Hida (飛騨市)Β is a city in Gifu Prefecture, Japan, known for its historical and cultural significance, especially the preservation of traditional architecture in the Hida Folk Village. Established in 2004 through the merger of Furukawa, Kamioka, Kawai, and Miyagawa, Hida covers an area of 792.53 square kilometers and has a population of approximately 21,893 as of 2024. The city is also noted for its scenic beauty, including the picturesque Setogawa Canal and the ancient Kamioka Castle. Hida focuses on promoting tourism and preserving its rich heritage while supporting community development and environmental sustainability.

πŸ’» Hida City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Hida

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District Postal Code
Kamiokacho Asahigaoka γ€’506-1121
Kamiokacho Azumo γ€’506-1147
Kamiokacho Asobo γ€’506-1149
Kamiokacho Asoya γ€’506-1131
Kamiokacho Asora γ€’506-1162
Kamiokacho Atotsugawa γ€’506-1212
Kamiokacho Ishigami γ€’506-1132
Kamiokacho Inishi γ€’506-1106
Kamiokacho Iwaidani γ€’506-1103
Kamiokacho Utsubo γ€’506-1102
Kamiokacho Emacho γ€’506-1125
Kamiokacho Kashihara γ€’506-1158
Kamiokacho Kamasaki γ€’506-1145
Kamiokacho Kokaya γ€’506-1143
Kamiokacho Sakatomicho γ€’506-1122
Kamiokacho Sakuragaoka γ€’506-1126
Kamiokacho Sako γ€’506-1211
Kamiokacho Shikama γ€’506-1114
Kamiokacho Shimonomoto γ€’506-1107
Kamiokacho Shirogaoka γ€’506-1123
Kamiokacho Sugiyama γ€’506-1204
Kamiokacho Sugo γ€’506-1133
Kamiokacho Suyama γ€’506-1157
Kamiokacho Seto γ€’506-1108
Kamiokacho Tatenocho γ€’506-1148
Kamiokacho Tani γ€’506-1201
Kamiokacho Terabayashi γ€’506-1152
Kamiokacho Do γ€’506-1213
Kamiokacho Nakayama γ€’506-1202
Kamiokacho Nashigane γ€’506-1151
Kamiokacho Nishi γ€’506-1155
Kamiokacho Nishiurushiyama γ€’506-1215
Kamiokacho Nishimozumi γ€’506-1206
Kamiokacho Nokubi γ€’506-1141
Kamiokacho Higashiurushiyama γ€’506-1216
Kamiokacho Higashimachi γ€’506-1111
Kamiokacho Higashimozumi γ€’506-1205
Kamiokacho Fusegata γ€’506-1154
Kamiokacho Futatsuya γ€’506-1217
Kamiokacho Funatsu γ€’506-1161
Kamiokacho Horinouchi γ€’506-1153
Kamiokacho Maki γ€’506-1214
Kamiokacho Maruyama γ€’506-1142
Kamiokacho Midorigaoka γ€’506-1146
Kamiokacho Morimo γ€’506-1104
Kamiokacho Yamada γ€’506-1156
Kamiokacho Yuhigaoka γ€’506-1124
Kamiokacho Yokoyama γ€’506-1203
Kamiokacho Yoshigahara γ€’506-1113
Kamiokacho Yoshida γ€’506-1144
Kamiokacho Wasafu γ€’506-1101
Kamiokacho Wasabo γ€’506-1105
Kamiokacho Wariishi γ€’506-1112
Kawaicho Amou γ€’509-4315
Kawaicho Inagoe γ€’509-4312
Kawaicho Uke γ€’509-4303
Kawaicho Otani γ€’509-4311
Kawaicho Genda γ€’509-4316
Kawaicho Komukari γ€’509-4302
Kawaicho Jogashima γ€’509-4317
Kawaicho Shinmyo γ€’509-4318
Kawaicho Tsukigase γ€’509-4314
Kawaicho Tsunogawa γ€’509-4301
Kawaicho Nakazoure γ€’509-4306
Kawaicho Hane γ€’509-4304
Kawaicho Funabara γ€’506-0271
Kawaicho Ho γ€’509-4313
Kawaicho Hokibayashi γ€’509-4305
Furukawacho Asabirakimachi γ€’509-4252
Furukawacho Ichinomachi γ€’509-4234
Furukawacho Unehata γ€’509-4265
Furukawacho Onocho γ€’509-4255
Furukawacho Kataharacho γ€’509-4222
Furukawacho Kanamoricho γ€’509-4225
Furukawacho Kamikita γ€’509-4212
Furukawacho Kamino γ€’509-4263
Furukawacho Kanmachi γ€’509-4254
Furukawacho Kifunecho γ€’509-4243
Furukawacho Kurouchi γ€’509-4275
Furukawacho Kesamaru γ€’509-4203
Furukawacho Koeicho γ€’509-4245
Furukawacho Koreshige γ€’509-4244
Furukawacho Sakae γ€’509-4237
Furukawacho Sasagahora γ€’509-4274
Furukawacho Sannomachi γ€’509-4236
Furukawacho Shimokita γ€’509-4213
Furukawacho Shimono γ€’509-4261
Furukawacho Shinsakaemachi γ€’509-4231
Furukawacho Suezane γ€’509-4205
Furukawacho Suehirocho γ€’509-4233
Furukawacho Sugisaki γ€’509-4215
Furukawacho Sugo γ€’509-4201
Furukawacho Taie γ€’509-4211
Furukawacho Takano γ€’509-4256
Furukawacho Tani γ€’509-4271
Furukawacho Teraji γ€’509-4273
Furukawacho Toichi γ€’509-4202
Furukawacho Tonomachi γ€’509-4224
Furukawacho Nakano γ€’509-4262
Furukawacho Nanseicho γ€’509-4253
Furukawacho Ninoyama γ€’509-4235
Furukawacho Numamachi γ€’509-4214
Furukawacho Noguchi γ€’509-4204
Furukawacho Nobuka γ€’509-4272
Furukawacho Higashimachi γ€’509-4223
Furukawacho Hiraiwa γ€’509-4264
Furukawacho Honmachi γ€’509-4232
Furukawacho Masushimacho γ€’509-4242
Furukawacho Miyagucho γ€’509-4251
Furukawacho Mukaimachi γ€’509-4241
Furukawacho Wakamiya γ€’509-4221
Miyagawacho Azukizawa γ€’509-4541
Miyagawacho Ayutobi γ€’509-4531
Miyagawacho Utsubo γ€’509-4545
Miyagawacho Omukari γ€’509-4414
Miyagawacho Ochiai γ€’509-4415
Miyagawacho Kishioku γ€’509-4412
Miyagawacho Kuwano γ€’509-4543
Miyagawacho Kodani γ€’509-4413
Miyagawacho Sangawara γ€’509-4403
Miyagawacho Shioya γ€’509-4533
Miyagawacho Suganuma γ€’509-4401
Miyagawacho Sugihara γ€’509-4542
Miyagawacho Sunouchi γ€’509-4404
Miyagawacho Takamaki γ€’509-4421
Miyagawacho Tanekura γ€’509-4402
Miyagawacho Todani γ€’509-4544
Miyagawacho Nakazore γ€’509-4534
Miyagawacho Nishishinobi γ€’509-4422
Miyagawacho Negasore γ€’509-4535
Miyagawacho Nokubi γ€’509-4411
Miyagawacho Hayashi γ€’509-4423
Miyagawacho Hora γ€’509-4532
Miyagawacho Makido γ€’509-4406
Miyagawacho Maruyama γ€’509-4405
Miyagawacho Moriyasu γ€’509-4424

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

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