Kuki (δΉ…ε–œεΈ‚)Β is a city located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 151,000 as of June 2023. The city was established in 1971 through the merger of several towns and villages. Kuki is known for its historical and cultural significance, featuring landmarks such as the Washinomiya Shrine, one of the oldest Shinto shrines in the Kanto region. The city is also notable for its vibrant local festivals and community activities, which contribute to a strong sense of local identity and pride.

πŸ’» Kuki City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Kuki

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District Postal Code
Aoge γ€’346-0011
Aoba γ€’346-0013
Arai γ€’349-1115
Isaka γ€’349-1121
Isaka Kita γ€’349-1126
Isaka Chuo γ€’349-1127
Isaka Minami γ€’349-1128
Ueuchi γ€’340-0211
Ezura γ€’346-0029
Otabukuro γ€’346-0023
Kamikawasaki γ€’340-0204
Kamikiyoku γ€’346-0038
Kamihayami γ€’346-0021
Kamimachi γ€’346-0006
Kawaraicho γ€’346-0028
Kawaradai γ€’349-1114
Kita Aoyagi γ€’346-0024
Kita Nakasone γ€’346-0036
Kita Hiroshima γ€’349-1111
Kitsunezuka γ€’349-1113
Kyuhonji γ€’340-0212
Kiyokucho γ€’346-0035
Kukikita γ€’346-0007
Kukishin γ€’346-0032
Kukichuo γ€’346-0003
Kukihigashi γ€’346-0016
Kukihon γ€’346-0031
Kuzume γ€’340-0214
Kurihashi γ€’349-1104
Kurihashi Kita γ€’349-1101
Kurihashi Chuo γ€’349-1102
Kurihashi Higashi γ€’349-1103
Kurihara γ€’346-0012
Koemon γ€’349-1105
Koguki γ€’346-0001
Sakae γ€’340-0215
Sakurada γ€’340-0203
Sama γ€’349-1124
Shimagawa γ€’349-1116
Shimokiyoku γ€’346-0033
Shimohayami γ€’346-0022
Shobucho Obayashi γ€’346-0115
Shobucho Kamiosaki γ€’346-0111
Shobucho Kamikayama γ€’346-0114
Shobucho Kawaharai γ€’346-0102
Shobucho Sanga γ€’346-0104
Shobucho Shibayamashigo γ€’346-0112
Shobucho Shimokayama γ€’346-0113
Shobucho Shobu γ€’346-0106
Shobucho Showanuma γ€’346-0101
Shobuchodai γ€’346-0103
Shobucho Niibori γ€’346-0105
Sunahara γ€’340-0218
Sotono γ€’340-0205
Takayanagi γ€’349-1125
Tokoroguki γ€’346-0034
Nakazato γ€’349-1112
Nakazuma γ€’340-0213
Nishi γ€’346-0015
Nishiowa γ€’340-0206
Noguki γ€’346-0002
Happo γ€’340-0201
Hara γ€’346-0026
Higashi Owa γ€’340-0202
Hinokuchi γ€’346-0025
Honcho γ€’346-0005
Magama γ€’349-1123
Matsunaga γ€’349-1122
Midori γ€’349-1106
Minami γ€’346-0004
Minami Kurihashi γ€’349-1117
Yokebori γ€’346-0027
Yoshiba γ€’346-0014
Rokumanbu γ€’346-0037
Washinomiya γ€’340-0217
Washinomiya Chuo γ€’340-0216

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

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