Hashimoto (ζ©‹ζœ¬εΈ‚), a city in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan, is located in the northeastern part of the prefecture, bordering Nara Prefecture. With a population of approximately 62,000, the city spans an area of 130.55 square kilometers. Hashimoto is known for its natural beauty, including the scenic Koyasan area and the historic Koya-Ryujin Skyline. The city serves as a gateway to the famous Buddhist pilgrimage site of Mount Koya. Hashimoto's economy is supported by agriculture, particularly fruits and vegetables, and tourism.

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Districts and Postal Codes in Hashimoto

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District Postal Code
Akatsuka γ€’648-0022
Ayanodai γ€’648-0019
Ichiwaki γ€’648-0073
Ueda γ€’648-0024
Oharata γ€’648-0071
Ominedai γ€’648-0005
Kakinokizaka γ€’648-0097
Kashikodo γ€’648-0037
Kasebara γ€’648-0084
Kamuro γ€’648-0043
Kishikami γ€’648-0085
Kitababa γ€’648-0061
Kitayadori γ€’648-0033
Kinohikaridai γ€’648-0007
Kimi γ€’648-0052
KImigaoka γ€’648-0092
Kegano γ€’648-0093
Koino γ€’648-0021
Koyaguchicho Ogo γ€’649-7201
Koyaguchicho Ono γ€’649-7207
Koyaguchicho Oda γ€’649-7204
Koyaguchicho Kaminaka γ€’649-7212
Koyaguchicho Kuju γ€’649-7215
Koyaguchicho Sagatani γ€’649-7213
Koyaguchicho Shimonaka γ€’649-7211
Koyaguchicho Takeo γ€’649-7214
Koyaguchicho Tahara γ€’649-7216
Koyaguchicho Nagura γ€’649-7205
Koyaguchicho Nagoso γ€’649-7203
Koyaguchicho Fushihara γ€’649-7202
Koyaguchicho Kojima γ€’649-7206
Koyodai γ€’648-0099
Kosada γ€’648-0065
Konono γ€’648-0086
Gomou γ€’648-0066
Sakaihara γ€’648-0006
Satsukidai γ€’648-0075
Shimizu γ€’648-0041
Shobutani γ€’648-0082
Shirasakidai γ€’648-0053
Shiroyamadai γ€’648-0054
Sugio γ€’648-0001
Sugo γ€’648-0038
Sudacho Imou γ€’648-0012
Sudacho Kamigyogo γ€’648-0014
Sudacho Shimohyogo γ€’648-0016
Sudacho Koze γ€’648-0015
Sudacho Shimokusa γ€’648-0004
Sudacho Tarui γ€’648-0018
Sudacho Chuge γ€’648-0013
Sudacho Nakajima γ€’648-0017
Sudacho Hirano γ€’648-0002
Sudacho Matsuchi γ€’648-0011
Sudacho Yamauchi γ€’648-0003
Tadano γ€’648-0031
Taniobuka γ€’648-0032
Tsuma γ€’648-0062
Deto γ€’648-0083
Toge γ€’648-0072
Nakado γ€’648-0023
Nishihata γ€’648-0042
No γ€’648-0074
Hashitani γ€’648-0095
Hashimoto γ€’648-0064
Hashiramoto γ€’648-0091
Harada γ€’648-0063
Hikotani γ€’648-0035
Hosokawa γ€’648-0051
Mitsuishidai γ€’648-0094
Minamibaba γ€’648-0044
Minamiyadori γ€’648-0034
Miyukidai γ€’648-0088
Miyukitsuji γ€’648-0096
Mukasoi γ€’648-0025
Yagurawaki γ€’648-0098
Yamada γ€’648-0081
Yokoza γ€’648-0036
Yoshihara γ€’648-0087

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

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