatsuimachi Kogake γ€’018-3112
Futatsuimachi Gosengari γ€’018-3141
Futatsuimachi Kotsukinoki γ€’018-3147
Futatsuimachi Kotsunagi γ€’018-3102
Futatsuimachi Komagata γ€’018-3123
Futatsuimachi Sakuradai γ€’018-3114
Futatsuimachi Sawaguchi γ€’018-3104
Futatsuimachi Sanzengari γ€’018-3151
Futatsuimachi Shimono γ€’018-3157
Futatsuimachi Shimono Ieushiro γ€’018-3152
Futatsuimachi Shimono Kawabata γ€’018-3156
Futatsuimachi Shimohiegara γ€’018-3128
Futatsuimachi Takaseki γ€’018-3134
Futatsuimachi Tashiro γ€’018-3111
Futatsuimachi Tane γ€’018-3133
Futatsuimachi Chayashita γ€’018-3125
Futatsuimachi Tsukanodai γ€’018-3117
Futatsuimachi Tsukinoki γ€’018-3148
Futatsuimachi Tobune γ€’018-3121
Futatsuimachi Nakatsubo γ€’018-3144
Futatsuimachi Nakatsubomichishita γ€’018-3146
Futatsuimachi Namerakokawabata γ€’018-3153
Futatsuimachi Niageba γ€’018-3103
Futatsuimachi Nigorikawa γ€’018-3106
Futatsuimachi Nibuna γ€’018-3113
Futatsuimachi Hiino γ€’018-3155
Futatsuimachi Hiegara γ€’018-3129
Futatsuimachi Hiekawahara γ€’018-3127
Futatsuimachi Machijiri γ€’018-3154
Futatsuimachi Michikaminakatsubo γ€’018-3145
Futatsuimachi Yamane γ€’018-3135
Fukkoshi γ€’016-0004
Furuyashiki γ€’016-0175
Furodai γ€’016-0879
Hoodai γ€’016-0882
Bogasaki γ€’016-0169
Hoshodai γ€’016-0854
Honokise γ€’016-0002
Makabechi γ€’016-0005
Machiushiro γ€’016-0132
Matsunagashiki γ€’016-0161
Matsumimachi γ€’016-0893
Midorimachi γ€’016-0851
Minamimotomachi γ€’016-0832
Miyanomae γ€’016-0103
Mukaitaomote γ€’016-0133
Mukainoshiro γ€’016-0013
Meijimachi γ€’016-0833
Motai γ€’016-0152
Motomachi γ€’016-0831
Yachiue γ€’016-0139
Yanagimachi γ€’016-0825
Yosan γ€’016-0841
Yosanwaki γ€’016-0838
Wakata γ€’016-0145
Wakamatsucho γ€’016-0823

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

There are two types of PO boxes available in Noshiro. The first type of PO box is provided by Noshiro 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 Noshiro 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 Noshiro 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.