Kurume (δΉ…η•™η±³εΈ‚), situated in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, is renowned for its historical significance and cultural contributions. As a major city in the region, Kurume is celebrated for its traditional crafts, such as Kurume kasuri textiles, and its prominent role in the development of rubber manufacturing. The city boasts a blend of urban and rural charm, with notable landmarks including the Ishibashi Cultural Center and the Kurume Castle ruins. Kurume's vibrant community is reflected in its lively festivals, lush parks, and commitment to preserving its rich heritage while fostering innovation and growth.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Kurume

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District Postal Code
Aikawamachi γ€’839-0861
Asazumamachi γ€’839-0843
Asahimachi γ€’830-0011
Araimachi γ€’830-0029
Arakimachi Araki γ€’830-0063
Arakimachi Ima γ€’830-0065
Arakimachi Shimoaraki γ€’830-0066
Arakimachi Shirakuchi γ€’830-0062
Arakimachi Fujita γ€’830-0064
Umemitsumachi γ€’830-0048
Edoyashiki γ€’830-0059
Oishimachi γ€’830-0049
Otemachi γ€’830-0034
Ohashimachi Airaku γ€’839-0832
Ohashimachi Tsunemochi γ€’839-0833
Ohashimachi Ninagawa γ€’839-0831
Kamitsu γ€’830-0055
Kamitsumachi γ€’830-0052
Kitanomachi Akashi γ€’830-1127
Kitanomachi Ishizaki γ€’830-1116
Kitanomachi Inakazu γ€’830-1126
Kitanomachi Imayama γ€’830-1122
Kitanomachi Oki γ€’830-1104
Kitanomachi Otomaru γ€’830-1125
Kitanomachi Otoyoshi γ€’830-1124
Kitanomachi Kaneshima γ€’830-1103
Kitanomachi Kamiyuge γ€’830-1117
Kitanomachi Kora γ€’830-1114
Kitanomachi Juromaru γ€’830-1121
Kitanomachi Jinya γ€’830-1112
Kitanomachi Chiyojima γ€’830-1111
Kitanomachi Tsukajima γ€’830-1107
Kitanomachi Tomita γ€’830-1123
Kitanomachi Torisu γ€’830-1115
Kitanomachi Naka γ€’830-1113
Kitanomachi Nakagawa γ€’830-1101
Kitanomachi Nakashima γ€’830-1105
Kitanomachi Niomaru γ€’830-1106
Kitanomachi Yaegame γ€’830-1102
Kyomachi γ€’830-0028
Kusanomachi Kusano γ€’839-0835
Kusanomachi Kotobayashi γ€’839-0834
Kusanomachi Yahagi γ€’839-0837
Kusanomachi Yoshiki γ€’839-0836
Kushiharamachi γ€’830-0013
Korauchimachi γ€’839-0852
Kogashiramachi γ€’830-0045
Kokubumachi γ€’839-0863
Komorino γ€’830-0001
Komorinomachi γ€’830-0019
Sasayamamachi γ€’830-0021
Shinoharamachi γ€’830-0036
Shojimamachi γ€’830-0042
Jojimamachi Aokishima γ€’830-0222
Jojimamachi Ashizuka γ€’830-0201
Jojimamachi Ukishima γ€’830-0221
Jojimamachi Uchino γ€’830-0204
Jojimamachi Egami γ€’830-0213
Jojimamachi Egamikami γ€’830-0212
Jojimamachi Egamihon γ€’830-0214
Jojimamachi Eshima γ€’830-0216
Jojimamachi Oyori γ€’830-0205
Jojimamachi Kamiaoki γ€’830-0224
Jojimamachi Shimoaoki γ€’830-0225
Jojimamachi Shimoda γ€’830-0202
Jojimamachi Jojima γ€’830-0207
Jojimamachi Shiroumaru γ€’830-0223
Jojimamachi Naratsu γ€’830-0211
Jojimamachi Nishiaoki γ€’830-0226
Jojimamachi Hama γ€’830-0203
Jojimamachi Haranakamuta γ€’830-0215
Jojimamachi Rokuchobaru γ€’830-0206
Jonanmachi γ€’830-0022
Shirayamamachi γ€’830-0041
Shinaikawa γ€’839-0865
Suwanomachi γ€’830-0037
Seiho γ€’839-0853
Senoshitamachi γ€’830-0025
Zendojimachi Ida γ€’839-0824
Zendojimachi Kizuka γ€’839-0822
Zendojimachishima γ€’839-0825
Zendojimachi Yoda γ€’839-0823
