Gosen (五泉市) is a city located in Niigata Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 46,071 as of April 2024. The city is known for its production of flowers, particularly tulips and cherry blossoms, contributing to its nickname as the "City of Flowers." Gosen also features various natural attractions, including hot springs and scenic areas. The local economy is supported by agriculture, with rice farming being a significant industry. The city offers a variety of community services and events, enhancing the quality of life for its residents. 

💻 Gosen City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Gosen

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District Postal Code
Hashita 〒959-1848
Ipponsugi 〒959-1601
Aohashi 〒959-1755
Akahane 〒959-1641
Akebonocho 〒959-1831
Akoumi 〒959-1821
Asahicho 〒959-1862
Atago 〒959-1765
Amidase 〒959-1717
Araya 〒959-1737
Awashima 〒959-1861
Igarashi Shinden 〒959-1833
Isikura 〒959-1857
Ishizone 〒959-1701
Izumicho 〒959-1876
Isenokawa 〒959-1813
Imaizumi 〒959-1835
Ueno 〒959-1749
Ekimae 〒959-1823
Okawamae 〒959-1867
Okuchi 〒959-1731
Okura 〒959-1636
Osawa 〒959-1845
Osugo 〒959-1633
Ota 〒959-1825
Otani 〒959-1623
Ohara 〒959-1734
Ogisone 〒959-1852
Oginoshima 〒959-1603
Oguma 〒959-1855
Ojiro 〒959-1621
Oyamada 〒959-1624
Gakkocho 〒959-1866
Kamiokanbara 〒959-1744
Kamikigoshi 〒959-1708
Kamisugikawa 〒959-1726
Kamitogura 〒959-1746
Karasawa 〒959-1635
Kariwa 〒959-1756
Kawaze 〒959-1832
Kawachi 〒959-1711
Kigoshi 〒959-1834
Kigoshi Araya 〒959-1709
Kitagosenekimae 〒959-1814
Kirihata 〒959-1625
Kumasawa 〒959-1716
Kumanodo 〒959-1763
Kuretsubo 〒959-1721
Koyagawa 〒959-1864
Kogarami 〒959-1612
Koguriyama 〒959-1622
Gosen 〒959-1851
Kotsuradani 〒959-1725
Konagashi 〒959-1613
Sasanomachi 〒959-1753
Sasabori 〒959-1611
Sasame 〒959-1724
Sadori 〒959-1615
Saruhashi 〒959-1806
Saruwada 〒959-1631
Sanbongi 〒959-1811
Shimoamidase 〒959-1718
Shimookanbara 〒959-1743
Shimojo 〒959-1803
Shimoshin 〒959-1802
Shimosugikawa 〒959-1727
Shimotogura 〒959-1745
Shiriagari 〒959-1846
Shiroshita 〒959-1758
Shindenmachi 〒959-1767
Sugaide 〒959-1637
Sugesawa 〒959-1847
Senmidani 〒959-1714
Takamatsu 〒959-1747
Takayama 〒959-1602
Taya 〒959-1804
Chunazawa 〒959-1751
Chiwara 〒959-1752
Tsugiya 〒959-1807
Tsuchibori 〒959-1643
Terazawa 〒959-1837
Terada 〒959-1742
Dobuke 〒959-1853
Dofuchi 〒959-1712
Nakagawashin 〒959-1632
Nakajima 〒959-1732
Nakanohashi 〒959-1754
Nagahashi 〒959-1757
Natsuhari 〒959-1715
Nishikicho 〒959-1873
Nishiyotsuya 〒959-1844
Nodai 〒959-1842
Haga 〒959-1801
Hakusan 〒959-1871
Babacho 〒959-1875
Banzaka 〒959-1766
Higashi Ishizone 〒959-1762
Higashi Honcho 〒959-1863
Higashi Yotsuya 〒959-1644
Hiruno 〒959-1735
Futatsuyanagi 〒959-1841
Fudodo 〒959-1634
Funakoshi 〒959-1805
Bessho 〒959-1738
Honcho 〒959-1865
Maoroshi 〒959-1614
Maki 〒959-1748
Machiya 〒959-1843
Matsuno 〒959-1722
Maruta 〒959-1854
Misato 〒959-1759
Mizushimacho 〒959-1812
Mitono 〒959-1713
Midoricho 〒959-1822
Minami Tanaka 〒959-1741
Minami Honcho 〒959-1836
Miyacho 〒959-1872
Miyanoshita 〒959-1764
Muramatsu 〒959-1707
Muramatsuotsu 〒959-1705
Muramatsuko 〒959-1704
Muramatsuhei 〒959-1706
Muramatsu Kogyodanchi 〒959-1739
Motodai 〒959-1761
Yasuide 〒959-1733
Yazu 〒959-1703
Yamazaki 〒959-1856
Yamaya 〒959-1736
Yokomachi 〒959-1874
Yokowatashi 〒959-1723
Yoshizawa 〒959-1824
Yotsuyashin 〒959-1642
Ronze 〒959-1604

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

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