Kasaoka (笠岑市), a city in Okayama Prefecture, Japan, is known for its picturesque archipelago, the Kasaoka Islands, which are popular for fishing, boating, and camping. The city has a rich cultural heritage, including historical sites like the Kamogata House and the Eisei Bunko Museum. Kasaoka's economy is bolstered by agriculture, particularly rice and flower cultivation, and the production of seafood. The city also promotes eco-tourism and outdoor activities, with attractions such as the Kasaoka Horseshoe Crab Museum and the sprawling Kasaoka Bay Farm flower fields.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Kasaoka

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
Nishioshimashinden γ€’714-0031
Aioi γ€’714-0014
Asahigaoka γ€’714-0056
Arida γ€’714-0075
Ichibancho γ€’714-0082
Imadate γ€’714-0022
Irie γ€’714-0041
Eshi γ€’714-0091
Oehama γ€’714-0055
Oiminami γ€’714-0013
Oge γ€’714-0061
Oko γ€’714-0073
Oshimanaka γ€’714-0033
Osaka γ€’714-0003
Oshinade γ€’714-0076
Obirai γ€’714-0012
Kasaoka γ€’714-0081
Kasugadai γ€’714-0025
Kanaura γ€’714-0057
Kabuto Chuocho γ€’714-0052
Kabuto Higashimachi γ€’714-0051
Kabuto Nishimachi γ€’714-0053
Kabuto Minamimachi γ€’714-0046
Kitagishimacho γ€’714-0301
Kyubancho γ€’714-0096
Kokancho γ€’714-0063
Kono γ€’714-0002
Konoshima γ€’714-0044
Konoshimasotoura γ€’714-0034
Gobancho γ€’714-0086
Sanbancho γ€’714-0084
Shinosaka γ€’714-0077
Shiraishijima γ€’714-0036
Shiromidai γ€’714-0065
Shinga γ€’714-0005
Shinyokoshima γ€’714-0093
Jubancho γ€’714-0097
Juichibancho γ€’714-0098
Sekido γ€’714-0004
Sonoi γ€’714-0021
Takashima γ€’714-0035
Takumicho γ€’714-0047
Chuocho γ€’714-0088
Tomioka γ€’714-0092
Nanabancho γ€’714-0094
Nishioshima γ€’714-0032
Nishiodo γ€’714-0072
Nishimobira γ€’714-0064
Nibancho γ€’714-0083
Nyuta γ€’714-0078
Hashiride γ€’714-0001
Hachibancho γ€’714-0095
Higashiodo γ€’714-0071
Hishima γ€’714-0302
Hirohama γ€’714-0023
Heiseicho γ€’714-0054
Makai γ€’714-0024
Manabeshima γ€’714-0037
Midorimachi γ€’714-0048
Minatocho γ€’714-0045
Minokoshi γ€’714-0006
MInohama γ€’714-0042
Mushima γ€’714-0038
Mochinoe γ€’714-0066
Mobira γ€’714-0062
Yamaguchi γ€’714-0007
Yokoshima γ€’714-0043
Yoshida γ€’714-0011
Yoshihama γ€’714-0074
Yonbancho γ€’714-0085
Rokubancho γ€’714-0087

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

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