Daizenjiohashi γ€’830-0079
Daizenjimachi Kuroda γ€’830-0075
Daizenjimachi Nakatsu γ€’830-0077
Daizenjimachi Fujiyoshi γ€’830-0076
Daizenjimachi Miyamoto γ€’830-0073
Daizenjimachi Yoake γ€’830-0074
Daizenjiminami γ€’830-0070
Dairobarumachi γ€’839-0821
Takano γ€’830-0002
Tanushimarumachi Akinari γ€’839-1203
Tanushimarumachi Asamori γ€’839-1227
Tanushimarumachi Ishikaki γ€’839-1212
Tanushimarumachi Imae γ€’839-1223
Tanushimarumachi Eri γ€’839-1228
Tanushimarumachi Kamiharu γ€’839-1221
Tanushimarumachi Shitsukashima γ€’839-1222
Tanushimarumachi Sugahara γ€’839-1225
Tanushimarumachi Takatori γ€’839-1202
Tanushimarumachi Takeno γ€’839-1215
Tanushimarumachi Tanushimaru γ€’839-1233
Tanushimarumachi Chitoku γ€’839-1214
Tanushimarumachi Tokiwa γ€’839-1232
Tanushimarumachi Toyoki γ€’839-1234
Tanushimarumachi Nakao γ€’839-1216
Tanushimarumachi Nagasu γ€’839-1201
Tanushimarumachi Noda γ€’839-1231
Tanushimarumachi Fueki γ€’839-1204
Tanushimarumachi Funagoshi γ€’839-1205
Tanushimarumachi Maki γ€’839-1224
Tanushimarumachi Masuoda γ€’839-1213
Tanushimarumachi Moribe γ€’839-1211
Tanushimarumachi Yahata γ€’839-1226
Tanushimarumachi Yoshimoto γ€’839-1206
Chuomachi γ€’830-0023
Tsubukuimamachi γ€’830-0061
Tsubukuhonmachi γ€’830-0047
Teramachi γ€’830-0014
Tenjinmachi γ€’830-0033
Towamachi γ€’830-0035
Torihigashimachi γ€’830-0016
Torihokamachi γ€’830-0005
Torimachi γ€’830-0018
Nagatoishi γ€’830-0027
Nagatoishimachi γ€’830-0026
Nawatemachi γ€’830-0024
Nankun Nishimachi γ€’830-0006
Nankunmachi γ€’830-0004
Nishimachi γ€’830-0038
Nonakamachi γ€’839-0862
Nobusuma γ€’830-0058
Hanabatake γ€’830-0039
Harankogamachi γ€’830-0046
Higashi Aikawa γ€’839-0809
Higashi Aikawa Shinmachi γ€’839-0808
Higashi Aikawa Hiidemachi γ€’839-0806
Higashi Aikawamachi γ€’839-0807
Higashi Kushiharamachi γ€’830-0003
Higashimachi γ€’830-0032
Hinodemachi γ€’830-0012
Hyakunenkoen γ€’839-0864
Hiyoshimachi γ€’830-0017
Fujimitsu γ€’830-0057
Fujimitsumachi γ€’830-0054
Fujiyamachi γ€’830-0053
Hotarugawamachi γ€’830-0015
Honmachi γ€’830-0044
Matsugaemachi γ€’830-0043
Miiasazuma γ€’839-0842
Miihatazaki γ€’839-0841
Miimachi γ€’839-0851
Mizumamachi Ikiiwa γ€’830-0113
Mizumamachi Icchobaru γ€’830-0115
Mizumamachi Kiyomatsu γ€’830-0116
Mizumamachi Kusaba γ€’830-0105
Mizumamachi Takamizuma γ€’830-0103
Mizumamachi Tagawa γ€’830-0102
Mizumamachi Tamamitsu γ€’830-0112
Mizumamachi Nishimuta γ€’830-0111
Mizumamachi Hayatsuzaki γ€’830-0101
Mizumamachi Haruda γ€’830-0104
Mizumamachi Fukumitsu γ€’830-0114
Minami γ€’830-0051
Miyanojin γ€’839-0801
Miyanojinmachi Oto γ€’839-0803
Miyanojinmachi Goromaru γ€’839-0802
Miyanojinmachi Hacchojima γ€’839-0805
Miyanojinmachi Wakamatsu γ€’839-0804
Mutsumonmachi γ€’830-0031
Motoyama γ€’830-0056
Yasutakemachi Sumiyoshi γ€’830-0078
Yasutakemachi Takeshima γ€’830-0071
Yasutakemachi Yasutakehon γ€’830-0072
Yamakawa Aino γ€’839-0812
Yamakawa Ichinouemachi γ€’839-0813
Yamakawa Oiwake γ€’839-0814
Yamakawa Kutsugatamachi γ€’839-0815
Yamakawa Kumashiro γ€’839-0811
Yamakawa Noguchimachi γ€’839-0816
Yamakawamachi γ€’839-0817
Yamamoto Machitoyoda γ€’839-0827
Yamamoto Machimino γ€’839-0826

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

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