Fukaya (深谷市) is a city in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 141,053 as of May 2024. Established in 1955, it is historically significant as a former post town on the Nakasendō highway. The city is known for its agriculture, particularly the production of Fukaya green onions. It also promotes local industries and sustainability initiatives. Fukaya is dedicated to enhancing residents' quality of life through robust community services, including education, healthcare, and welfare. It is home to the historical site of Shibusawa Eiichi, a notable figure in Japan's modern economic development.

💻 Fukaya City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Fukaya

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District Postal Code
Akimotocho 〒366-0053
Aketo 〒366-0024
Arai 〒366-0016
Arakawa 〒369-1245
Ishizuka 〒366-0011
Isegata 〒366-0836
Inaricho 〒366-0026
Inaricho Kita 〒366-0028
Imaizumi 〒369-0215
Ushiro Hanzawa 〒369-0222
Uchigashima 〒366-0831
Uwanodai 〒366-0801
Ebara 〒366-0012
Otsukajima 〒366-0838
Ozuka 〒366-0003
Oya 〒366-0814
Oka 〒369-0201
Okasato 〒369-0202
Okabe 〒369-0211
Okiai 〒366-0837
Omaeda 〒369-1246
Orinokuchi 〒366-0812
Kashiai 〒366-0816
Kamishibachō Higashi 〒366-0051
Kamishibacho Nishi 〒366-0052
Kamitebaka 〒366-0004
Kamihara 〒369-1109
Kamimasuda 〒366-0021
Kayaba 〒366-0818
Kawamotoaketo 〒369-1103
Kita Agano 〒366-0008
Kitane 〒369-1242
Kushibiki 〒366-0815
Kutsukake 〒369-0225
Kuroda 〒369-1244
Kokusaiji 〒366-0033
Kokusaijicho 〒366-0031
Kotobukicho 〒366-0025
Sakai 〒366-0813
Sakaecho 〒366-0827
Sakuragaoka 〒366-0802
Shimotebaka 〒366-0002
Shukune 〒366-0810
Joshikimen 〒366-0029
Shirakusadai 〒369-1106
Shingai 〒366-0019
Suganuma 〒369-1104
Seyama 〒369-1102
Takashima 〒366-0010
Takabatake 〒366-0832
Takekawa 〒369-1111
Tadokorocho 〒366-0826
Tanaka 〒369-1108
Taya 〒366-0821
Chiaraijima 〒366-0006
Tenjincho 〒366-0027
Tokiwacho 〒366-0034
Tomori 〒366-0833
Nagazaike 〒369-1101
Nakaze 〒366-0001
Nagata 〒369-1243
Nakacho 〒366-0822
Narizuka 〒366-0018
Nishi Onuma 〒366-0829
Nishi Jimacho 〒366-0824
Nishida 〒369-0224
Numajiri 〒366-0017
Hasunuma 〒366-0015
Hatakeyama 〒369-1107
Hataracho 〒366-0032
Hanazono 〒369-1248
Harago 〒366-0035
Harigaya 〒369-0213
Hanzawa 〒369-0223
Hanzawa Shinden 〒369-0221
Higashi Onuma 〒366-0828
Higashigata 〒366-0041
Higashigatacho 〒366-0042
Hitomi 〒366-0811
Fukayacho 〒366-0825
Fusaiji 〒369-0203
Fujinoki 〒366-0014
Futatsugoya 〒366-0061
Horigome 〒366-0013
Hongo 〒369-0214
Honda 〒369-1105
Hondagaya 〒366-0022
Maegoya 〒366-0062
Magatsuta 〒366-0834
Machida 〒366-0005
Midorigaoka 〒366-0054
Midoridai 〒369-1247
Minami Agano 〒366-0007
Miharashicho 〒366-0819
Miyagayato 〒366-0023
Musashino 〒369-1241
Motosumicho 〒366-0823
Yajima 〒366-0839
Yano 〒366-0835
Yamaga 〒369-0217
Yamazaki 〒369-0216
Yokoze 〒366-0009

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

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