Mooka (ηœŸε²‘εΈ‚, Mooka-shi) is a city located in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan. As of 2020, it has a population of around 79,305. The city, founded on January 1, 1954, is known for its rich cultural heritage, including the traditional Mooka cotton fabric, and its scenic beauty with numerous parks and historical sites. Mooka is also famous for the SL Mooka steam locomotive, a significant tourist attraction. The city actively promotes education, healthcare, and child-rearing support, contributing to a high quality of life for its residents.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Mooka

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District Postal Code
Aota γ€’321-4531
Aoya γ€’321-4312
Akabane γ€’321-4401
Abeoka γ€’321-4512
Abeshina γ€’321-4517
Aramachi γ€’321-4305
Igai γ€’321-4405
Isagahara γ€’321-4546
Ishijima γ€’321-4507
Isesaki γ€’321-4342
Onuma γ€’321-4356
Oneda γ€’321-4506
Oyashinmachi γ€’321-4332
Oyadaimachi γ€’321-4338
Oyahonmachi γ€’321-4333
Owada γ€’321-4508
Oki γ€’321-4505
Kakura γ€’321-4347
Kasuda γ€’321-4353
Katsuuri γ€’321-4366
Kamiezura γ€’321-4536
Kamiozo γ€’321-4542
Kamiodawa γ€’321-4411
Kamionuma γ€’321-4355
Kamikomagi γ€’321-4337
Kamisaginoya γ€’321-4416
Kamiyagai γ€’321-4541
Kameyama γ€’321-4363
Kayatsutsumi γ€’321-4344
Kinugaoka γ€’321-4367
Kimijima γ€’321-4316
Kyosen γ€’321-4406
Kugeta γ€’321-4521
Kugeta Nishi γ€’321-4522
Kumakura γ€’321-4369
Kumakuracho γ€’321-4362
Kuwanogawa γ€’321-4503
Kobashi γ€’321-4343
Kobayashi γ€’321-4321
Koyama γ€’321-4535
Sakai γ€’321-4534
Sakura γ€’321-4523
Sayado γ€’321-4315
Shika γ€’321-4504
Shima γ€’321-4326
Shimizu γ€’321-4402
Shimoozo γ€’321-4543
Shimoodawa γ€’321-4413
Shimoonuma γ€’321-4357
Shimokomagi γ€’321-4335
Shimokomoriya γ€’321-4415
Shimosaginoya γ€’321-4414
Sugama γ€’321-4313
Sorimachi γ€’321-4515
Daidoizumi γ€’321-4545
Daimachi γ€’321-4306
Takasecho γ€’321-4341
Takada γ€’321-4511
Tajima γ€’321-4404
Tamachi γ€’321-4325
Tsuruta γ€’321-4302
Terauchi γ€’321-4345
Terakubo γ€’321-4368
Terabun γ€’321-4354
Tokoji γ€’321-4309
Naka γ€’321-4351
Nakago γ€’321-4308
Nagashima γ€’321-4532
Nagata γ€’321-4364
Naganuma γ€’321-4539
Namikicho γ€’321-4361
Nishiojima γ€’321-4537
Nishikomagi γ€’321-4336
Nishigo γ€’321-4307
Nishidai γ€’321-4301
Nishinuma γ€’321-4324
Negoya γ€’321-4516
Nemoto γ€’321-4311
Hakufugaoka γ€’321-4331
Hachijo γ€’321-4303
Haramachi γ€’321-4403
Higashi Oshima γ€’321-4322
Higashigo γ€’321-4304
Higashinuma γ€’321-4323
Hodoshima γ€’321-4533
Horiuchi γ€’321-4412
Horigome γ€’321-4544
Matsuyamacho γ€’321-4346
Mitobe γ€’321-4514
Minami Takaoka γ€’321-4314
Miya γ€’321-4513
Monoi γ€’321-4502
Yagai Shinden γ€’321-4547
Yagioka γ€’321-4334
Yanagibayashi γ€’321-4365
Yokota γ€’321-4501
Wakatabi γ€’321-4551
Washinosu γ€’321-4538

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

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