Itoshima (η³Έε³ΆεΈ‚), located in western Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, is a city known for its beautiful natural landscapes, including coastal areas along the Genkai Sea and the Sefuri Mountains. Established in 2010 through the merger of Maebaru, Shima, and Nijo towns, Itoshima is notable for its blend of rural charm and modern amenities. The city is a popular destination for outdoor activities such as surfing, hiking, and its scenic spots like Shiraito Falls and Futamigaura. Itoshima's economy is driven by agriculture, fishing, and tourism, with a growing number of residents commuting to nearby Fukuoka City.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Itoshima

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District Postal Code
Arita γ€’819-1132
Arita Chuo γ€’819-1127
Ibaru γ€’819-1152
Ikeda γ€’819-1103
Ita γ€’819-1562
Itamochi γ€’819-1101
Itonomori γ€’819-1130
Iwamoto γ€’819-1126
Iwara γ€’819-1582
Urashi γ€’819-1112
Uruu γ€’819-1105
Omaru γ€’819-1573
Oura γ€’819-1135
Oginoura γ€’819-1121
Kafuri γ€’819-1124
Kamiari γ€’819-1123
Kamiari Nishi γ€’819-1148
Kamiari Higashi γ€’819-1120
Kawatsuki γ€’819-1155
Kawabaru γ€’819-1574
Kuramochi γ€’819-1141
Koraiji γ€’819-1563
Koriki γ€’819-1147
Shito γ€’819-1106
Shinowara γ€’819-1131
Shinowara Nishi γ€’819-1129
Shinowara Higashi γ€’819-1128
Shimaidahara γ€’819-1301
Shimainadome γ€’819-1313
Shimainaba γ€’819-1315
Shimakishi γ€’819-1334
Shimakuga γ€’819-1331
Shimakeya γ€’819-1335
Shimakoganemaru γ€’819-1323
Shimakofuji γ€’819-1321
Shimasakurai γ€’819-1304
Shimashinmachi γ€’819-1333
Shimatsuwazaki γ€’819-1311
Shimanishikaizuka γ€’819-1325
Shimanogita γ€’819-1303
Shimahatsu γ€’819-1312
Shimababa γ€’819-1305
Shimahigashikaizuka γ€’819-1324
Shimahimeshima γ€’819-1336
Shima Funakoshi γ€’819-1332
Shima Matsuguma γ€’819-1306
Shima Mitoko γ€’819-1322
Shima Moroyoshi γ€’819-1314
Shima Yoshida γ€’819-1302
Shiraito γ€’819-1154
Shinden γ€’819-1114
Zuibaiji γ€’819-1581
Suenaga γ€’819-1572
Seto γ€’819-1156
Sone γ€’819-1561
Daimon γ€’819-1564
Takaue γ€’819-1143
Takasu γ€’819-1571
Takata γ€’819-1102
Taku γ€’819-1134
Chihaya Shinden γ€’819-1125
Chihaya Shinden Nishi γ€’819-1149
Tomari γ€’819-1111
Tomi γ€’819-1133
Nagano γ€’819-1153
Nishinodo γ€’819-1575
Nijo Ikisan γ€’819-1622
Nijo Ishizaki γ€’819-1623
Nijo Katayama γ€’819-1611
Nijo Kamifukae γ€’819-1621
Nijo Shikaka γ€’819-1642
Nijo Take γ€’819-1616
Nijo Tanaka γ€’819-1615
Nijo Nagaishi γ€’819-1625
Nijo Hamakubo γ€’819-1614
Nijo haro γ€’819-1626
Nijo Fukae γ€’819-1601
Nijo Fukui γ€’819-1631
Nijo Masue γ€’819-1613
Nijo Masuenishi γ€’819-1617
Nijo Matsukuni γ€’819-1627
Nijo Mitsuyoshi γ€’819-1624
Nijo Yoshii γ€’819-1641
Hatae γ€’819-1104
Hataeeki Kita γ€’819-1107
Hataeeki Minami γ€’819-1108
Higashi γ€’819-1122
Hon γ€’819-1151
Maebaru γ€’819-1113
Maebarueki Minami γ€’819-1138
Maebaru Kita γ€’819-1118
Maebaru Chuo γ€’819-1116
Maebaru Nishi γ€’819-1117
Maebaru Higashi γ€’819-1119
Maebaru Minami γ€’819-1139
Mikumo γ€’819-1583
Misaka γ€’819-1146
Misakigaoka γ€’819-1136
Minakazedai γ€’819-1137
Yashima γ€’819-1142
Yamagita γ€’819-1144
Yubi γ€’819-1115
Raizan γ€’819-1145

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

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