Kōnosu (鴻巣市) is a city in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, known for its rich history and cultural significance. The city covers an area of 67.44 square kilometers and has a population of approximately 117,995 residents as of January 2021. Kōnosu is famous for its production of traditional Japanese dolls used in the Hinamatsuri festival, earning it the nickname "Doll Town." The city is also renowned for its flower markets, particularly pansies. Located along the Arakawa River, Kōnosu enjoys a humid subtropical climate with warm summers and cool winters. 

💻 Kōnosu City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Kōnosu

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
Ainomachi 〒365-0068
Akagi 〒365-0002
Akagidai 〒365-0001
Akamidai 〒365-0064
Arai 〒365-0011
Anyoji 〒365-0021
Ichinonawa 〒365-0072
Inaricho 〒365-0063
Enokido 〒369-0123
Oinezuka 〒365-0033
Oatsu 〒369-0137
Oma 〒365-0054
Kasahara 〒365-0023
Kamatsuka 〒369-0112
Kami 〒365-0078
Kamiege 〒365-0012
Kamioinezuka 〒365-0034
Kamiya 〒365-0027
Kawazura 〒365-0061
Kitashinshuku 〒369-0116
Kitanakano 〒365-0058
Kitane 〒365-0003
Kusu 〒365-0014
Goji 〒365-0022
Konosu 〒365-0028
Komatsu 〒365-0041
Koya 〒369-0133
Saiwaicho 〒365-0057
Sakai 〒365-0013
Sakaecho 〒365-0055
Sakasagawa 〒365-0047
Sanchomen 〒369-0134
Shimooinezuka 〒365-0035
Shimooshi 〒369-0113
Shimoya 〒365-0025
Joko 〒365-0024
Shinshuku 〒369-0111
Shinmei 〒365-0074
Sumireno 〒365-0067
Sekishinden 〒365-0004
Takimamuro 〒365-0044
Chuo 〒365-0032
Tsukuba 〒369-0114
Tsutsumicho 〒365-0056
Teraya 〒365-0071
Tenjin 〒365-0036
Nakai 〒365-0065
Nishinakazone 〒365-0026
Ningyo 〒365-0037
Nukata 〒365-0059
Noborito 〒365-0052
Hachimanden 〒365-0073
Barahara 〒369-0124
Haramamuro 〒365-0043
Hikawacho 〒365-0045
Higashi 〒365-0039
Hibarino 〒365-0031
Hiroda 〒365-0005
Fukiage 〒369-0136
Fukiage Fujimi 〒369-0121
Fukiage Honcho 〒369-0115
Fukuro 〒369-0131
Fujimichō 〒365-0046
Honcho 〒365-0038
Honmiyacho 〒365-0076
Maesuna 〒369-0132
Matsubara 〒365-0042
Mida 〒365-0062
Mitsugi 〒365-0066
Midoricho 〒365-0053
Minami 〒369-0122
Miyaji 〒365-0075
Miyamae 〒365-0051
Myoyo 〒369-0135
Raiden 〒365-0077

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

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