Kumagaya (η†Šθ°·εΈ‚)Β is a city located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 192,093 as of May 2024. Known for its hot summers, Kumagaya has earned the nickname "The Hottest City in Japan." It serves as a regional commercial hub, featuring significant transport links including the JR East Takasaki Line and the Chichibu Main Line. The city has a rich history dating back to the Edo period and is also recognized for its vibrant cultural events such as the Uchiwa Festival. Kumagaya promotes various community services, including healthcare, education, and sports, aiming to enhance residents' quality of life.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Kumagaya

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District Postal Code
Ishihara γ€’360-0816
Aiage γ€’369-0106
Akagicho γ€’360-0826
Akebonocho γ€’360-0033
Iizuka γ€’360-0231
Ikegami γ€’360-0011
Isecho γ€’360-0821
Itai γ€’360-0105
Ichinotsubo γ€’360-0236
Imai γ€’360-0005
Enami γ€’360-0212
Enokicho γ€’360-0823
Enko γ€’360-0813
Oegawa γ€’360-0103
Oaso γ€’360-0835
Oi γ€’360-0025
Otsuka γ€’360-0002
Ono γ€’360-0221
Ohara γ€’360-0812
Oshikiri γ€’360-0111
Ozone γ€’360-0017
Onuma γ€’360-0242
Kakinuma γ€’360-0803
Kagohara Minami γ€’360-0847
Kabutoyama γ€’369-0104
Kamakuracho γ€’360-0046
Kamiebukuro γ€’360-0234
Kamionda γ€’360-0125
Kamikawakami γ€’360-0004
Kamishinden γ€’360-0117
Kamisudo γ€’360-0213
Kamichujo γ€’360-0001
Kaminara γ€’360-0805
Kamine γ€’360-0217
Kamino γ€’360-0012
Kawaharaaketo γ€’360-0837
Kawaracho γ€’360-0035
Kishoshiki γ€’360-0136
Ginza γ€’360-0032
Kuge γ€’360-0026
Kuzuwada γ€’360-0222
Kutto γ€’360-0131
Kubojima γ€’360-0831
Kumagaya γ€’360-0016
Koizumi γ€’360-0122
Koizuka γ€’360-0015
Konanchuo γ€’360-0114
Kojima γ€’360-0832
Koyatsubayashi γ€’369-0103
Sakuragicho γ€’360-0036
Sakuracho γ€’360-0814
Sayada γ€’360-0023
Shio γ€’360-0104
Shiba γ€’360-0106
Shihoji γ€’360-0006
Shimoonda γ€’360-0123
Shimokawakami γ€’360-0003
Shimonara γ€’360-0802
Shimomasuda γ€’360-0851
Jurokken γ€’360-0846
Shinkawa γ€’360-0027
Suehiro γ€’360-0031
Sugahiro γ€’360-0102
Senami γ€’360-0834
Zengashima γ€’360-0211
Sendai γ€’360-0107
Dai γ€’360-0804
Takamoto γ€’360-0134
Takayanagi γ€’360-0855
Tajima γ€’360-0215
Tamai γ€’360-0853
Tamai Minami γ€’360-0854
Tamatsukuri γ€’369-0102
Tawarase γ€’360-0223
Chuo γ€’360-0018
Tsukimichicho γ€’360-0825
Tsukuba γ€’360-0037
Tsuda γ€’369-0101
Tsuda Shinden γ€’360-0132
Dekijima γ€’360-0244
Teshima γ€’360-0121
Dogayato γ€’360-0232
Tode γ€’360-0022
Tonyacho γ€’360-0024
Nagaiota γ€’360-0237
Nakaonda γ€’360-0124
Nakazone γ€’360-0133
Nakacho γ€’360-0047
Nakanara γ€’360-0801
Nakanishi γ€’360-0013
Narashinden γ€’360-0806
Narisawa γ€’360-0115
Niijima γ€’360-0817
Niibori γ€’360-0841
Niibori Shinden γ€’360-0842
Nishijo γ€’360-0214
Nishino γ€’360-0216
Nishibeppu γ€’360-0857
Numaguro γ€’360-0135
Nohara γ€’360-0101
Hakoda γ€’360-0014
Barai γ€’360-0235
Harajima γ€’360-0811
Higashibeppu γ€’360-0852
Hinata γ€’360-0224
Hiharu γ€’360-0112
Hiratsuka Shinden γ€’360-0163
Hirato γ€’360-0021
Hirose γ€’360-0833
Butai γ€’360-0836
Funakidai γ€’369-0108
Beppu γ€’360-0856
Benzai γ€’360-0225
Hoshikawa γ€’360-0043
Hongoku γ€’360-0815
Honcho γ€’360-0042
Magechi γ€’360-0161
Mamada γ€’360-0243
Manpeicho γ€’360-0034
Miizugahara γ€’360-0844
Mikajiri γ€’360-0843
Misho Shinden γ€’360-0113
Mitsumoto γ€’360-0116
Midoricho γ€’360-0845
Minowa γ€’369-0105
Miharashicho γ€’360-0824
Miyacho γ€’360-0041
Miyamaecho γ€’360-0045
Miyamotocho γ€’360-0822
Mukoya γ€’369-0107
Muraoka γ€’360-0162
Menuma γ€’360-0201
Menuma Kojima γ€’360-0245
Menumadai γ€’360-0241
Menumachuo γ€’360-0204
Menuma Nishi γ€’360-0238
Menuma Higashi γ€’360-0202
Yagii γ€’360-0164
Yagita γ€’360-0233
Yatsukuchi γ€’360-0218
Yatogo γ€’360-0203
Yayoi γ€’360-0044

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

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