Higashihiroshima (東広島市) is a city in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan, known for its significant role in sake production, housing several renowned breweries. Established in 1974, the city has a population of approximately 190,000 residents. It is home to Hiroshima University and emphasizes education and research. The city also boasts the Akitsu and Saijō districts, famous for their historical and cultural sites. Higashihiroshima combines its traditional heritage with modern amenities, making it a vibrant and dynamic area within the prefecture.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Higashihiroshima

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District Postal Code
Akitsuchō Ōda 〒739-2404
Akitsuchō Kazahaya 〒739-2403
Akitsuchō Kidani 〒739-2401
Akitsuchō Komatsubara 〒739-2405
Akitsuchō Mitsu 〒739-2402
Kagamiyama 〒739-0046
Kagamiyamakita 〒739-0045
Kurose Gakuendai 〒739-2631
Kurose Kasugano 〒739-2615
Kurose Kiritagaoka 〒739-2619
Kurose Sakuragaoka 〒739-2618
Kurose Naraharakita 〒739-2627
Kurose Naraharanishi 〒739-2629
Kurose Naraharahigashi 〒739-2628
Kurose Matsugaoka 〒739-2614
Kurose Chōichiiida 〒739-2626
Kurose Chōōtada 〒739-2611
Kurose Chōotada 〒739-2501
Kurose Chōkanesawa 〒739-2731
Kurose Chōkanehiro 〒739-2616
Kurose Chōkamibōda 〒739-2625
Kurose Chōkawasumi 〒739-2623
Kurose Chōkirita 〒739-2617
Kurose Chōkunichika 〒739-2502
Kurose Chōsugeta 〒739-2624
Kurose Chōtsue 〒739-2732
Kurose Chōnarahara 〒739-2613
Kurose Chōnominō 〒739-2622
Kurose Chōmaruyama 〒739-2612
Kurose Chōminamigata 〒739-2503
Kurose Chōmunechikayanakuni 〒739-2504
Kōchichō Uyama 〒739-2206
Kōchichō Oda 〒739-2207
Kōchichō Kamigōchi 〒739-2203
Kōchichō Kōdo 〒739-2204
Kōchichō Shimogōchi 〒739-2202
Kōchichō Tono 〒739-2205
Kōchichō Nakagōchi 〒739-2201
Kōchichō Nyūno 〒739-2208
Kōchirin Kūdanchi 〒739-2211
Saijō Asahimachi 〒739-0012
Saijō Ōtsubochō 〒739-0005
Saijō Okamachi 〒739-0016
Saijō Kamiichichō 〒739-0006
Saijō Gojōchō 〒739-0013
Saijō Sakaemachi 〒739-0015
Saijō Shitami 〒739-0047
Saijō Shōwamachi 〒739-0014
Saijō Suehirochō 〒739-0004
Saijō Chūō 〒739-0025
Saijō Doyomaru 〒739-0007
Saijō Nishihonmachi 〒739-0043
Saijō Higashikitamachi 〒739-0048
Saijō Honmachi 〒739-0011
Saijō Yoshiyukihigashi 〒739-0008
Saijō Chōumaki 〒739-0033
Saijō Chōōsawa 〒739-0034
Saijō Chōkamiminaga 〒739-0022
Saijō Chōgōso 〒739-0035
Saijō Chōsaijō 〒739-0001
Saijō Chōsaijōhigashi 〒739-0042
Saijō Chōjike 〒739-0041
Saijō Chōshitami 〒739-0044
Saijō Chōshimominaga 〒739-0023
Saijō Chōsukezane 〒739-0021
Saijō Chōtaguchi 〒739-0036
Fukutomichō Kuba 〒739-2303
Saijō Chōdoyomaru 〒739-0003
Saijō Chōfukumoto 〒739-0031
Saijō Chōmisonō 〒739-0024
Saijō Chōmorichika 〒739-0032
Saijō Chōyoshiyuki 〒739-0002
Jikeekimae 〒739-0040
Jikesangyō Danchi 〒739-0049
Shiwaryūtsū 〒739-0263
Shiwachō Uchi 〒739-0261
Shiwachō Okuya 〒739-0266
Shiwachō Kanmuri 〒739-0265
Shiwachō Shichijōkabusaka 〒739-0264
Shiwachō Shiwanishi 〒739-0268
Shiwachō Shiwahigashi 〒739-0262
Shiwachō Shiwahori 〒739-0269
Shiwachō Befu 〒739-0267
Takaya Umenobe 〒739-2116
Takaya Takamigaoka 〒739-2115
Takaya Dai 〒739-2117
Takaya Chōinaki 〒739-2106
Takaya Chōōbatake 〒739-2104
Takaya Chōkinehara 〒739-2102
Takaya Chōgō 〒739-2124
Takaya Chōkodani 〒739-2121
Takaya Chōsadashige 〒739-2112
Takaya Chōshigekane 〒739-2122
Takaya Chōshiraichi 〒739-2114
Takaya Chōzōka 〒739-2101
Takaya Chōtakayahigashi 〒739-2113
Takaya Chōtakayahori 〒739-2111
Takaya Chōnakashima 〒739-2125
Takaya Chōhiyama 〒739-2105
Takaya Chōmizoguchi 〒739-2123
Takaya Chōmiyaryō 〒739-2103
Taguchikenkyū Danchi 〒739-0038
Toyosakachō Asuka 〒739-2316
Toyosakachōi Ida 〒739-2314
Toyosakachō Kajiya 〒739-2317
Toyosakachō Kiyotake 〒739-2313
Toyosakachō Nōra 〒739-2318
Toyosakachō Nomi 〒739-2311
Toyosakachō Befu 〒739-2312
Toyosakachō Yoshiwara 〒739-2315
Nishiōsawa 〒739-0037
Nyūnonakayamadai 〒739-2209
Hachihon Matsuiida 〒739-0146
Hachihon Matsunishi 〒739-0147
Hachihon Matsuhigashi 〒739-0142
Hachihon Matsuminami 〒739-0144
Hachihon Matsuchōiida 〒739-0141
Hachihon Matsuchōsasa 〒739-0131
Hachihon Matsuchōshōriki 〒739-0132
Hachihon Matsuchōhara 〒739-0151
Hachihon Matsuchōmuneyoshi 〒739-0145
Hachihon Matsuchōyoshikawa 〒739-0152
Hachihon Matsuchōyonemitsu 〒739-0133
Fukutomichō Kamidakeni 〒739-2301
Fukutomichō Kamitono 〒739-2304
Fukutomichō Shimodakeni 〒739-2302
Minaga 〒739-0026
Yoshikawakōgyō Danchi 〒739-0153

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

There are two types of PO boxes available in Higashihiroshima. The first type of PO box is provided by Higashihiroshima 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 Higashihiroshima to your home country using Japan Post, costs vary based on the service type and parcel weight. For Airmail, rates range from ¥2,050 for a 1kg parcel to ¥64,850 for a 30kg parcel. Surface Mail is cheaper, starting at ¥1,800 for a 1kg parcel to ¥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 Higashihiroshima 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.