Tokorozawa (所沒市), located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, is a city rich in cultural heritage and natural beauty. It is known for its historical significance in aviation, being home to Japan's first airfield. The city also features the renowned Seibu Amusement Park and the picturesque Tokorozawa Aviation Memorial Park. With a population of over 340,000, Tokorozawa balances modern urban amenities with lush green spaces, making it a desirable place to live and visit. The city is committed to environmental sustainability, actively promoting green initiatives and community engagement.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Tokorozawa

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
Aobadai γ€’359-1105
Asahichō γ€’359-0036
Arahata γ€’359-1133
Izumicho γ€’359-1112
Iwaokacho γ€’359-1102
Ushinuma γ€’359-0026
Enokicho γ€’359-1104
Kanayamacho γ€’359-1128
Kamiarai γ€’359-1142
Kamiyasumatsu γ€’359-0025
Kamiyamaguchi γ€’359-1153
Kamegane γ€’359-0005
Kamegaya γ€’359-0014
Kita Akitsu γ€’359-0038
Kita Iwaoka γ€’359-0007
Kita Tokorozawacho γ€’359-0046
Kitanaka γ€’359-1101
Kitano γ€’359-1152
Kitano Shinmachi γ€’359-1155
Kitano Minami γ€’359-1156
Kitaharacho γ€’359-0004
Kitamachi γ€’359-1113
Kitayurakucho γ€’359-1114
Kusunokidai γ€’359-0037
Kume γ€’359-1131
Keyakidai γ€’359-1118
Kojiya γ€’359-1166
Koyocho γ€’359-1103
Kotesashidai γ€’359-1148
Kotesashicho γ€’359-1141
Kotesashi Minami γ€’359-1146
Kotesashi Motomachi γ€’359-1147
Kotobukicho γ€’359-1122
Kobushicho γ€’359-0033
Sakanoshita γ€’359-0012
Sayamagaoka γ€’359-1161
Shimo Arai γ€’359-0031
Shimotomi γ€’359-0001
Shimoyasumatsu γ€’359-0024
Shorakuji γ€’359-1154
Shiro γ€’359-0013
Shingo γ€’359-0016
Tokorozawa Shinmachi γ€’359-0006
Naka Arai γ€’359-0041
Nakatomi γ€’359-0002
Nakatomi Minami γ€’359-0003
Namiki γ€’359-0042
Nishi Araicho γ€’359-0035
Nishi Sayamagaoka γ€’359-1163
Nishi Sumiyoshi γ€’359-1126
Nishi Tokorozawa γ€’359-1144
Hanazono γ€’359-0047
Hayashi γ€’359-1167
Higashi Araicho γ€’359-0034
Higashi Sayamagaoka γ€’359-1106
Higashi Sumiyoshi γ€’359-1124
Higashicho γ€’359-1116
Higashi Tokorozawa γ€’359-0021
Higashi Tokorozawawada γ€’359-0023
Hibita γ€’359-0015
Hiyoshicho γ€’359-1123
Hoshinomiya γ€’359-1127
Horinouchi γ€’359-1165
Hongo γ€’359-0022
Matsugaoka γ€’359-1132
Matsugo γ€’359-0027
Matsubacho γ€’359-0044
Mikajima γ€’359-1164
Midoricho γ€’359-1111
Minami Sumiyoshi γ€’359-1125
Minami Nagai γ€’359-0011
Miharacho γ€’359-0045
Miyamotocho γ€’359-1143
Miyukicho γ€’359-1115
Motomachi γ€’359-1121
Yamaguchi γ€’359-1145
Yayoicho γ€’359-0043
Yurakucho γ€’359-1117
Wakasa γ€’359-1151
Wakamatsucho γ€’359-0032
Wagahara γ€’359-1162

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

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