Kashiwa (柏市) is a city located in Chiba Prefecture, Japan, within the Greater Tokyo Area. As of 2021, it has a population of approximately 433,436. Kashiwa serves as a regional commercial center and a residential area for commuters to Tokyo. The city is known for its diverse attractions including Kashiwa-no-ha Park and the JAXA Space Center. Historically significant, Kashiwa has sites dating back to the Edo period and features modern amenities like LaLaport Kashiwanoha shopping mall. Kashiwa is also home to the professional football team Kashiwa Reysol.

💻 Kashiwa City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Kashiwa

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District Postal Code
Aota Shindentobichi 〒277-0881
Aobadai 〒277-0055
Akanechō 〒277-0027
Akehara 〒277-0843
Akebono 〒277-0841
Akebonobashi 〒270-1451
Asahichō 〒277-0852
Azuma 〒277-0014
Azumakami Chō 〒277-0011
Azuma Daihonchō 〒277-0013
Izumi 〒270-1456
Izumichō 〒277-0022
Izumimura Shinden 〒270-1457
Isehara 〒277-0883
Imayakamichō 〒277-0074
Nakahara 〒277-0085
Imaya Minami Chō 〒277-0073
Iwai 〒270-1445
Iwaimura Shinden 〒270-1446
Eirakudai 〒277-0086
Oaota 〒277-0805
Oi 〒277-0902
Oi Shinden 〒277-0901
Oshimata 〒277-0922
Otsugaoka 〒277-0921
Otsukachō 〒277-0026
Omuro 〒277-0813
Oyamadai 〒277-0837
Kaga 〒277-0051
Kazahaya 〒277-0924
Kashiwa 〒277-0005
Kashiwa Inter- Higashi 〒277-0806
Kashiwa Inter- Minami 〒277-0874
Kashiwata 〒277-0004
Kashiwanakamurashita 〒277-0006
Kashiwanoha 〒277-0882
Kashiwahorinōchi Shinden 〒277-0003
Katayama 〒270-1453
Katayama Shinden 〒270-1452
Kaneyama 〒270-1455
Kamitone 〒277-0811
Kayanocho 〒277-0846
Kita Kashiwa 〒277-0832
Kita Kashiwadai 〒277-0836
Kikkō Daichō 〒277-0031
Koaota 〒277-0803
Kōnandai 〒277-0942
Gojōya 〒277-0913
Sakaine 〒277-0053
Sakasai 〒277-0042
Sakasai Fujinodai 〒277-0041
Sakuradai 〒277-0012
Shiinokidai 〒277-0945
Shikoda 〒277-0862
Shukurenji 〒277-0826
Shōrenji 〒277-0814
Shinkashiwa 〒277-0084
Shinsakasai 〒277-0044
Shintomichō 〒277-0856
Shintoyofuta 〒277-0804
Suidōbashi 〒270-1461
Suehirochō 〒277-0842
Sekibachō 〒277-0028
Sengenbashi 〒270-1462
Someiiri Shinden 〒270-1442
Takata 〒277-0861
Takayanagi 〒277-0941
Takayanagi Shinden 〒277-0943
Chuo 〒277-0023
Chuochō 〒277-0021
Chiyoda 〒277-0025
Tsukazaki 〒277-0923
Tsukushigaoka 〒277-0072
Tega 〒270-1465
Tega Shinden 〒270-1466
Teganomori 〒270-1447
Tokiwadai 〒277-0087
Tobari 〒277-0008
Tobari Shinden 〒277-0007
Tomisato 〒277-0081
Toyogamichō 〒277-0858
Toyoshiki 〒277-0863
Toyoshikidai 〒277-0845
Toyosumi 〒277-0071
Toyohirachō 〒277-0857
Toyofuta 〒277-0872
Nakashinjuku 〒277-0066
Nakatoyofuta 〒277-0873
Nadogaya 〒277-0032
Nishi Kashiwadai 〒277-0886
Nishi Chō 〒277-0844
Nishi Hara 〒277-0885
Nishi Yama 〒277-0063
Nedo 〒277-0831
Nedo Shinden 〒277-0833
Hachimanchō 〒277-0016
Hananoi 〒277-0812
Hikarigaoka 〒277-0065
Hikarigaokadanchi 〒277-0062
Higashi Kashiwa 〒277-0017
Higashi Sakasai 〒277-0045
Higashi Nakashinjuku 〒277-0061
Higashi Yama 〒277-0064
Hitachidai 〒277-0083
Hibarigaoka 〒277-0088
Fujigaya 〒277-0931
Fujigaya Shinden 〒277-0932
Fujigokoro 〒277-0034
Fuse 〒277-0825
Fuze 〒270-1464
Fuseshita 〒277-0822
Fuse Shinden 〒277-0824
Fuze Shinden 〒270-1463
Fuseshinmachi 〒277-0823
Funato 〒277-0802
Funato Yamagōya 〒277-0801
Bentenshita 〒277-0821
Masuo 〒277-0033
Masuodai 〒277-0052
Matsugasaki 〒277-0835
Matsugasaki Shinden 〒277-0834
Matsubachō 〒277-0827
Midorigaoka 〒277-0082
Midoridai 〒277-0884
Minami Kashiwa 〒277-0855
Minami Kashiwachuo 〒277-0075
Minami Sakasai 〒277-0043
Minami Takayanagi 〒277-0944
Minami Masuo 〒277-0054
Minowa 〒277-0912
Minowa Shinden 〒277-0911
Mukaiharachō 〒277-0851
Yanado 〒270-1454
Yayoichō 〒277-0015
Yutakachō 〒277-0854
Yoshinozawa 〒277-0853
Yobatsuka 〒277-0002
Yobatsuka Shinden 〒277-0001
Wakashiba 〒277-0871
Wakashiraga 〒270-1444
Wakabacho 〒277-0024
Washinoya 〒270-1443
Washinoya Shinden 〒270-1441

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

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