Iwata (磐田市) is a city in Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 166,222 as of 2024. It became a city on April 1, 1948, and has developed into an important industrial and agricultural center. Iwata is known for its production of Yamaha musical instruments and Suzuki automobiles. The city also has a rich cultural heritage, including the Iwata Festival and numerous historical sites. Additionally, it is home to the J1 League football team, Júbilo Iwata, fostering a strong sports culture.

💻 Iwata City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Iwata

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District Postal Code
Ikago 〒437-1206
Ikeda 〒438-0805
Morishita 〒438-0834
Morimoto 〒438-0825
Akaike 〒438-0824
Akuro 〒438-0017
Asahigaoka 〒438-0078
Arashima 〒438-0062
Ieta 〒438-0105
Ichibancho 〒438-0086
Ikkanji 〒438-0116
Isshiki 〒437-1216
Imanoura 〒438-0071
Iwai 〒438-0016
Iwamuro 〒438-0104
Ukeoi Shinden 〒438-0223
Uhee Shinden 〒437-1217
Ebijima 〒438-0212
Ebitsuka 〒438-0812
Oidaira 〒438-0103
Oizumicho 〒438-0044
Okubo 〒438-0002
Odateno 〒438-0036
Otosho 〒438-0107
Onakaze 〒438-0214
Owara 〒438-0043
Oka 〒438-0204
Kakeshita 〒438-0124
Kaketsuka 〒438-0234
Kasaume 〒438-0011
Kamada 〒438-0038
Kamiaraya 〒438-0831
Kamionogo 〒438-0051
Kamiokata 〒438-0045
Kamikanzo 〒438-0115
Kaminobe 〒438-0111
Kamihongo 〒438-0822
Kamimannou 〒438-0817
Kamiminamida 〒438-0042
Kamo 〒438-0804
Kawabukuro 〒438-0232
Kanzo 〒438-0121
Kitajima 〒438-0064
Kinosaki 〒438-0084
Gyobujima 〒438-0061
Kusasaki 〒438-0067
Kegojima 〒438-0814
Genpeishinden 〒438-0837
Godaijima 〒438-0114
Konodai 〒438-0077
Kojima 〒438-0056
Kodateno 〒438-0838
Konakaze 〒438-0215
Komaba 〒438-0233
Sagisakakami 〒438-0005
Sagisakashin 〒438-0003
Sagisakanaka 〒438-0004
Sasaharajima 〒438-0813
Samejima 〒438-0055
Shioshinden 〒437-1213
Shikiji 〒438-0106
Shinohara 〒438-0015
Shimoonogo 〒438-0052
Shimookata 〒438-0046
Shimokanzo 〒438-0126
Shimonobe 〒438-0112
Shimofuto 〒437-1205
Shimohongo 〒438-0823
Shimomannou 〒438-0818
Jurojima 〒438-0236
Shirabyoshi 〒438-0066
Shirowa 〒438-0235
Shinkai 〒438-0113
Shingai 〒438-0025
Shinkoji 〒438-0063
Shinde 〒438-0033
Sueshinden 〒438-0222
Seianshinden 〒437-1214
Senzudo 〒438-0057
Sobeeshimo Shinden 〒438-0122
Takagi 〒438-0202
Takamigaoka 〒438-0801
Tateno 〒438-0821
Tamakoshi 〒438-0021
Taromashinden 〒437-1215
Teradani 〒438-0006
Teradani Shinden 〒438-0007
Tenryu 〒438-0075
Toshincho 〒438-0039
Tomei 〒438-0806
Tobihiramatsu 〒438-0216
Tomigaoka 〒438-0803
Tomisato 〒438-0807
Toyooka 〒438-0231
Toyoshima 〒438-0047
Toyoda 〒438-0808
Toyoda Nishinoshima 〒438-0835
Toyohama 〒437-1202
Toyohamanakano 〒437-1201
Torinose 〒438-0072
Nakano 〒438-0053
Nakahiramatsu 〒438-0218
Nagamori 〒438-0836
Nagasuka 〒438-0069
Nakada 〒438-0815
Nishikaizuka 〒438-0026
Nishijima 〒438-0022
Nishinoshima 〒438-0041
Nishihiramatsu 〒438-0217
Ninomiya 〒438-0074
Ninomiya Higashi 〒438-0073
Nobako 〒438-0065
Hamashinden 〒438-0224
Hamabe 〒438-0054
Hiebara 〒438-0031
Higashi Araya 〒438-0035
Higashi Kaizuka 〒438-0037
Higashi Kojima 〒437-1208
Higashibara 〒438-0802
Higashi Hiramatsu 〒438-0211
Higashiyama 〒438-0028
Higashiwaki 〒438-0032
Hikojima 〒438-0023
Hitokoto 〒438-0811
Hirama 〒438-0203
Hiramatsu 〒438-0123
Hiramatsu Kakeshitairisaku 〒438-0008
Hiruike 〒437-1207
Fukude 〒437-1203
Fukudenakajima 〒437-1204
Fujikanbara 〒438-0001
Fujimidai 〒438-0088
Fujimicho 〒438-0083
Horinouchi 〒438-0205
Maeno 〒438-0068
Matsunokijima 〒438-0125
Matsumoto 〒438-0206
Manshoji 〒438-0058
Manze 〒438-0101
Mikano 〒438-0027
Mikanodai 〒438-0018
Mizuhon 〒438-0085
Mitsue 〒438-0127
Midorigaoka 〒438-0081
Minamishima 〒437-1209
Minamida 〒437-1212
Minamidaiheeshinden 〒437-1218
Minami Hiramatsu 〒438-0221
Miyanoishiki 〒438-0816
Miyamoto 〒438-0207
Myogajima 〒438-0024
Myogajimahara 〒438-0019
Mukasa Araya 〒438-0012
Mukasa Takenouchi 〒438-0013
Mukasanishi 〒438-0014
Mushu 〒438-0102
Mototenjincho 〒438-0082
Morioka 〒438-0832
Yashiroyama 〒438-0108
Yatoutajima 〒438-0833
Ryuyo Nakajima 〒438-0201
Ryuyo Hiebara 〒438-0213
Waguchi 〒438-0034

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

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