Hirakata (ζžšζ–ΉεΈ‚)Β is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan, known for its scenic landscapes and vibrant cultural life. It is home to Hirakata Park, a popular amusement park, and the historic Yodogawa River, which offers picturesque views and recreational activities. The city also boasts excellent educational institutions and is a hub for commuting due to its strategic location between Osaka and Kyoto. Hirakata emphasizes community development, environmental sustainability, and a high quality of life for its residents.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Hirakata

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District Postal Code
Asahigaokacho γ€’573-0026
Amanogawacho γ€’573-1185
Ikaga Higashimachi γ€’573-0058
Ikaga Nishimachi γ€’573-0066
Ikaga Minamimachi γ€’573-0053
Ikaga Kitamachi γ€’573-0036
Ikaga Kotobukicho γ€’573-0061
Ikaga Sakaemachi γ€’573-0062
Ikaga Honmachi γ€’573-0055
Ikaga Midorimachi γ€’573-0067
Ikenomiya γ€’573-0005
Isoshima Chayamachi γ€’573-1184
Isoshima Minamimachi γ€’573-1186
Isoshima Kitamachi γ€’573-1188
Isoshima Motomachi γ€’573-1187
Inodacho γ€’573-0017
Ueno γ€’573-1175
Uyamacho γ€’573-1143
Uyama Higashimachi γ€’573-1136
Ogaitocho γ€’573-0027
Omine Higashimachi γ€’573-0142
Omine Minamimachi γ€’573-0145
Omine Kitamachi γ€’573-0141
Omine Motomachi γ€’573-0146
Okahigashicho γ€’573-0032
Okahonmachi γ€’573-0031
Okaminamicho γ€’573-0033
Okayamatecho γ€’573-0034
Oguracho γ€’573-1173
Ogura Higashimachi γ€’573-1174
Kaida Shinmachi γ€’573-1163
Kaida Higashimachi γ€’573-1168
Kaidacho γ€’573-1167
Kasuga Higashimachi γ€’573-0134
Kasuga Nishimachi γ€’573-0136
Kasuga Kitamachi γ€’573-0137
Kasuga Motomachi γ€’573-0135
Kasugano γ€’573-0131
Katahoko Higashimachi γ€’573-1156
Katahoko Honmachi γ€’573-1157
Kamijimacho γ€’573-1127
Kamijima Higashimachi γ€’573-1126
Kawaharacho γ€’573-0028
Kitagaokacho γ€’573-0091
Kikugaoka Minamimachi γ€’573-0092
Kita Katahokocho γ€’573-1158
Kita Kuzuhacho γ€’573-1102
Kita Nakaburi γ€’573-0064
Kita Funahashicho γ€’573-1117
Kitayama γ€’573-0171
Kinyahomachi γ€’573-1197
Kuzuha Asahi γ€’573-1111
Kuzuha Oka γ€’573-1104
Kuzuha Nakanoshiba γ€’573-1101
Kuzuha Nakamachi γ€’573-1107
Kuzuha Namiki γ€’573-1118
Kuzuha Noda γ€’573-1103
Kuzuha Hanazonocho γ€’573-1121
Kuzuha Misaki γ€’573-1112
Kuzuha Mendoricho γ€’573-1113
Kurumazuka γ€’573-1159
Koda γ€’573-0073
Kohoku γ€’573-1161
Koyamachi γ€’573-1131
Korien Sakuragicho γ€’573-0088
Korien Higashinocho γ€’573-0085
Korien Yamanotecho γ€’573-0087
Koriencho γ€’573-0086
Korigaoka γ€’573-0084
Koganeno γ€’573-1145
Goten Yamacho γ€’573-1182
Goten Yamaminamimachi γ€’573-1193
Sakuragaokacho γ€’573-0018
Sakuramachi γ€’573-0056
Shakusonjicho γ€’573-0081
Shodai Otani γ€’573-1153
Shodai Tajika γ€’573-1132
Shodai Nakamachi γ€’573-1152
Shodai Hiranocho γ€’573-1135
Shodai Higashimachi γ€’573-1154
Shodai Minamimachi γ€’573-1155
Shodai Kitamachi γ€’573-1138
Shodai Motomachi γ€’573-1133
Shinnoecho γ€’573-1166
Shinmachi γ€’573-1191
Suikoencho γ€’573-0095
Sugi γ€’573-0117
Sugi Kitamachi γ€’573-0111
Sugi Semedani γ€’573-0116
Sugi Yamate γ€’573-0118
Suyamacho γ€’573-1164
Soya γ€’573-0113
Sonenji γ€’573-0112
Takatsukacho γ€’573-0035
Taguchi γ€’573-1162
Taguchiyama γ€’573-0001
