Chikusei (η­‘θ₯ΏεΈ‚)Β is a city located in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, with a population of around 100,000 as of 2023. Formed by the merger of several towns and villages in 2005, Chikusei is known for its agricultural products, particularly pears and strawberries. The city also features historical sites such as the ruins of Shimodate Castle and cultural attractions like the Shimodate Museum of Art. It offers various community services and supports, aiming to enhance the quality of life for its residents.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Chikusei

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District Postal Code
Akahama γ€’300-4523
Asahigaoka γ€’308-0836
Araishinden γ€’300-4516
Arita γ€’300-4512
Ijima γ€’308-0064
Ida γ€’308-0835
Isami γ€’308-0853
Isayama γ€’308-0856
Ishito γ€’308-0075
Ishiharada γ€’308-0055
Izumi γ€’308-0076
Itabashi γ€’308-0116
Ichinobe γ€’308-0827
Ipponmatsu γ€’308-0842
Ideebisawa γ€’309-1108
Inanobe γ€’308-0805
Inari γ€’308-0106
Inuzuka γ€’308-0117
Inoue γ€’308-0101
Ueno γ€’308-0129
Uchiyodo γ€’300-4507
E γ€’308-0128
Ebie γ€’300-4538
Ebigashima γ€’300-4517
Oshima γ€’309-1125
Ozeki γ€’308-0015
Otsuka γ€’308-0813
Obayashi γ€’300-4537
Oya γ€’308-0852
Okazeri γ€’308-0051
Ogawa γ€’308-0857
Okuda γ€’308-0012
Oguri γ€’309-1101
Ozakata γ€’308-0854
Oshibi γ€’300-4511
Ochiai γ€’308-0002
Otsu γ€’308-0041
Orimoto γ€’308-0007
Kagesawa γ€’308-0837
Kajiuchi γ€’308-0107
KAdoi γ€’309-1107
Kanamaru γ€’308-0804
Kamikawanago γ€’308-0815
Kaminakayama γ€’308-0017
Kaminishigoya γ€’300-4502
Kamihiratsuka γ€’308-0067
Kamihoshiya γ€’309-1111
Kamiwake γ€’308-0063
Kawasumi γ€’308-0801
Kawazure γ€’308-0814
Kido γ€’308-0104
Kujira γ€’309-1103
Kuchido γ€’308-0071
Kuramochi γ€’300-4515
Kurishima γ€’308-0061
Kurogo γ€’308-0102
Kuwayama γ€’309-1127
Ko γ€’308-0021
Koda γ€’308-0004
Koshigi γ€’308-0077
Goshomiya γ€’308-0866
Kobana γ€’308-0862
Saiwaicho γ€’308-0848
Sagishima γ€’300-4532
Sasazuka γ€’308-0065
Sanodo γ€’300-4514
Sango γ€’309-1105
Shibayama γ€’308-0072
Shima γ€’308-0823
Shimizu γ€’309-1126
Shimoezure γ€’308-0851
Shimookazaki γ€’308-0826
Shimokawashima γ€’308-0855
Shimokawanago γ€’300-4545
Shimogoya γ€’309-1123
Shimotakada γ€’308-0011
Shimonakayama γ€’308-0825
Shimonodono γ€’308-0844
Shimohiratsuka γ€’308-0066
Shimohonya γ€’309-1122
Sugaya γ€’308-0052
Sekitate γ€’308-0113
Sekimotoakuto γ€’308-0124
Sekimotokami γ€’308-0122
Sekimotokaminaka γ€’308-0123
Sekimotoshimo γ€’308-0127
Sekimotonaka γ€’308-0126
Sekimotowakenaka γ€’308-0125
Sokajima γ€’308-0864
Takashima γ€’308-0807
Takatsu γ€’300-4534
Takegaki γ€’300-4543
Tajuku γ€’300-4505
Tamado γ€’308-0847
Chigyo γ€’309-1124
Chikuze γ€’308-0074
Tsuiji γ€’300-4531
Tsukahara γ€’308-0822
Tsuji γ€’308-0103
Teraueno γ€’300-4525
Tokumochi γ€’308-0816
Tonozuka γ€’308-0053
Naoi γ€’308-0803
Nakaueno γ€’300-4524
Nakadate γ€’308-0005
Nakane γ€’300-4513
Nakamura Shinden γ€’308-0108
Nabeyama γ€’300-4506
Narita γ€’308-0821
Narui γ€’300-4533
Niihari γ€’309-1106
Niginari γ€’308-0841
Nishiishida γ€’308-0834
Nishioshima γ€’308-0062
Nishiho γ€’308-0845
Nishihozue γ€’308-0105
Nishiyagai γ€’308-0054
Nishiyamada γ€’308-0867
Nishiyonoo γ€’308-0832
Nunogawa γ€’308-0846
Nekoshima γ€’300-4501
No γ€’308-0016
Noda γ€’308-0833
Nodono γ€’308-0843
Haitsuka γ€’308-0863
Hagata γ€’308-0014
Hasunuma γ€’309-1115
Hatta γ€’308-0013
Hacchodai γ€’308-0008
Hanada γ€’308-0114
Hanabashi γ€’308-0115
Hayashi γ€’308-0073
Higashi Ishita γ€’300-4521
Higashi Hozue γ€’300-4536
Higashi Yonou γ€’308-0831
Higuchi γ€’308-0001
Fukami γ€’308-0812
Fujigaya γ€’308-0112
Funadama γ€’308-0121
Funyu γ€’308-0111
Furuuchi γ€’300-4544
Furugoori γ€’309-1104
Hei γ€’308-0031
Hosoda γ€’309-1114
Makuda γ€’308-0003
Matsubara γ€’300-4541
Midorimachi γ€’308-0042
Miyago γ€’300-4503
Miyayama γ€’300-4504
Mukoueno γ€’300-4522
Mukokawasumi γ€’309-1117
Murata γ€’300-4546
Moda γ€’308-0811
Morisoejima γ€’308-0861
Yanaka γ€’308-0056
Yanagashima γ€’309-1121
Yanagi γ€’309-1113
Yahata γ€’309-1112
Yabe γ€’308-0006
Yamazaki γ€’308-0865
Yawara γ€’300-4535
Yokoshima γ€’308-0802
Yokotsuka γ€’309-1116
Yoshida γ€’300-4542
Yonoo γ€’308-0838
Yomogita γ€’309-1102
Warabi γ€’308-0824

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

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