Hitachiōmiya (常陸大宮市) is a city located in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 37,000 people. Formed in 2004 through the merger of the town of Hitachiōmiya and several surrounding villages, the city is known for its natural beauty, including the Kuji River and the scenic Yamizo Mountains. Hitachiōmiya offers various recreational activities and cultural sites, such as traditional festivals and local crafts. The city focuses on community well-being and sustainable development.

💻 Hitachiōmiya City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Hitachiōmiya

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District Postal Code
Akita 〒311-4611
Ishizawa 〒319-2135
Izumi 〒319-2144
Irihongo 〒319-2415
Iwazaki 〒319-2211
Ubagacho 〒319-2251
Uruno 〒319-2145
Oiwa 〒319-2418
Ogura 〒319-2203
Osada 〒319-3116
Osezawa 〒319-2412
Odano 〒319-2602
Odama 〒319-2405
Onuki 〒319-3112
Ono 〒319-2133
Oba 〒319-2132
Kadoi 〒311-4501
Kanai 〒311-4614
Kami Isehata 〒311-4617
Kami Iwase 〒319-2142
Kamioga 〒319-2212
Kamiose 〒319-2401
Kamicho 〒319-2261
Kamihizawa 〒319-2511
Kamimurata 〒319-2136
Kitashiogo 〒319-2226
Kitacho 〒319-2254
Kitatomita 〒319-3104
Kuniosa 〒319-2404
Kuryu 〒319-3101
Koiwai 〒319-2213
Kogyodanchi 〒319-2134
Kobune 〒319-2411
Sakaecho 〒319-2264
Shiobara 〒319-2202
Shimoisehata 〒311-4615
Shimoiwase 〒319-2141
Shimoose 〒319-2402
Shimocho 〒319-2262
Shimohizawa 〒319-2512
Shimomurata 〒319-2131
Senda 〒319-2416
Takasu 〒319-2214
Takabu 〒319-2601
Takawataricho 〒319-2253
Tagouchicho 〒319-2256
Tatsunokuchi 〒319-2201
Teruda 〒319-2227
Teruyama 〒319-3113
Toono 〒319-2224
Tomioka 〒319-2204
Torinoko 〒319-2603
Naka 〒319-2403
Nakai 〒311-4612
Nagakura 〒311-4613
Nagasawa 〒319-3117
Nakatomicho 〒319-2265
Nishishiogo 〒319-2225
Nishinouchi 〒319-3106
Nemoto 〒319-2143
Nogami 〒319-3114
Noguchi 〒311-4503
Noguchidaira 〒311-4502
Noda 〒311-4618
Nonakacho 〒319-2255
Hatta 〒319-2221
Higashi Tomicho 〒319-2252
Hinosawa 〒319-2513
Hiyama 〒311-4616
Funyu 〒319-3107
Matsunokusa 〒319-2413
Minamicho 〒319-2263
Miyanosato 〒319-2205
Miyoshi 〒319-2223
Morigane 〒319-3102
Morozawa 〒319-3105
Yamagata 〒319-3111
Yawara 〒319-3103
Yugadaicho 〒319-2266
Yugouto 〒319-2417
Yoshimaru 〒319-2414
Wakabayashi 〒319-2222

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

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