Tamiya Honmachi γ€’573-0024
Tsuda γ€’573-0123
Tsuda Ekimae γ€’573-0125
Tsuda Higashimachi γ€’573-0122
Tsuda Nishimachi γ€’573-0126
Tsuda Minamimachi γ€’573-0124
Tsuda Kitamachi γ€’573-0121
Tsuda Motomachi γ€’573-0127
Tsuda Yamate γ€’573-0128
Tsutsumicho γ€’573-0057
Deguchi γ€’573-0065
Deyashiki Nishimachi γ€’573-0003
Deyashiki Motomachi γ€’573-0002
Todacho γ€’573-0045
Doyama γ€’573-0007
Doyama Higashimachi γ€’573-0006
Nakamiya Oike γ€’573-0004
Nakamiya Kitamachi γ€’573-1194
Nakamiya Higashinocho γ€’573-1195
Nakamiya Nishinocho γ€’573-0021
Nakamiya Honmachi γ€’573-1196
Nakamiya Yamatocho γ€’573-0011
Nagao Arasaka γ€’573-0103
Nagaokagumachi γ€’573-0102
Nagao Tanimachi γ€’573-0164
Nagao Togecho γ€’573-0101
Nagao Harimadani γ€’573-0104
Nagao Higashimachi γ€’573-0105
Nagao Nishimachi γ€’573-0162
Nagaokitamachi γ€’573-0161
Nagao Miyamae γ€’573-0107
Nagao Motomachi γ€’573-0163
Nagaodai γ€’573-0106
Nagisa Uchino γ€’573-1147
Nagisa Sakaemachi γ€’573-1172
Nagisa Honmachi γ€’573-1181
Nagisa Higashimachi γ€’573-1176
Nagisa Minamimachi γ€’573-1183
Nagisa Motomachi γ€’573-1177
Nagisa Nishi γ€’573-1178
Nasuzukuri γ€’573-0071
Nasuzukuri Higashimachi γ€’573-0082
Nasuzukuri Minamimachi γ€’573-0072
Nasuzukuri Kitamachi γ€’573-0083
Nishikinya γ€’573-1192
Nishi Shodaicho γ€’573-1137
Nishi Tamiyacho γ€’573-0025
Nishi Funahashi γ€’573-1122
Nishi Makino γ€’573-1148
Nomura Nakamachi γ€’573-0144
Nomura Minamimachi γ€’573-0133
Nomura Kitamachi γ€’573-0143
Nomura Motomachi γ€’573-0132
Hashiridani γ€’573-0063
Higashikori γ€’573-0075
Higashikori Shinmachi γ€’573-0077
Higashikori Minamimachi γ€’573-0074
Higashikori Motomachi γ€’573-0076
Higashi Tamiya γ€’573-0023
Higashi Todacho γ€’573-0044
Higashi Nakaburi γ€’573-0093
Higashi Funahashi γ€’573-1115
Higashi Makinocho γ€’573-1151
Higashiyama γ€’573-1114
Hinouecho γ€’573-1128
Himurodai γ€’573-0115
Hirakata Kaminocho γ€’573-0037
Hirakata Koencho γ€’573-0054
Hirakata Motomachi γ€’573-0052
Fujisaka Tenjincho γ€’573-0155
Fujisaka Nakamachi γ€’573-0152
Fujisaka Higashimachi γ€’573-0153
Fujisaka Nishimachi γ€’573-0158
Fujisaka Minamimachi γ€’573-0156
Fujisaka Kitamachi γ€’573-0151
Fujisaka Motomachi γ€’573-0157
Funahashi Honmachi γ€’573-1116
Hoshigaoka γ€’573-0013
Hotani γ€’573-0114
Makino Kitamachi γ€’573-1149
Makinosaka γ€’573-1146
Makino Shimojimacho γ€’573-1142
Makino Honmachi γ€’573-1144
Machikuzuha γ€’573-1106
Matsugaokacho γ€’573-0012
Mitsuyacho γ€’573-0051
Minami Kuzuha γ€’573-1105
Minami Nakaburi γ€’573-0094
Minami Funahashi γ€’573-1123
Miyakogaokacho γ€’573-1165
Miyanosaka γ€’573-0022
Myanoshitacho γ€’573-0046
Murano Takamidai γ€’573-0014
Murano Higashimachi γ€’573-0015
Murano Nishimachi γ€’573-0042
Murano Minamimachi γ€’573-0043
Murano Honmachi γ€’573-0016
Meguri γ€’573-1171
Yabu Higashimachi γ€’573-1124
Yabu Nishimachi γ€’573-1141
Yabu Motomachi γ€’573-1125
Yabugaoka γ€’573-1134
Yamadaike Koen γ€’573-0167
Yamadaike Higashimachi γ€’573-0165
Yamadaike Minamimachi γ€’573-0168
Yamadaike Kitamachi γ€’573-0166
Yamanoue γ€’573-0047
Yamanoue Higashimachi γ€’573-0041
Yamanoue Nishimachi γ€’573-0048
Yamanoue Kitamachi γ€’573-0049
Wanikoen γ€’573-0154

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

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