Ishinomaki (石巻市) is a city in Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, known for its vibrant fishing industry and historical significance. Covering an area of 554.58 km², it has a population of approximately 138,538 as of April 2023. Ishinomaki is famous for the Ishinomaki Manga Road and the Ishinomori Manga Museum, dedicated to the manga artist Ishinomori Shotaro. The city was heavily affected by the 2011 Tōhoku earthquake and tsunami but has since focused on recovery and revitalization, promoting tourism and community development. The city is also known for its beautiful coastal scenery and seafood.

💻 Ishinomaki City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Ishinomaki

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District Postal Code
Tachimachi 〒986-0824
Ainoya 〒986-0101
Akanedaira 〒986-0866
Akebono 〒986-0862
Akebonokita 〒986-0869
Asahicho 〒986-0828
Ajihama 〒986-2526
Ayukawa Omachi 〒986-2522
Ayukawahama 〒986-2523
Ayukawahamacho 〒986-2524
Ayumino 〒986-0850
Ino 〒986-0131
Izumicho 〒986-0832
Isecho 〒986-2123
Isenba 〒986-0826
Inai 〒986-0003
Ibaratsu 〒986-0041
Udagawacho 〒986-2113
Urayashikiminami 〒986-0882
Ekimaekitadori 〒986-0813
Ouri 〒986-0005
Okaido Kita 〒986-0854
Okaido Nishi 〒986-0859
Okaido Higashi 〒986-0855
Okaido Minami 〒986-0856
Otemachi 〒986-0838
Ohashi 〒986-0805
Oharahama 〒986-2412
Omiyacho 〒986-2132
Omori 〒986-0121
Oyagawahama 〒986-2405
Ogatsucho Isehata 〒986-1334
Ogatsucho Osu 〒986-1311
Ogatsucho Ohama 〒986-1302
Ogatsucho Ogatsu 〒986-1333
Ogatsucho Ojima 〒986-1332
Ogatsucho Kamiogatsu 〒986-1336
Ogatsucho Kumazawa 〒986-1312
Ogatsucho Kuwahama 〒986-1313
Ogatsucho Shimoogatsu 〒986-1335
Ogatsucho Tachihama 〒986-1303
Ogatsucho Naburi 〒986-1304
Ogatsucho Funakoshi 〒986-1301
Ogatsucho Mizuhama 〒986-1321
Ogatsucho Myojin 〒986-1331
Ogatsucho Wakehama 〒986-1322
Oginohama 〒986-2341
Onosaki 〒986-0113
Orinohama 〒986-2355
Kaisei 〒986-0032
Kaihoku 〒986-0806
Kazumakita 〒986-0043
Kazuma Honcho 〒986-0013
Kazuma Minami 〒986-0042
Kadonowaki 〒986-0853
Kadonowakicho 〒986-0834
Kanomata 〒986-1111
Kamaya 〒986-0111
Kawaguchicho 〒986-0024
Kitakamicho Onagawa 〒986-0204
Kitakamicho Jusanhama 〒986-0201
Kitakamicho Nagao 〒986-0203
Kitakamichō Hashiura 〒986-0202
Kitazakai 〒986-0123
Kitamura 〒987-1103
Kitsunezakihama 〒986-2345
Kyubunhama 〒986-2411
Kugunarihama 〒986-2527
Koamikurahama 〒986-2414
Koyocho 〒986-0863
Kokucho 〒986-0825
Goshobashi 〒986-2112
Kodakehama 〒986-2116
Kozumihama 〒986-2342
Kobuchihama 〒986-2415
Kofunakoshi 〒986-0132
Saiwaicho 〒986-2122
Sakanamachi 〒986-0022
Sakuramachi 〒986-2137
Muraihama 〒986-2351
Samenoura 〒986-2403
