Nankoku (南国市), located in Kōchi Prefecture, Japan, is known for its historical and cultural significance, as well as its natural beauty. The city, which was formed in 1959, includes notable attractions such as the Ryugado Cave, one of Japan's top three limestone caves, and the picturesque Kochi Prefectural Makino Botanical Garden. Nankoku also plays a key role in regional agriculture, producing a variety of crops, including eggplants and strawberries. The city is dedicated to promoting tourism and preserving its rich cultural heritage.

💻Nankoku City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Nankoku

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District Postal Code
Agekura 〒783-0074
Itachino 〒783-0008
Inabu 〒783-0084
Ueta 〒783-0063
Ueno 〒783-0061
Ekimaechō 〒783-0002
Ōgaino 〒783-0077
Ōsonekō 〒783-0004
Ōsoneotsu 〒783-0005
Okōchōemura 〒783-0046
Okōchō Kasanokawa 〒783-0051
Okōchō Kamohara 〒783-0042
Okōchō Kogome 〒783-0048
Okōchō Kohasu 〒783-0043
Okōchō Jōtsūjishima 〒783-0047
Okōchō Jōrinji 〒783-0041
Okōchō Takimoto 〒783-0040
Okōchō Nakajima 〒783-0049
Okōchō Yahata 〒783-0044
Okōchō Yoshida 〒783-0045
Katayama 〒783-0081
Kanaji 〒783-0035
Kanosue 〒783-0033
Kamisuematsu 〒783-0026
Kaminoda 〒783-0032
Kameiwa 〒783-0071
Kureda 〒783-0062
Kurotaki 〒783-0076
Kuwanokawa 〒783-0075
Kokubu 〒783-0053
Kogome 〒783-0022
Gomenmachi 〒783-0011
Saidani 〒783-0068
Saiwaichō 〒783-0013
Satokaida 〒783-0082
Sanbaku 〒783-0027
Shishizaki 〒783-0064
Shinohara 〒783-0006
Shimojima 〒783-0095
Shimosuematsu 〒783-0025
Shimonoda 〒783-0031
Shirakidani 〒783-0058
Jinyama 〒783-0028
Soyama 〒783-0052
Zōfukujijima 〒783-0037
Tateda 〒783-0091
Tamura 〒783-0092
Tengyōji 〒783-0067
Tōchi 〒783-0085
Toyama 〒783-0065
Nakadani 〒783-0073
Nakanokawa 〒783-0078
Nareai 〒783-0066
Naro 〒783-0072
Nishinodachō 〒783-0003
Nishiyama 〒783-0029
Nisshōakebono 〒783-0097
Nonaka 〒783-0021
Hataeda 〒783-0023
Hamakaida 〒783-0083
Hie 〒783-0054
Higashizaki 〒783-0024
Higashiyamamachi 〒783-0012
Hisaeda 〒783-0096
Hiyoshichō 〒783-0001
Fukubune 〒783-0036
Futabadai 〒783-0055
Hotarugaoka 〒783-0060
Horinōchi 〒783-0034
Maehama 〒783-0094
Midorigaoka 〒783-0086
Myōken 〒783-0007
Miwakotohira 〒783-0087
Motomachi 〒783-0014
Monobe 〒783-0093
Yakyō 〒783-0057
Ryōseki 〒783-0056

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

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