Sano (佐野市) is a city in Tochigi Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 118,000 as of 2023. Known for its rich cultural heritage and natural beauty, Sano is famous for the Sano Ramen and Sano Yakuyoke Daishi Temple. The city also hosts various festivals, including the Sano Matsuri, which attracts numerous visitors. Sano's economy is supported by agriculture, particularly strawberries, and manufacturing industries. The city focuses on enhancing community life and promoting tourism. 

💻 Sano City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Sano

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
Aioicho 〒327-0023
Aisawacho 〒327-0511
Akasakacho 〒327-0004
Akamicho 〒327-0104
Akiyamacho 〒327-0517
Akutocho 〒327-0525
Asanumacho 〒327-0831
Asahicho 〒327-0011
Abutsukacho 〒327-0815
Itacho 〒327-0825
Igacho 〒327-0021
Ishizukacho 〒327-0103
Izuruharacho 〒327-0102
Iseyamacho 〒327-0817
Inubushikamicho 〒327-0806
Inubushinakacho 〒327-0805
Inubushishimocho 〒327-0804
Inubushishincho 〒327-0803
Ibouchicho 〒327-0034
Iwazakicho 〒327-0307
Uekamicho 〒327-0832
Ueshimocho 〒327-0835
Uenocho 〒327-0837
Umezonocho 〒327-0322
Okuracho 〒327-0012
Oguricho 〒327-0807
Ogoyacho 〒327-0033
Ohashicho 〒327-0003
Omicho 〒327-0316
Kakidairacho 〒327-0515
Katayamacho 〒327-0523
Kanaikamicho 〒327-0015
Kanafukicho 〒327-0007
Kanayashimocho 〒327-0025
Kanayanakacho 〒327-0026
Kanezukacho 〒327-0032
Kamidaicho 〒327-0006
Kamihanedacho 〒327-0042
Kameicho 〒327-0024
Kanmacho 〒327-0321
Kitamorocho 〒327-0827
Kimitacho 〒327-0043
Kuzuunishi 〒327-0507
Kuzuuhigashi 〒327-0501
Kubocho 〒327-0845
Kurohakamacho 〒327-0813
Koenacho 〒327-0822
Konakacho 〒327-0001
Sakaecho 〒327-0816
Sakuharacho 〒327-0301
Shichikencho 〒327-0005
Jichucho 〒327-0836
Shimohanedacho 〒327-0044
Shimohikomacho 〒327-0325
Shiraiwacho 〒327-0302
Shinyoshimizucho 〒327-0314
Sekigawacho 〒327-0811
Senbacho 〒328-0221
Daishukucho 〒327-0016
Daicho 〒327-0017
Takasagocho 〒327-0022
Takahagicho 〒327-0821
Takahashicho 〒327-0045
Takayamacho 〒327-0823
Tajimacho 〒327-0031
Tadacho 〒327-0311
Tanumacho 〒327-0317
Tanoiricho 〒327-0841
Tsuijicho 〒327-0502
Terakubocho 〒327-0101
Tenjincho 〒327-0847
Tenmyocho 〒327-0014
Tochimotocho 〒327-0312
Tonaracho 〒327-0323
Tomiokacho 〒327-0844
Tomurocho 〒327-0306
Toyoshirocho 〒327-0512
Nagasakacho 〒327-0524
Nakacho 〒327-0504
Namikicho 〒327-0002
Narabuchicho 〒327-0842
Nishiuracho 〒327-0814
Niragawacho 〒327-0802
Hasebacho 〒327-0303
Hachinokicho 〒327-0508
Hikomacho 〒327-0231
Fujicho 〒327-0801
Fujimicho 〒327-0503
Funakoshicho 〒327-0305
Funatsugawacho 〒327-0035
Horigomecho 〒327-0843
Honcho 〒327-0013
Makadocho 〒327-0824
Magicho 〒327-0513
Machiyacho 〒327-0812
Mikaguracho 〒327-0304
Mizukicho 〒327-0516
Miyashitacho 〒327-0509
Murakamicho 〒327-0046
Mendoricho 〒327-0041
Moroyamacho 〒327-0826
Yamagatacho 〒327-0324
Yamakoshicho 〒327-0318
Yamasugecho 〒327-0505
Yamatocho 〒327-0027
Yoshimizuekimae 〒327-0315
Yoshimizucho 〒327-0313
Yoneyama Minamicho 〒327-0818
Yorozucho 〒327-0028
Wakamatsucho 〒327-0846
Wakamiyakamicho 〒327-0833
Wakamiyashimocho 〒327-0834

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

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