Yabu (養父市) is a city located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. Established in 2004 through the merger of several towns, it covers a vast area of 422.91 square kilometers and has a population of approximately 21,212 as of 2024. Yabu is known for its natural beauty, including the Hyōnosen-Ushiroyama-Nagisan Quasi-National Park, which features scenic mountains and rivers. The city's economy is supported by agriculture, forestry, and tourism, with an emphasis on environmental conservation and sustainable development.

💻 Yabu City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Yabu

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District Postal Code
Age 〒667-0115
Azano 〒667-0103
Izu 〒667-0104
Inazu 〒667-0132
Ueno 〒667-0131
Unawa 〒667-1119
Okubo 〒667-1127
Otani 〒667-1102
Otsuka 〒667-0125
Otsubo 〒667-0134
Oyacho Akenobe 〒667-0436
Oyacho Ikada 〒667-0322
Oyacho Itowara 〒667-0431
Oyacho Uyama 〒667-0301
Oyacho Oumi 〒667-0303
Oyacho Osugi 〒667-0314
Oyacho Oyaichiba 〒667-0311
Oyacho Kasadani 〒667-0313
Oyacho Kadono 〒667-0433
Oyacho Kabo 〒667-0315
Oyacho Kuragaki 〒667-0321
Oyacho Kurinoshita 〒667-0325
Oyacho Susai 〒667-0434
Oyacho Tarumi 〒667-0302
Oyacho Naka 〒667-0304
Oyacho Natsume 〒667-0305
Oyacho Miyagaki 〒667-0306
Oyacho Miyamoto 〒667-0432
Oyacho Yamaji 〒667-0312
Oyacho Yokoiki 〒667-0324
Oyacho Wakasu 〒667-0323
Oyacho Wada 〒667-0435
Oyabu 〒667-0111
Okumeiji 〒667-0121
Osaki 〒667-1104
Ojikoro 〒667-1114
Kazurahata 〒667-1115
Kanayameiji 〒667-0123
Kawaraba 〒667-1113
Kusaide 〒667-1122
Kuchimeiji 〒667-0124
Kojo 〒667-0114
Sakoyama 〒667-0105
Junisho 〒667-0102
Shinzu 〒667-0107
Sekinomiya 〒667-1105
Takinoya 〒667-0142
Tamami 〒667-0106
Tando 〒667-1124
Deai 〒667-1112
Todoroki 〒667-1117
Tono 〒667-1121
Nakaze 〒667-1116
Nagano 〒667-0145
Nakameiji 〒667-0122
Nashigahara 〒667-1123
Narao 〒667-1125
Nouza 〒667-0143
Hata 〒667-0133
Hirotani 〒667-0101
Fukusada 〒667-1126
Funedani 〒667-0135
Bekku 〒667-1128
Horihata 〒667-0126
Makuri 〒667-1103
Mitani 〒667-0136
Miyake 〒667-1101
Mochigouchi 〒667-0144
Mori 〒667-0141
Yasui 〒667-1118
Yabuichiba 〒667-0112
Yabusaki 〒667-0113
Yokacho Aoyama 〒667-0001
Yokacho Asakura 〒667-0024
Yokacho Asama 〒667-0011
Yokacho Iza 〒667-0012
Yokacho Ishihara 〒667-0051
Yokacho Iwasato 〒667-0014
Yokacho Oe 〒667-0015
Yokacho Osa 〒667-0053
Yokacho Kamioda 〒667-0004
Yokacho Kaminanba 〒667-0023
Yokacho Kunugi 〒667-0044
Yokacho Kuroku 〒667-0031
Yokacho Koyama 〒667-0032
Yokacho Konryuji 〒667-0042
Yokacho Sakamoto 〒667-0013
Yokacho Shimooda 〒667-0005
Yokacho Shimonanba 〒667-0022
Yokacho Shukunami 〒667-0003
Yokacho Takayanagi 〒667-0043
Yokacho Hibata 〒667-0052
Yokacho Fukyo 〒667-0016
Yokacho Mitani 〒667-0002
Yokacho Meiri 〒667-0045
Yokacho Yagi 〒667-0041
Yokacho Yoka 〒667-0021
Yoshii 〒667-1111

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

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