Sakado (坂戸市) is a city in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, located in the center of the prefecture about 40 kilometers from downtown Tokyo. As of January 2021, the city had a population of approximately 100,612. Sakado has a humid subtropical climate, characterized by warm summers and cool winters. It features notable landmarks such as the Sakado Xien Ten Gong, the largest Taoist temple in Japan, and hosts the annual Yosakoi festival in August. The city is served by the Tōbu Tōjō Line and Tōbu Ogose Line. 

💻 Sakado City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Sakado

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District Postal Code
Aota 〒350-0239
Aoki 〒350-0207
Akao 〒350-0201
Asaba 〒350-0238
Asabano 〒350-0237
Ashiyamacho 〒350-0273
Atsugawa 〒350-0242
Ishii 〒350-0212
Izunoyamacho 〒350-0275
Izumicho 〒350-0231
Imanishi 〒350-0267
Kakenoue 〒350-0254
Katayanagi 〒350-0219
Katayanagi Shinden 〒350-0218
Kaneda 〒350-0268
Kamakuracho 〒350-0221
Kamiyoshida 〒350-0271
Kayagata 〒350-0243
Kita Asaba 〒350-0266
Kita Otsuka 〒350-0253
Kitamine 〒350-0258
Keyakidai 〒350-0248
Koya 〒350-0204
Konuma 〒350-0202
Koyama 〒350-0257
Sakae 〒350-0213
Sakado 〒350-0217
Sawaki 〒350-0261
Sankocho 〒350-0235
Shimada 〒350-0211
Shimizucho 〒350-0222
Joganji 〒350-0255
Shingaya 〒350-0278
Suehirocho 〒350-0272
Sekima 〒350-0215
Zennoji 〒350-0256
Takenouchi 〒350-0264
Tawame 〒350-0246
Chiyoda 〒350-0214
Tsukagoshi 〒350-0209
Tsukasaki 〒350-0251
Tsurumai 〒350-0241
Toguchi 〒350-0276
tomiya 〒350-0208
Nakaosaka 〒350-0206
Nakazato 〒350-0252
Nakacho 〒350-0227
Nakatomichō 〒350-0232
Nagaoka 〒350-0265
Niihori 〒350-0262
Nishi Inter 〒350-0259
Nishi Sakado 〒350-0247
Nissaihanamizuki 〒350-0269
Hanakagecho 〒350-0236
Higashi Sakado 〒350-0205
Higashi Wada 〒350-0277
Hinodecho 〒350-0225
Horigome 〒350-0263
Honcho 〒350-0226
Mizohatacho 〒350-0274
Midoricho 〒350-0234
Minamicho 〒350-0233
Motocho 〒350-0228
Morido 〒350-0244
Yakushicho 〒350-0229
Yanagicho 〒350-0216
Yahata 〒350-0223
Yamatacho 〒350-0224
Yokonuma 〒350-0203
Yokkaichiba 〒350-0245

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

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