Tamura (田村市)Β is a city in Fukushima Prefecture, Japan, established on March 1, 2005, from the merger of several towns and a village. Covering an area of 458.30 square kilometers, it has a population of approximately 35,702 people. The city's economy is primarily agricultural, with rice, beef, dairy cattle, and vegetable production. Tamura is known for the Abukuma Limestone Caves and the Hoshi no Mura observatory. The area experienced evacuation and decontamination efforts following the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster, with residents returning in stages since 2012.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Tamura

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
Ogoemachi Kamiogoe γ€’963-4111
Ogoemachi Kuride γ€’963-4115
Ogoemachi Shimoogoe γ€’963-4112
Ogoemachi Magino γ€’963-4114
Ogoemachi Wasegawa γ€’963-4113
Takinemachi Kanmata γ€’963-3602
Takinemachi Sugaya γ€’963-3601
Takinemachi Hirose γ€’963-3603
Tokiwamachi Kayama γ€’963-4604
Tokiwamachi Kubo γ€’963-4605
Tokiwamachi Kobiyama γ€’963-4614
Tokiwamachi Sekimoto γ€’963-4613
Tokiwamachi Tokiwa γ€’963-4602
Tokiwamachi Nishimuki γ€’963-4603
Tokiwamachi Nittasaku γ€’963-4606
Tokiwamachi Hotta γ€’963-4611
Tokiwamachi Yamane γ€’963-4601
Tokiwamachi Wasegawa γ€’963-4612
Funehikimachi Ashizawa γ€’963-4316
Funehikimachi Arawata γ€’963-4322
Funehikimachi Ishizawa γ€’963-4431
Funehikimachi Ishimori γ€’963-4313
Funehikimachi Imaizumi γ€’963-4311
Funehikimachi Okura γ€’963-4435
Funehikimachi Kadosawa γ€’963-4203
Funehikimachi Kadoshika γ€’963-4434
Funehikimachi Kanameta γ€’963-4323
Funehikimachi Kamiutsushi γ€’963-4541
Funehikimachi Kitautsushi γ€’963-4545
Funehikimachi Kitakanomata γ€’963-4433
Funehikimachi Kunugiyama γ€’963-4202
Funehikimachi Koyodai γ€’963-4318
Funehikimachi Sasayama γ€’963-4321
Funehikimachi Tobudai γ€’963-4317
Funehikimachi Oyamazawa γ€’963-4205
Funehikimachi Nagatoro γ€’963-4432
Funehikimachi Nagaya γ€’963-4201
Funehikimachi Nagayama γ€’963-4543
Funehikimachi Narita γ€’963-4324
Funehikimachi Niitate γ€’963-4436
Funehikimachi Haruyama γ€’963-4315
Funehikimachi Funehiki γ€’963-4312
Funehikimachi Horikoshi γ€’963-4204
Funehikimachi Minamiutsushi γ€’963-4544
Funehikimachi Monju γ€’963-4314
Funehikimachi Yokomichi γ€’963-4542
Miyakojimachi Iwaizawa γ€’963-4702
Miyakojimachi Furumichi γ€’963-4701

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

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