Oga (η”·ιΉΏεΈ‚)Β is a city located in Akita Prefecture, Japan, known for its rich cultural heritage and scenic beauty. It is situated on the Oga Peninsula, which juts into the Sea of Japan. The city is renowned for the Namahage ritual, a traditional event where men dressed as ogres visit homes to admonish children. Oga's economy is supported by agriculture, fishing, and tourism, with notable attractions including the Oga Aquarium and the Godzilla Rock. The city also features hot springs and beautiful coastal landscapes, making it a popular destination for visitors.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Oga

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District Postal Code
Iriai Kamiya γ€’010-0353
Iriai kotogawa γ€’010-0352
Iriai Ishibikawa γ€’010-0355
Iriai Chuishi γ€’010-0354
Iriai Hakoi γ€’010-0351
Unoki γ€’010-0421
Oganakakokuyuchinai γ€’010-0664
Oganakatakigawa γ€’010-0663
Oganakanakamaguchi γ€’010-0662
Oganakahamamaguchi γ€’010-0661
Oganakayamamachi γ€’010-0665
Kakumazaki γ€’010-0422
Kitaura Aikawa γ€’010-0681
Kitaura Anzenji γ€’010-0684
Kitaura Omotemachi γ€’010-0682
Kitaura Kitaura γ€’010-0683
Kitaura Shinzan γ€’010-0685
Kitaura Nishikurosawa γ€’010-0676
Kitaura Nishimizuguchi γ€’010-0686
Kitaura Nyudozaki γ€’010-0675
Kitaura Nomura γ€’010-0688
Kitaura Yumoto γ€’010-0687
Togakamoaosa γ€’010-0671
Togashiohama γ€’010-0673
Togatoga γ€’010-0674
Togahamashioya γ€’010-0672
Noishi γ€’010-0401
Fukugawa γ€’010-0423
Fukumezawa γ€’010-0411
Futto γ€’010-0431
Funagawa Minato Onnagawa γ€’010-0523
Funagawa Minato Kanegawa γ€’010-0503
Funagawa Minato Kohama γ€’010-0534
Funagawa Minato Goroku γ€’010-0533
Funagawa Minato Daishima γ€’010-0531
Funagawa Minato Tsubaki γ€’010-0532
Funagawa Minato Niiyama γ€’010-0501
Funagawa Minato Hizume γ€’010-0502
Funagawa Minato Funagawa γ€’010-0511
Funagawa Minato Honzanmonzen γ€’010-0535
Funagawa Minato Masugawa γ€’010-0522
Funagawa Minato Minamihirasawa γ€’010-0521
Funakoshi γ€’010-0341
Honnai γ€’010-0412
Matsukisawa γ€’010-0413
Wakimoto Urada γ€’010-0345
Wakimoto Tayazawa γ€’010-0343
Wakimoto Taruzawa γ€’010-0346
Wakimoto Tominaga γ€’010-0344
Wakimoto Momokawa γ€’010-0347
Wakimoto Wakimoto γ€’010-0342

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

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