Ishikari (ηŸ³η‹©εΈ‚)Β is a city located in Ishikari Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan, with an estimated population of 57,764 as of July 2023. Covering an area of 722.42 square kilometers, the city was originally established as Ishikari town in 1902 and later became a city in 1996. Notable for its merger with the villages of Atsuta and Hamamasu in 2005, Ishikari is known for its natural beauty, including the Ishikari River and rich fishing industry. The city also emphasizes environmental conservation and community development.

πŸ’» Ishikari City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Ishikari

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
Atsutaku Atsuka γ€’061-3601
Atsutaku Oshikoto γ€’061-3602
Atsutaku Gohibiru γ€’061-3151
Atsutaku Kotani γ€’061-3603
Atsutaku Kotan γ€’061-3521
Atsutaku Shippu γ€’061-3331
Atsutaku Nijigahara γ€’061-3332
Atsutaku Bekkari γ€’061-3605
Atsutaku Minetomari γ€’061-3522
Atsutaku Morai γ€’061-3523
Atsutaku Yasosuke γ€’061-3606
Oyafunecho γ€’061-3377
Oyafune Higashi 1 Jo γ€’061-3365
Oyafune Higashi 2 Jo γ€’061-3366
Oyafune Higashi 3 Jo γ€’061-3367
Oyafuru γ€’061-3245
Kita Oyafuru γ€’061-3362
Shibi γ€’061-3220
Shinmachi γ€’061-3373
Shinko Chuo γ€’061-3242
Shinko Higashi γ€’061-3243
Shinko Nishi γ€’061-3241
Shinko Minami γ€’061-3244
Tarukawa 3 Jo γ€’061-3253
Tarukawa 4 Jo γ€’061-3254
Tarukawa 5 Jo γ€’061-3255
Tarukawa 6 Jo γ€’061-3256
Tarukawa 7 Jo γ€’061-3257
Tarukawa 8 Jo γ€’061-3258
Tarukawa 9 Jo γ€’061-3259
Tarukawa γ€’061-3251
Nakamachi γ€’061-3374
Hachiman γ€’061-3484
Hachimancho γ€’061-3480
Hanakawa γ€’061-3219
Hanakawa Kita 1 Jo γ€’061-3211
Hanakawa Kita 2 Jo γ€’061-3212
Hanakawa Kita 3 Jo γ€’061-3213
Hanakawa Kita 4 Jo γ€’061-3214
Hanakawa Kita 5 Jo γ€’061-3215
Hanakawa Kita 6 Jo γ€’061-3216
Hanakawa Kita 7 Jo γ€’061-3217
Hanakawa Higashi γ€’061-3248
Hanakawa Higashi 1 Jo γ€’061-3261
Hanakawa Higashi 2 Jo γ€’061-3262
Hanakawa Minami 10 Jo γ€’061-3210
Hanakawa Minami 1 Jo γ€’061-3201
Hanakawa Minami 2 Jo γ€’061-3202
Hanakawa Minami 3 Jo γ€’061-3203
Hanakawa Minami 4 Jo γ€’061-3204
Hanakawa Minami 5 Jo γ€’061-3205
Hanakawa Minami 6 Jo γ€’061-3206
Hanakawa Minami 7 Jo γ€’061-3207
Hanakawa Minami 8 Jo γ€’061-3208
Hanakawa Minami 9 Jo γ€’061-3209
Hamamasuku Okurige γ€’061-3112
Hamamasuku Ofuyu γ€’077-0351
Hamamasuku Kashiwagi γ€’061-3107
Hamamasuku Kawashimo γ€’061-3106
Hamamasuku Kunbetsu γ€’061-3102
Hamamasuku Gokibiru γ€’061-3113
Hamamasuku Goryochi γ€’061-3109
Hamamasuku Chiyoshibetsu γ€’061-3105
Hamamasuku Tokotan γ€’061-3104
Hamamasuku Hamamasu γ€’061-3101
Hamamasuku Bishabetsu γ€’061-3111
Hamamasuku Horo γ€’061-3103
Hamamasuku Mita γ€’061-3108
Hamamachi γ€’061-3371
Bannaguro 1 Jo γ€’061-3281
Bannaguro 2 Jo γ€’061-3282
Bannaguro 3 Jo γ€’061-3283
Bannaguro 4 Jo γ€’061-3284
Bannaguro γ€’061-3218
Bitoi γ€’061-3368
Funabacho γ€’061-3378
Bentencho γ€’061-3372
Honcho γ€’061-3375
Midorigahara γ€’061-3483
Yokomachi γ€’061-3376
Ryokuendai Chuo γ€’061-3230
Ryokuendai Nishi 1 Jo γ€’061-3231
Ryokuendai Nishi 2 Jo γ€’061-3232
Ryokuendai Higashi 1 Jo γ€’061-3221
Ryokuendai Higashi 2 Jo γ€’061-3222
Ryokuendai Higashi 3 Jo γ€’061-3223
Wakaoicho γ€’061-3363

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

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