Hamada (ζ΅œη”°εΈ‚), a city in Shimane Prefecture, Japan, is known for its coastal beauty and historical significance. Facing the Sea of Japan to the north and bordered by the Chugoku Mountains to the south, Hamada offers a diverse climate and rich natural scenery. The city has a population of approximately 50,176 and covers an area of 689.68 square kilometers. Key attractions include the ruins of Hamada Castle, the Aquas aquarium, and the Hamada Museum of Children's Art. The local economy is supported by commercial fishing, agriculture, and light manufacturing.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Hamada

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District Postal Code
Aioicho γ€’697-0034
Asaicho γ€’697-0022
Asahicho Ichigi γ€’697-0514
Asahicho Imaichi γ€’697-0425
Asahicho Kita γ€’697-0427
Asahicho Kitao γ€’697-0512
Asahicho Sakamoto γ€’697-0513
Asahicho Shigetomi γ€’697-0423
Asahicho Tsukawa γ€’697-0511
Asahicho Hongo γ€’697-0422
Asahicho Marubara γ€’697-0426
Asahicho Yamanouchi γ€’697-0421
Asahicho Wada γ€’697-0424
Asahimachi γ€’697-0033
Atsutacho γ€’697-0062
Ichiitabaracho γ€’697-1334
Inocho γ€’697-1335
Ushiichicho γ€’697-0032
Ushironocho γ€’697-0011
Uchidacho γ€’697-0064
Utsuicho γ€’697-0312
Unocho γ€’695-0102
Ubuyucho γ€’697-0002
Ebisucho γ€’697-0044
Oganecho γ€’695-0103
Otsujicho γ€’697-0053
Oriicho γ€’697-1338
Kasagawacho γ€’697-0061
Kataniwacho γ€’697-0041
Kanagicho Imafuku γ€’697-0302
Kanagicho Irino γ€’697-0305
Kanagicho Utsui γ€’697-0304
Kanagicho Oibara γ€’697-0301
Kanagicho Oguni γ€’697-0213
Kanagicho Kamikurubara γ€’697-0122
Kanagicho Kuza γ€’697-0303
Kanagicho Shichijo γ€’697-0123
Kanagicho Shimokurubara γ€’697-0121
Kanagicho Nagata γ€’697-0212
Kanagicho Haza γ€’697-0211
Kamikocho γ€’697-0005
Kyomachi γ€’697-0045
Kushirocho γ€’697-0004
Kurokawacho γ€’697-0024
Kosacho γ€’697-0007
Kouchicho γ€’697-0012
Kokubucho γ€’697-0003
Konyamachi γ€’697-0031
Sakaemachi γ€’697-0043
Sanocho γ€’697-0311
Sangaicho γ€’697-0013
Shimizucho γ€’697-0047
Shimoarifukucho γ€’695-0101
Shimokocho γ€’697-0006
Shinkocho γ€’697-0046
Shinmachi γ€’697-0037
Sugidocho γ€’697-0035
Sufucho γ€’697-1321
Setogashimacho γ€’697-0051
Setomicho γ€’697-0057
Takatacho γ€’697-0054
Takezakocho γ€’697-0015
Tabasecho γ€’697-1332
Tamachi γ€’697-0026
Chiwacho γ€’697-1326
Tsumacho γ€’697-1327
Tenmacho γ€’697-0036
Tonouracho γ€’697-0001
Tonomachi γ€’697-0027
Naimuracho γ€’697-0065
Nagasawacho γ€’697-0023
Nagahamacho γ€’697-0063
Nagamicho γ€’697-0014
Nabeishicho γ€’697-1333
Nishikimachi γ€’697-0042
Nishimuracho γ€’697-1337
Nobaracho γ€’697-0016
Haraicho γ€’697-0017
Haracho γ€’697-0056
Hinashicho γ€’697-1322
Biwamachi γ€’697-0025
Honodecho γ€’697-1324
Matsubaracho γ€’697-0021
Misumicho Ashidani γ€’699-3302
Misumicho Igawa γ€’699-3215
Misumicho Ino γ€’699-3301
Misumicho Okami γ€’699-3226
Misumicho Orii γ€’699-3222
Misumicho Kamikowa γ€’699-3216
Misumicho Kurosawa γ€’699-3217
Misumicho Kouchi γ€’699-3213
Misumicho Saigouchi γ€’699-3223
Misumicho Higashihirabara γ€’699-3221
Misumicho Furuichiba γ€’699-3225
Misumicho Misumi γ€’699-3211
Misumicho Minatoura γ€’699-3224
Misumicho Kainota γ€’699-3212
Misumicho Rodani γ€’699-3303
Misumicho Yabara γ€’699-3214
Minatomachi γ€’697-0052
Motohamacho γ€’697-0055
Yasakacho Inashiro γ€’697-1215
Yasakacho Otsubo γ€’697-1214
Yasakacho Osaka γ€’697-1202
Yasakacho Kadota γ€’697-1204
Yasakacho Kitsuka γ€’697-1122
Yasakacho Takauchi γ€’697-1203
Yasakacho Tanohara γ€’697-1123
Yasakacho Tochigi γ€’697-1201
Yasakacho Nagayasuhongo γ€’697-1211
Yasakacho Nosaka γ€’697-1121
Yasakacho Hotohara γ€’697-1213
Yasakacho Misato γ€’697-1212
Yokoyamacho γ€’697-1336
Yoshijicho γ€’697-1325

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

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