Goshogawara (五所川原市), located in Aomori Prefecture, Japan, is a city renowned for its cultural and historical significance. It is home to the iconic Tachi Neputa Festival, where giant illuminated floats parade through the streets, drawing visitors from all over Japan. The city also boasts the Osamu Dazai Memorial Hall, dedicated to the famous writer born in the area. Goshogawara's economy is supported by agriculture, particularly rice and apple cultivation, and it offers picturesque landscapes, including the Iwaki River and the surrounding rural scenery. The city's blend of cultural heritage and natural beauty makes it a unique destination in northern Japan.

💻 Goshogawara City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Goshogawara

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District Postal Code
Ubayachi 〒037-0015
Umeta 〒037-0022
Aiuchi 〒037-0401
Asai 〒037-0613
Asahichō 〒037-0062
Azumachō 〒037-0052
Iizume 〒037-0002
Ikushimacho 〒037-0057
Ikusemori 〒037-0065
Ishioka 〒037-0005
Isomatsu 〒037-0404
Ichinotsubo 〒037-0093
Inami 〒037-0014
Iwakicho 〒037-0074
Uosumazu 〒037-0042
Urushikawa 〒037-0017
Ota 〒037-0402
Omachi 〒037-0063
Okiiizume 〒037-0092
Kashiwabaracho 〒037-0055
Kanagicho 〒037-0202
Kanagicho Kase 〒037-0204
Kanagichō Kawakura 〒037-0201
Kanagichō Kanbara 〒037-0206
Kanagichō Kiraichi 〒037-0203
Kanagicho Nakakashiwagi 〒037-0205
Kanagicho Fujieda 〒037-0208
Kanagicho Makita 〒037-0207
Kaneyama 〒037-0011
Kamayacho 〒037-0033
Kamihiraimachi 〒037-0054
Kamiyama 〒037-0611
Karakasayanagi 〒037-0004
Karasumori 〒037-0032
Kawabatacho 〒037-0072
Kawayama 〒037-0094
Koya 〒037-0632
Komagari 〒037-0076
Sakaemachi 〒037-0046
Sakurada 〒037-0095
Shikishimacho 〒037-0067
Shimo Iwasaki 〒037-0001
Shimo Hiraimachi 〒037-0064
Jusan 〒037-0403
Shinmachi 〒037-0045
Shinmiya 〒037-0081
Shinmiyacho 〒037-0083
Suehirocho 〒037-0056
Sotetsu 〒037-0084
Takase 〒037-0087
Tagawa 〒037-0086
Tachiuchi 〒037-0091
Tanei 〒037-0082
Tamachi 〒037-0041
Tawaramoto 〒037-0623
Chuo 〒037-0036
Tsurugaoka 〒037-0088
Teramachi 〒037-0075
Tozawa 〒037-0601
Toyonari 〒037-0621
Naka Izumi 〒037-0021
Naka Hiraimachi 〒037-0066
Nagatomi 〒037-0097
Nagahashi 〒037-0068
Nanatsudate 〒037-0025
Nishikicho 〒037-0058
Nunoyacho 〒037-0053
Nozato 〒037-0614
Basho 〒037-0085
Hasunuma 〒037-0043
Hanokizawa 〒037-0641
Harako 〒037-0622
Bishamon 〒037-0096
Hitotsuya 〒037-0016
Hinata 〒037-0061
Hirota 〒037-0023
Fukihata 〒037-0003
Fukuyama 〒037-0612
Honcho 〒037-0071
Maedanome 〒037-0631
Matsushimacho 〒037-0006
Matsunoki 〒037-0602
Mizunoo 〒037-0012
Midoricho 〒037-0024
Minato 〒037-0035
Mogawa 〒037-0089
Mokkozawa 〒037-0642
Motomachi 〒037-0044
Yaegiku 〒037-0034
Yanagimachi 〒037-0073
Yayoicho 〒037-0051
Yoneta 〒037-0013
Wakaba 〒037-0069
Wakimoto 〒037-0405

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

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