Minamiawaji (南あわじ市) is a city located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, on the southern part of Awaji Island. Established in 2005 through the merger of several towns, it is known for its scenic beauty, including the Naruto Whirlpools and verdant landscapes. The city has a population of approximately 46,000 and supports a diverse economy with a focus on agriculture, particularly onions and dairy farming, as well as tourism. Minamiawaji is also famous for its hot springs and historical sites, such as the Awaji Ningyo Joruri puppet theater.

💻 Minamiawaji City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Minamiawaji

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District Postal Code
Anaga 〒656-0661
Anagashichigawa 〒656-0662
Anaganishiji 〒656-0663
Amakamimachi 〒656-0541
Amashioyamachi 〒656-0543
Amashimomachi 〒656-0544
Amanishimachi 〒656-0545
Amahigashimachi 〒656-0546
Amafukiagemachi 〒656-0542
Ikari 〒656-0651
Ichiaoki 〒656-0462
Ichiichi 〒656-0474
Ichiengyoji 〒656-0461
Ichioi 〒656-0473
Ichisanjo 〒656-0475
Ichijuikkasho 〒656-0471
Ichishin 〒656-0476
Ichizenkoji 〒656-0472
Ichitokunaga 〒656-0477
Ichifukunaga 〒656-0478
Enami Oenami 〒656-0426
Enami Kamihada 〒656-0422
Enami Kamori 〒656-0428
Enami Koenami 〒656-0425
Enami Shimohada 〒656-0423
Enami Nishigawa 〒656-0424
Enami Matsuda 〒656-0427
Enami Yamajo 〒656-0421
Okanosato 〒656-0328
Kashu Ushiuchi 〒656-0518
Kashu Uchigahara 〒656-0517
Kashu Kajiya 〒656-0515
Kashu Kategawase 〒656-0512
Kashu Nota 〒656-0513
Kashu Fukui 〒656-0516
Kashu Yahata 〒656-0511
Kashu 〒656-0514
Kitaama Igano 〒656-0531
Kitaama Inadaminami 〒656-0532
Kitaama Shinden 〒656-0533
Kitaama Tsutsui 〒656-0534
Shiomidai 〒656-0521
Shichi 〒656-0321
Shichioku 〒656-0325
Shichikita 〒656-0327
Shichikuchi 〒656-0324
Shichisareo 〒656-0484
Shichitatara 〒656-0322
Shichinakashima 〒656-0483
Shichinanba 〒656-0482
Shichihansanji 〒656-0323
Shichimatsumoto 〒656-0481
Shichiminami 〒656-0326
Shitoori Anjuji 〒656-0151
Shitoori Ibun 〒656-0412
Shitoori Kou 〒656-0411
Shitoori Shoda 〒656-0153
Shitoori Jindo 〒656-0154
Shitoori Doi 〒656-0161
Shitoori Nagata 〒656-0152
Shitoori Nagare 〒656-0413
Jindai Urakabe 〒656-0452
Jindai Ikirai 〒656-0454
Jindai Ikuromichi 〒656-0453
Jindai Ikokuga 〒656-0455
Jindai Ijitoho 〒656-0456
Jindai Ishake 〒656-0451
Jindai Itomida 〒656-0457
Chujo Chukin 〒656-0143
Chujo Tokuhara 〒656-0142
Chujo Hirota 〒656-0141
Tsui 〒656-0341
Nada 〒656-0551
Nushima 〒656-0961
Hirota Nakasuji 〒656-0131
Hirota Hirota 〒656-0122
Fukuraotsu 〒656-0502
Fukurako 〒656-0501
Fukurahei 〒656-0503
Matsuhoichida 〒656-0307
Matsuhoejiri 〒656-0303
Matsuhokaidanji 〒656-0311
Matsuhotakata 〒656-0301
Matsuhotahama 〒656-0305
Matsuhokeino 〒656-0306
Matsuhokotsuro 〒656-0304
Matsuhoshiohama 〒656-0302
Matsuhoshichigawa 〒656-0313
Matsuhotakaya 〒656-0315
Matsuhonishiji 〒656-0314
Matsuhohomyoji 〒656-0308
Matsuhowakida 〒656-0312
Minato 〒656-0332
Minatosato 〒656-0331
Yagiirita 〒656-0441
Yagiumamawari 〒656-0445
Yagiokubo 〒656-0444
Yagikokubu 〒656-0434
Yagijinai 〒656-0446
Yagishinjo 〒656-0436
Yagitateishi 〒656-0435
Yagitokuno 〒656-0432
Yagitorii 〒656-0433
Yaginohara 〒656-0431
Yagiyogikami 〒656-0443
Yagiyoginaka 〒656-0442
Yamazoe 〒656-0121

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

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