Ishioka (ηŸ³ε²‘εΈ‚)Β is a city in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 70,000 people. It is historically significant as a former castle town and features the Ishioka Festival, one of the largest traditional festivals in the region. The city blends cultural heritage with modern amenities and offers various public services to its residents. Ishioka is also known for its agricultural products, particularly fruits and vegetables, contributing to its local economy.

πŸ’» Ishioka City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Ishioka

Click on the district name for the complete Japanese address, the complete English address, how to write a Japanese address, the postal code, the map location, and more.

District Postal Code
Aota γ€’315-0148
Asahidai γ€’315-0038
Aragane γ€’315-0021
Ikenodai γ€’315-0030
Ishioka γ€’315-0001
Ishikawa γ€’315-0046
Izumicho γ€’315-0025
Iseki γ€’315-0047
Ujie γ€’315-0162
Urasu γ€’315-0115
Uwaso γ€’315-0157
Osuna γ€’315-0009
Ota γ€’315-0102
Otsuka γ€’315-0105
Omasu γ€’315-0101
Oyatsu γ€’315-0036
Ogura γ€’315-0165
Onogoe γ€’315-0144
Obata γ€’315-0155
Omi γ€’315-0104
Oyamada γ€’315-0166
Kaiji γ€’315-0015
Kakioka γ€’315-0116
Kashiwabara γ€’315-0002
Kashiwabaracho γ€’315-0004
Kataoka γ€’315-0113
Katano γ€’315-0136
Kanasashi γ€’315-0137
Kanoko γ€’315-0005
Kamiaoyagi γ€’315-0154
Kamibayashi γ€’315-0138
Kayouno γ€’315-0135
Karasuri γ€’315-0114
Kawamata γ€’315-0134
Kawaraya γ€’315-0111
Kitanemoto γ€’315-0044
Kitafuchu γ€’315-0012
Kujiraoka γ€’315-0163
Goishizawa γ€’315-0010
Koido γ€’315-0032
Kokufu γ€’315-0014
Kobana γ€’315-0161
Koya γ€’315-0164
Sakaematsu γ€’315-0019
Saku γ€’315-0117
Shibauchi γ€’315-0143
Shibama γ€’315-0124
Shimoaoyagi γ€’315-0153
Shimobayashi γ€’315-0131
Shojouchi γ€’315-0011
Shobuzawa γ€’315-0146
Sugama γ€’315-0151
Suginami γ€’315-0027
Suginoi γ€’315-0026
Sousha γ€’315-0016
Someya γ€’315-0007
Takahama γ€’315-0045
Tajima γ€’315-0041
Tsukioka γ€’315-0141
Tsuji γ€’315-0147
Tokodai γ€’315-0033
Nakatsugawa γ€’315-0043
Nakado γ€’315-0103
Namiki γ€’315-0006
Namerikawa γ€’315-0022
Neatari γ€’315-0029
Negoya γ€’315-0132
Noda γ€’315-0118
Hachikendai γ€’315-0024
Baraki γ€’315-0042
Handa γ€’315-0133
Hannoki γ€’315-0028
Higashi Ishioka γ€’315-0037
Higashi Ohashi γ€’315-0031
Higashi Tanaka γ€’315-0034
Higashi Narui γ€’315-0122
Higashi Fuchu γ€’315-0023
Fuchu γ€’315-0013
Busshoji γ€’315-0145
Hebara γ€’315-0112
Hosoya γ€’315-0152
Maie γ€’315-0121
Minamidai γ€’315-0035
Mimura γ€’315-0048
Miyagasaki γ€’315-0123
Murakami γ€’315-0008
Yamazaki γ€’315-0125
Yamukaicho γ€’315-0003
Yuzuri γ€’315-0142
Yoshiu γ€’315-0156
Ryumei γ€’315-0167
Wakamatsu γ€’315-0018
Wakamiya γ€’315-0017

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

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