Ōda (大田市), a city in Shimane Prefecture, Japan, is known for its rich historical heritage and natural beauty. With a population of approximately 33,000, the city spans an area of 436.11 square kilometers. Ōda is renowned for the Iwami Ginzan Silver Mine, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, which played a significant role in Japan's mining history. The city also features picturesque landscapes, including Mt. Sanbe, a popular destination for outdoor activities. Ōda's economy is primarily supported by agriculture, tourism, and traditional crafts, reflecting its commitment to preserving cultural and natural resources.

💻 Ōda City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Ōda

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
Asayamacho Asakura 〒699-2213
Asayamacho Senyama 〒699-2212
Isotakecho 〒694-0035
Oshirocho Oe 〒694-0433
Oshirocho Niiya 〒694-0432
Odacho Oda 〒694-0064
Odacho Nojiro 〒694-0062
Odacho Yoshinaga 〒694-0063
Omoricho 〒694-0305
Oyacho Oguni 〒694-0033
Oyacho Oya 〒694-0034
Oyacho Onimura 〒694-0032
Kawaicho Oshihara 〒694-0012
Kawaicho Kawai 〒694-0011
Kawaicho Yoshinaga 〒694-0013
Kutecho Satsuka 〒694-0052
Kutecho Hanenishi 〒694-0051
Kuricho Ichihara 〒694-0022
Kuricho Kuri 〒694-0024
Kuricho Sama 〒694-0023
Kuricho Matsushiro 〒694-0025
Kuricho Yukitsune 〒694-0021
Sanbecho Ikeda 〒694-0223
Sanbecho Uyama 〒694-0221
Sanbecho Koyahara 〒694-0224
Sanbecho Shigaku 〒694-0222
Sanbecho Tane 〒694-0003
Sanbecho Nojiro 〒694-0004
Shizumacho 〒694-0031
Sojikicho 〒694-0431
Tomiyamacho Kanbara 〒699-2214
Tomiyamacho Saizaka 〒699-2215
Tomiyamacho Yamanaka 〒694-0061
Toriicho Torii 〒694-0054
Toriicho Torigoe 〒694-0053
Nagahisacho Inamochi 〒694-0042
Nagahisacho Tsuchie 〒694-0044
Nagahisacho Nagahisa 〒694-0041
Nagahisacho Nobusato 〒694-0043
Nimacho Amagouchi 〒699-2305
Nimacho Oguni 〒699-2303
Nimacho Takuno 〒699-2302
Nimacho Nima 〒699-2301
Nimacho Maji 〒699-2304
Hanecho 〒699-2211
Minakamicho Ogihara 〒694-0301
Minakamicho Shirotsuki 〒694-0303
Minakamicho Fukuhara 〒694-0302
Minakamicho Mikusu 〒694-0304
Yamaguchicho Satsume 〒694-0001
Yamaguchicho Yamaguchi 〒694-0002
Yunotsucho Ida 〒699-2507
Yunotsucho Imaura 〒699-2515
Yunotsucho Ota 〒699-2505
Yunotsucho Ogimura 〒699-2504
Yunotsucho Kamimura 〒699-2513
Yunotsucho Kohama 〒699-2511
Yunotsucho Nishita 〒699-2503
Yunotsucho Hanbara 〒699-2512
Yunotsucho Fukuda 〒699-2506
Yunotsucho Fukumitsu 〒699-2514
Yunotsucho Yusato 〒699-2502
Yunotsucho Yunotsu 〒699-2501
Yunotsucho Yoshiura 〒699-2516

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

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