Kazo (加須市) is a city in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, known for its cultural heritage and vibrant community activities. As of May 2024, the city has a population of approximately 112,057 residents. Kazo is notable for its production of traditional carp streamers, or "koinobori," which are prominently displayed during the annual Children's Day festival. The city was formed on March 23, 2010, through the merger of the former city of Kazo and surrounding towns. 

💻 Kazo City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Kazo

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District Postal Code
Azama 〒349-1144
Atago 〒347-0057
Araishinden 〒349-1146
Arakawa 〒347-0047
Iizumi 〒349-1211
Igafukuro 〒349-1215
Imaboko 〒347-0024
Imoguki 〒347-0112
Ushigasane 〒347-0103
Uchitagaya 〒347-0122
Oide 〒349-1143
Okuwa 〒347-0010
Ogoe 〒347-0001
Omuro 〒347-0027
Okafurui 〒347-0058
Onofukuro 〒349-1202
Kashiwado 〒349-1203
Kamisaki 〒347-0125
Kamitakayanagi 〒347-0101
Kamitanadare 〒347-0115
Kamihiyarikawa 〒347-0003
Kamimitsumata 〒347-0006
Kawaguchi 〒347-0014
Kisai 〒347-0105
Kitaokuwa 〒349-1147
Kitakobama 〒347-0011
Kitashinozaki 〒347-0013
Kitashimoarai 〒349-1134
Kitatsuji 〒347-0023
Kitahirano 〒349-1135
Kuge 〒347-0063
Kushitsukuri 〒347-0041
Gekishinden 〒349-1154
Koguki 〒347-0111
Kotoyori 〒349-1133
Komaba 〒349-1214
Sakae 〒349-1213
Zawa 〒349-1151
Shidami 〒347-0042
Shimosaki 〒347-0123
Shimotakayanagi 〒347-0033
Shimotanadare 〒347-0113
Shimo Hiyarikawa 〒347-0005
Shimo Mitsumata 〒347-0007
Shimoya 〒347-0053
Shakushigi 〒349-1142
Shono 〒347-0107
Shinkawa Dori 〒349-1153
Shintone 〒349-1158
Sunahara 〒349-1155
Suwa 〒347-0061
Sotokawa 〒347-0106
Sototagaya 〒347-0126
Sotono 〒347-0002
Daimoncho 〒347-0068
Tamonji 〒347-0012
Chuo 〒347-0055
Tsuneizumi 〒347-0034
Toei 〒347-0064
Dochi 〒347-0121
Dome 〒349-1157
Togawa 〒347-0051
Tosaki 〒347-0108
Dote 〒347-0056
Tomuro 〒347-0116
Toyonodai 〒349-1148
Nakatanadare 〒347-0114
Nakanome 〒347-0124
Nakahiyarikawa 〒347-0008
Nakawata 〒349-1131
Nishinoya 〒347-0117
Negoya 〒347-0104
Hatai 〒349-1132
Hatoyamacho 〒347-0019
Hanasaki 〒347-0032
Hanasaki Kita 〒347-0016
Hamacho 〒347-0018
Hideyasu 〒347-0102
Hiranaga 〒347-0046
Fujimichō 〒347-0045
Fudooka 〒347-0054
Funakoshi 〒347-0021
Furukawa 〒347-0004
Hosoma 〒349-1156
Hongo 〒349-1216
Honcho 〒347-0066
Makuchi 〒349-1145
Machiya Shinden 〒347-0052
Matsunaga Shinden 〒349-1141
Mizubuka 〒347-0022
Mitsumata 〒347-0009
Minami Okuwa 〒347-0015
Minami Obama 〒347-0028
Minami Shinozaki 〒347-0017
Minamicho 〒347-0031
Mukaikoga 〒349-1205
Mugikura 〒349-1212
Mukogashicho 〒347-0067
Mutsumicho 〒347-0062
Mouchi 〒347-0043
Motomachi 〒347-0065
Yagyu 〒349-1201
Yahee 〒349-1152
Yuigashima 〒347-0026
Yokodai 〒349-1204
Raiha 〒347-0044
Warime 〒347-0025

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

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