Satsumasendai (薩摩川内市) is a city located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. Formed on October 12, 2004, through the merger of Sendai City and nearby towns, it spans a coastal and inland area that includes the scenic Koshikijima Islands. The city is known for its historical sites, including the ancient Sendai River and Sendai Nuclear Power Plant, one of Japan's major energy sources. The local economy is driven by agriculture, fishing, and energy production, with a focus on sustainable development and cultural preservation.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Satsumasendai

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District Postal Code
Aoyamachō 〒895-0044
Amatatsuchō 〒895-0011
Irikichōuranomyō 〒895-1402
Irikichōsoeda 〒895-1401
Undōkōenchō 〒895-0214
Ōdzuchō 〒899-1925
Ōshōjichō 〒895-0076
Ojiroechō 〒895-0035
Kashimachōimuta 〒896-1301
Kachimechō 〒895-0031
Kamikoshikichō Eishi 〒896-1203
Kamikoshikichō Oshima 〒896-1204
Kamikoshikichō Kuwanōra 〒896-1206
Kamikoshikichō Segami 〒896-1205
Kamikoshikichō Taira 〒896-1281
Kamikoshikichō Nakakoshiki 〒896-1201
Kamikoshikichō Nakano 〒896-1202
Kamisendaichō 〒895-0067
Kawanaganochō 〒895-0033
Kandachō 〒895-0052
Kujūchō 〒895-0004
Kusumotochō 〒895-0002
Kumanojōchō 〒895-0041
Gumisakichō 〒895-0132
Kedōinchōimuta 〒895-1502
Kedōinchōkamide 〒895-1503
Kedōinchōkuroki 〒895-1504
Kedōinchōshimode 〒895-1501
Kokubunjichō 〒895-0073
Kokurachō 〒899-1922
Godaichō 〒895-0066
Kobanchayachō 〒895-0034
Goryōshitachō 〒895-0061
Sākyurāpāku 〒899-1926
Satochōsato 〒896-1101
Shimokoshikichō Aose 〒896-1521
Shimokoshikichō Katanōra 〒896-1602
Shimokoshikichō Sesenōra 〒896-1412
Shimokoshikichō Teuchi 〒896-1601
Shimokoshikichō Nagahama 〒896-1411
Jōkamichō 〒895-0213
Shirahamachō 〒895-0001
Shirawachō 〒895-0022
Daiōchō 〒895-0062
Taumichō 〒895-0071
Takaechō 〒895-0131
Takichō 〒895-0211
Tasakichō 〒895-0006
Chūgō 〒895-0072
Tōgōchō Onobuchi 〒895-1106
Tōgōchō Shishino 〒895-1101
Tōgōchō Torimaru 〒895-1103
Tōgōchō Nōze 〒895-1105
Tōgōchō Fujikawa 〒895-1102
Tōgōchō Yamada 〒895-1104
Torioichō 〒895-0024
Nagatoshichō 〒895-0005
Nakafukurachō 〒895-0042
Nakamurachō 〒895-0003
Nishikaimonchō 〒895-0055
Nishikatachō 〒899-1801
Nishimukōdachō 〒895-0027
Hanakichō 〒895-0064
Haradachō 〒895-0074
Higashiōshōjichō 〒895-0075
Higashikaimonchō 〒895-0051
Higashimukōdachō 〒895-0026
Hiyamizuchō 〒895-0053
Hirasa 〒895-0012
Hiwakichōichihino 〒895-1203
Hiwakichōkurano 〒895-1201
Hiwakichōtōnohara 〒895-1202
Mizuhikichō 〒899-1921
Minatochō 〒899-1924
Miyauchichō 〒895-0065
Miyakochō 〒895-0043
Miyazakichō 〒895-0013
Miyazatochō 〒895-0056
Mukōdachō 〒895-0025
Mukōdahonmachi 〒895-0021
Momotsugichō 〒895-0007
Yagurachō 〒895-0036
Yamanokuchichō 〒895-0032
Yushimachō 〒899-1923
Yudachō 〒899-1802
Yōzeichō 〒895-0212
Yokobabachō 〒895-0023
Yoritachō 〒895-0133
Wakabachō 〒895-0063
Wakamatsuchō 〒895-0054

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

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