Yame (ε…«ε₯³εΈ‚), located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, is known for its traditional crafts, especially its high-quality tea production, which is among the best in Japan. The city also boasts historical sites such as the Yame Traditional Crafts Museum and the Iwatoyama Kofun. Yame's scenic landscapes, including lush tea fields and rivers, offer natural beauty and outdoor activities. The city promotes cultural preservation and sustainable agriculture, providing a harmonious blend of tradition and modern living for its residents and visitors.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Yame

Click on the district name for the complete Japanese address, the complete English address, how to write a Japanese address, the postal code, the map location, and more.

District Postal Code
Miyano γ€’834-0032
Murooka γ€’834-0066
Inadomi γ€’834-0047
Inobu γ€’834-0026
Imabuku γ€’834-0061
Iwasaki γ€’834-0062
Unoike γ€’834-0055
Ogomori γ€’834-0013
Ojima γ€’834-0005
Odama γ€’834-0041
Kamahara γ€’834-0064
Kamenoko γ€’834-0065
Kawainu γ€’834-0053
Kitatagata γ€’834-0021
Kitoin γ€’834-0025
Kunitake γ€’834-0046
Kurogimachi Ima γ€’834-1221
Kurogimachi Obuchi γ€’834-1202
Kurogimachi Kakoo γ€’834-1212
Kurogimachi Kasahara γ€’834-1222
Kurogimachi Kitaobuchi γ€’834-1201
Kurogimachi Kitagoya γ€’834-1203
Kurogimachi Kurogi γ€’834-1217
Kurogimachi Kuwahara γ€’834-1216
Kurogimachi Koya γ€’834-1204
Kurogimachi Tashiro γ€’834-1205
Kurogimachi Tamoto γ€’834-1214
Kurogimachi Tsuchikubo γ€’834-1211
Kurogimachi Honbun γ€’834-1213
Kurogimachi Yubeta γ€’834-1215
Kurotsuchi γ€’834-0002
Sakaida γ€’834-0042
Joyomachi Kamiyokoyama γ€’834-1101
Joyomachi Kitakawauchi γ€’834-1102
Joyomachi Kukihara γ€’834-1103
Joyomachi Shimokoyama γ€’834-1104
Shinjo γ€’834-0052
Taira γ€’834-0045
Takatsuka γ€’834-0034
Takumada γ€’834-0001
Tadami γ€’834-0014
Tachibanamachi Kanematsu γ€’834-0082
Tachibanamachi Kamihebaru γ€’834-0083
Tachibanamachi Kitayama γ€’834-0085
Tachibanamachi Shimohebaru γ€’834-0073
Tachibanamachi Shiraki γ€’834-0084
Tachibanamachi Tagata γ€’834-0071
Tachibanamachi Tanigawa γ€’834-0074
Tachibanamachi Tokudani γ€’834-0072
Tachibanamachi Harujima γ€’834-0075
Tachibanamachi Yamasaki γ€’834-0081
Tatsugahara γ€’834-0067
Tateno γ€’834-0051
Tsunoe γ€’834-0024
Toyobuku γ€’834-0016
Nagano γ€’834-0011
Noso γ€’834-0004
Baba γ€’834-0023
Hikari γ€’834-0043
Hirata γ€’834-0003
Hoshinomura γ€’834-0201
Hon γ€’834-0015
Maekoga γ€’834-0054
Motomachi γ€’834-0031
Motomura γ€’834-0063
Yanajima γ€’834-0022
Yanaze γ€’834-0033
Yabara γ€’834-0044
Yabemura Kitayabe γ€’834-1401
Yabemura Yabe γ€’834-1402
Yamauchi γ€’834-0012
Yoshida γ€’834-0006

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

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