Hitachiōta (常陸太田市) is a city in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, with a population of around 49,000 people. The city is known for its scenic beauty and historical landmarks, such as the Ryujin Suspension Bridge and the remains of Hitachiōta Castle. It offers various public services and amenities, including parks, educational institutions, and cultural facilities, focusing on enhancing community life and tourism. The city also promotes local industries, including agriculture and traditional crafts.

💻 Hitachiōta City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Hitachiōta

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District Postal Code
Akazuchicho 〒313-0102
Ashimacho 〒313-0121
Arajicho 〒313-0132
Arajukucho 〒313-0007
Awabaracho 〒313-0045
Isobecho 〒313-0042
Inagicho 〒313-0041
Iwatecho 〒313-0112
Uchidacho 〒313-0037
Uchiboricho 〒313-0063
Okatacho 〒313-0116
Osatocho 〒313-0125
Osugecho 〒311-0508
Odairacho 〒313-0124
Onakacho 〒311-0505
Omoricho 〒313-0021
Okadacho 〒313-0031
Ozawacho 〒313-0038
Ojimacho 〒313-0135
Ochiaicho 〒313-0036
Omecho 〒313-0033
Orihashicho 〒311-0506
Kakiwacho 〒313-0035
Kanaicho 〒313-0016
Kamiokadocho 〒313-0001
Kamikawaicho 〒313-0046
Kamitakakuracho 〒313-0353
Kamidogiuchicho 〒313-0034
Kamitoshikazucho 〒313-0104
Kamifukaogicho 〒311-0509
Kamimiyakawauchicho 〒313-0101
Kamezakucho 〒313-0023
Kawachinishicho 〒311-0301
Kizakiichicho 〒313-0015
Kizakinicho 〒313-0014
Kusuriyacho 〒313-0126
Kuniyasucho 〒313-0221
Kumecho 〒313-0123
Keganocho 〒313-0351
Kosugecho 〒311-0507
Kozumacho 〒311-0503
Kotobukicho 〒313-0064
Konakacho 〒311-0504
Sakaecho 〒313-0005
Satogawacho 〒311-0501
Satonomiyacho 〒311-0325
Sawamecho 〒313-0032
Sanzaicho 〒313-0012
Shimacho 〒313-0047
Shimookadocho 〒313-0002
Shimokawaicho 〒313-0044
Shimotakakuracho 〒313-0352
Shimotoshikazucho 〒313-0106
Shimomiyakawauchicho 〒313-0103
Jofukujicho 〒311-0322
Shirawacho 〒311-0324
Zuiiryucho 〒313-0003
Senzucho 〒313-0111
Takagakicho 〒313-0113
Takanukicho 〒313-0024
Takeaicho 〒313-0115
Tanayacho 〒313-0225
Tamatsukuricho 〒313-0122
Tawataricho 〒313-0026
Chinonecho 〒311-0323
Tenjinbayashicho 〒313-0049
Torenjicho 〒313-0224
Tokudacho 〒311-0502
Nakajocho 〒313-0061
Nakazomecho 〒313-0212
Nakatoshikazucho 〒313-0105
Nakanocho 〒313-0134
Nishiichicho 〒313-0056
Nishinicho 〒313-0055
Nishisancho 〒313-0054
Nishigotokamicho 〒311-0314
Nishigotonakacho 〒311-0313
Nishigotoshimocho 〒311-0312
Nishizomecho 〒313-0215
Nishimiyacho 〒313-0011
Hasecho 〒313-0027
Hatacho 〒313-0025
Hanabusacho 〒313-0131
Hanawacho 〒313-0062
Babacho 〒313-0004
Harutomocho 〒311-0321
Higashiichicho 〒313-0051
Higashinicho 〒313-0052
Higashisancho 〒313-0053
Higashizomecho 〒313-0211
Fujitacho 〒313-0048
Mashiicho 〒313-0008
Machidacho 〒313-0213
Machiyacho 〒311-0311
Matsuzakacho 〒313-0133
Matsudairacho 〒313-0222
Mayumicho 〒313-0022
Micho 〒313-0114
Miyanosatocho 〒313-0117
Miyamotocho 〒313-0006
Yagawaracho 〒313-0043
Yamashitacho 〒313-0013
Wagucho 〒313-0214
Wadacho 〒313-0223

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

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