Uozu (魚津市) is a city located in Toyama Prefecture, Japan, with a population of approximately 42,224 as of March 2018. The city is known for its unique natural phenomena, including mirages, the bioluminescent firefly squid, and the buried forest, all of which are major attractions. Uozu also has historical significance, featuring sites like the Matsukura Castle ruins and the ancient sugi (Cryptomeria) forest. The city's economy is supported by fishing and tourism, with a rich cultural heritage celebrated through various local festivals. 

💻 Uozu City Official Government Website

Districts and Postal Codes in Uozu

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District Postal Code
Ainoki 〒937-0045
Ainokishin 〒937-0047
Aojima 〒937-0063
Aoyanagi 〒937-0014
Akebi 〒937-0036
Asou 〒937-0847
Ariyama 〒937-0846
Ikedani 〒937-0828
Ishigaki 〒937-0814
Ishigakishin 〒937-0813
Ide 〒937-0821
Inden 〒937-0812
Uwano 〒937-0843
Ekimaeshinmachi 〒937-0051
Eguchi 〒937-0017
Okuma 〒937-0835
Osawa 〒937-0026
Osuganuma 〒937-0039
Okakyoden 〒937-0004
Ogawaji 〒937-0022
Kaidashin 〒937-0032
Kakuma 〒937-0834
Kanauramachi 〒937-0054
Kanayamadani 〒937-0832
Kamiguchi 〒937-0865
Kamimuraki 〒937-0046
Kamogawamachi 〒937-0861
Kawahara 〒937-0855
Kawaberi 〒937-0856
Kannondo 〒937-0831
Kitaonie 〒937-0066
Kitanaka 〒937-0065
Kitayama 〒937-0826
Kichijima 〒937-0041
Kinoshitashin 〒937-0011
Kyodennakamachi 〒937-0007
Kyodennishimachi 〒937-0006
Kurosawa 〒937-0025
Kurodani 〒937-0035
Keino 〒937-0852
Kosuganuma 〒937-0833
Kotobukimachi 〒937-0009
Saeki 〒937-0841
Sanga 〒937-0857
Sanda 〒937-0811
Jikoji 〒937-0003
Shimajiiri 〒937-0033
Shimotsubaki 〒937-0844
Shimomurakimachi 〒937-0802
Shakado 〒937-0067
Shinkadogawa 〒937-0864
Shinkanaya 〒937-0801
Shinkyoden 〒937-0010
Shinjuku 〒937-0863
Shinjojimachi 〒937-0867
Suehirocho 〒937-0059
Sumiyoshi 〒937-0851
Suwamachi 〒937-0056
Daikanjishin 〒937-0815
Daikaijino 〒937-0816
Daikoji 〒937-0807
Takabatake 〒937-0064
Tateishi 〒937-0016
Chuodori 〒937-0055
Tsubono 〒937-0827
Tenjinnoshin 〒937-0013
Tenno 〒937-0005
Dozaka 〒937-0031
Tojo 〒937-0034
Tozo 〒937-0037
Tomomichi 〒937-0806
Toradani 〒937-0837
Nagabikino 〒937-0023
Namikicho 〒937-0804
Nishiosaki 〒937-0018
Hach 〒937-0836
Hamakyoden 〒937-0001
Hiebatake 〒937-0825
Hio 〒937-0028
Higashiozaki 〒937-0012
Higashimachi 〒937-0008
Higashiyama 〒937-0015
Hinomiyamachi 〒937-0058
Hirasawa 〒937-0038
Fukuro 〒937-0043
Fusezume 〒937-0024
Futabacho 〒937-0868
Butsuden 〒937-0061
Butsumata 〒937-0062
Bunkamachi 〒937-0862
Heidenji 〒937-0002
Hebita 〒937-0021
Hongo 〒937-0805
Hongo Shinmachi 〒937-0803
Honmachi 〒937-0866
Masukata 〒937-0845
Masuda 〒937-0822
Mikage 〒937-0027
Midoricho 〒937-0052
Minatomachi 〒937-0057
Miyazu 〒937-0853
Murakimachi 〒937-0053
Muroda 〒937-0824
Motoshin 〒937-0068
Yagenji 〒937-0854
Yunoe 〒937-0823
Yokomakura 〒937-0044
Yoshino 〒937-0842
Rokuromaru 〒937-0042

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

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