Shisō (宍粟市) is a city in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan, known for its rich natural environment and historical sites. Established as a city in 2005, it covers an area of 658.6 square kilometers and has a population of approximately 34,227 as of 2023. The city features scenic landscapes, including the Harima Seaside Park and the Haga District known for its traditional fermented foods. Shisō also emphasizes environmental conservation and sustainable development, blending its historical heritage with modern living.

💻 Shisō City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Shisō

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District Postal Code
Ichinomiyacho Aguro 〒671-4135
Ichinomiyacho Azumi 〒671-4131
Ichinomiyacho Iuchi 〒671-4104
Ichinomiyacho Igisu 〒671-4123
Ichinomiyacho Iwa 〒671-4134
Ichinomiyacho Uruka 〒671-4137
Ichinomiyacho Ochiyama 〒671-4106
Ichinomiyacho Kamishida 〒671-4105
Ichinomiyacho Kaminoda 〒671-4143
Ichinomiyacho Kawaharada 〒671-4115
Ichinomiyacho Kusagi 〒671-4107
Ichinomiyacho Kumon 〒671-4111
Ichinomiyacho Kuratoko 〒671-4101
Ichinomiyacho Kurohara 〒671-4103
Ichinomiyacho Shimada 〒671-4136
Ichinomiyacho Shimonoda 〒671-4144
Ichinomiyacho Sugita 〒671-4139
Ichinomiyacho Sugyome 〒671-4133
Ichinomiyacho Sencho 〒671-4108
Ichinomiyacho Nishiazumi 〒671-4138
Ichinomiyacho Nishibuka 〒671-4125
Ichinomiyacho Higashiichiba 〒671-4132
Ichinomiyacho Higashigouchi 〒671-4141
Ichinomiyacho Fukadani 〒671-4124
Ichinomiyacho Fukuchi 〒671-4122
Ichinomiyacho Fukunaka 〒671-4121
Ichinomiyacho Fukuno 〒671-4114
Ichinomiyacho Mikatamachi 〒671-4113
Ichinomiyacho Morisoe 〒671-4112
Ichinomiyacho Yokura 〒671-4142
Ichinomiyacho Yokoyama 〒671-4102
Chikusacho Iwanobe 〒671-3211
Chikusacho Okunishiyama 〒671-3222
Chikusacho Kurozuchi 〒671-3202
Chikusacho Kegono 〒671-3225
Chikusacho Kouchi 〒671-3232
Chikusacho Koro 〒671-3231
Chikusacho Takanosu 〒671-3212
Chikusacho Chikusa 〒671-3201
Chikusacho Nishigouchi 〒671-3233
Chikusacho Nishiyama 〒671-3221
Chikusacho Hitsuno 〒671-3224
Chikusacho Muro 〒671-3223
Hagacho Ariga 〒671-4231
Hagacho Imi 〒671-4215
Hagacho Imaichi 〒671-4242
Hagacho Ueno 〒671-4221
Hagacho Ono 〒671-4243
Hagacho Onzui 〒671-4211
Hagacho Saiki 〒671-4232
Hagacho Shikabushi 〒671-4203
Hagacho Tani 〒671-4244
Hagacho Dotani 〒671-4202
Hagacho Tokura 〒671-4201
Hagacho Nojiri 〒671-4214
Hagacho Hara 〒671-4213
Hagacho Hikihara 〒671-4204
Hagacho Hinohara 〒671-4212
Hagacho Himitani 〒671-4245
Hagacho MInagi 〒671-4216
Hagacho Yasuga 〒671-4241
Yamasakicho Aoki 〒671-2564
Yamasakicho Ikaba 〒671-2515
Yamasakicho Igidani 〒671-2517
Yamasakicho Ichiba 〒671-2566
Yamasakicho Imajuku 〒671-2573
Yamasakicho Uedera 〒671-2571
Yamasakicho Uno 〒671-2506
Yamasakicho Uwara 〒671-2535
Yamasakicho Osawa 〒671-2562
Yamasakicho Otani 〒671-2503
Yamasakicho Kakehashi 〒671-2513
Yamasakicho Kasho 〒671-2570
Yamasakicho Kazurane 〒671-2568
Yamasakicho Katayama 〒671-2505
Yamasakicho Kanaya 〒671-2555
Yamasakicho Kamino 〒671-2501
Yamasakicho Kamihiji 〒671-2558
Yamasakicho Kamimakidani 〒671-2508
Yamasakicho Kawato 〒671-2534
Yamasakicho Kishida 〒671-2527
Yamasakicho Kidani 〒671-2567
Yamasakicho Kinotani 〒671-2521
Yamasakicho Koge 〒671-2565
Yamasakicho Kozo 〒671-2532
Yamasakicho Kodani 〒671-2525
Yamasakicho Kogaino 〒671-2561
Yamasakicho Gomyo 〒671-2554
Yamasakicho Shiota 〒671-2563
Yamasakicho Shioyama 〒671-2560
Yamasakicho Shikasawa 〒671-2576
Yamasakicho Shimouwara 〒671-2536
Yamasakicho Shimohiji 〒671-2556
Yamasakicho Shimobirose 〒671-2541
Yamasakicho Shimomakidani 〒671-2507
Yamasakicho Shimomachi 〒671-2519
Yamasakicho Shono 〒671-2572
Yamasakicho Sukazawa 〒671-2533
Yamasakicho Sugigase 〒671-2522
Yamasakicho Seino 〒671-2511
Yamasakicho Senbonya 〒671-2544
Yamasakicho Tai 〒671-2514
Yamasakicho Dan 〒671-2552
Yamasakicho Tsurugi 〒671-2553
Yamasakicho Naka 〒671-2531
Yamasakicho Nakai 〒671-2545
Yamasakicho Nakano 〒671-2502
Yamasakicho Nakahiji 〒671-2557
Yamasakicho Nakabirose 〒671-2574
Yamasakicho No 〒671-2543
Yamasakicho Nonoue 〒671-2528
Yamasakicho Haruyasu 〒671-2551
Yamasakicho Higashishimono 〒671-2504
Yamasakicho Hijima 〒671-2569
Yamasakicho Funamoto 〒671-2542
Yamasakicho Mitachi 〒671-2524
Yamasakicho Mitsuzu 〒671-2516
Yamasakicho Mosu 〒671-2523
Yamasakicho Motoyamasaki 〒671-2578
Yamasakicho Monzen 〒671-2579
Yamasakicho Yabara 〒671-2526
Yamasakicho Yamasaki 〒671-2577
Yamasakicho Yamada 〒671-2575
Yamasakicho Yoi 〒671-2512
Yamasakicho Yokosu 〒671-2518

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

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