Saragai 〒986-0104
Sawada 〒986-2102
Shiotomicho 〒986-2114
Shiomicho 〒986-0842
Shigeyoshicho 〒986-0844
Shimizudahama 〒986-2413
Shimizucho 〒986-0871
Shinei 〒986-0004
Shinsakaicho 〒986-0864
Shinsei 〒986-2105
Shintate 〒986-0848
Shintate Minami 〒986-0883
Shinbashi 〒986-0878
Suimei Kita 〒986-0801
Suimei Minami 〒986-0802
Sue 〒987-1221
Suehirocho 〒986-0875
Sudachi 〒986-2344
Sumiyoshicho 〒986-0821
Sengokucho 〒986-0827
Daimoncho 〒986-0026
Takaki 〒986-0006
Takenohama 〒986-2346
Tashirohama 〒986-0023
Tamichicho 〒986-0872
Taremizucho 〒986-2104
Chuo 〒986-0822
Tsukinoura 〒986-2352
Tsukiyama 〒986-0857
Teizan 〒986-0851
Tomarihama 〒986-2401
Nakaura 〒986-0847
Nakasato 〒986-0815
Nakajima 〒986-0103
Nakajimacho 〒986-0845
Nakaze 〒986-0823
Nagatsura 〒986-0112
Nakano 〒986-0105
Nagahamacho 〒986-2133
Nakayashiki 〒986-0849
Nagaru 〒986-2103
Narita 〒986-0102
Nankocho 〒986-0836
Niiyamahama 〒986-2521
Nishikicho 〒986-0877
Nishihamacho 〒986-0843
Nishiyamacho 〒986-0876
Numazu 〒986-2101
Negishi 〒986-2136
Nozomino 〒986-0860
Hagurocho 〒986-0831
Hachimancho 〒986-0016
Gurihama 〒986-2354
Hamamatsucho 〒986-2131
Harioka 〒986-0114
Higashinakasato 〒986-0812
Higashi Fukuda 〒986-0122
Hibarinocho 〒986-0841
Hiyorigaoka 〒986-0833
Hirobuchi 〒987-1222
Fukuji 〒986-0115
Futago 〒986-0133
Futabacho 〒986-0874
Futawatashihama 〒986-2525
Fukkiura 〒986-2343
Fudocho 〒986-0017
Hebita 〒986-0861
Mae Amihama 〒986-2406
Maeyachi 〒987-1101
Makinohama 〒986-2347
Magura 〒986-0106
Matsunami 〒986-0028
Matsubaracho 〒986-2134
Mano 〒986-0002
Maruido 〒986-0865
Mangokucho 〒986-2115
Mikawacho 〒986-0846
Mizuoshi 〒986-0803
Mizunuma 〒986-0001
Misono 〒986-0033
Mitsumata 〒986-0858
Mitsuwacho 〒986-2111
Midoricho 〒986-0021
Minato 〒986-0011
Minatocho 〒986-0025
Minatonishi 〒986-0029
Minato Higashi 〒986-0020
Minamizakai 〒986-0031
Minaminakasato 〒986-0814
Minamihamacho 〒986-0835
Minamiyachi 〒986-0852
Minowada 〒986-0124
Myojincho 〒986-0027
Myojin Minami 〒986-0881
Megumino 〒986-0868
Motokura 〒986-0811
Monocho Ushita 〒986-0305
Monocho Ota 〒986-0311
Monocho Kashizaki 〒986-0304
Monocho Kandori 〒986-0323
Monocho Kyuninmachi 〒986-0322
Monocho Kurazone 〒986-0302
Monocho Jonai 〒986-0312
Monocho Shinden 〒986-0321
Monocho Takasuka 〒986-0324
Monocho Terasaki 〒986-0314
Monocho Nagai 〒986-0303
Monocho Nakatsuyama 〒986-0313
Monocho Wakiya 〒986-0301
Momonoura 〒986-2353
Yagawahama 〒986-2402
Yamashitacho 〒986-0873
Yoshinocho 〒986-0015
Yoshiyamacho 〒986-0837
Yoriisohama 〒986-2404
Wakaba 〒986-0867
Watanoha 〒986-2135
Watanohacho 〒986-2121
Wabuchi 〒987-1102

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

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