Edogawa, Tokyo

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Edogawa
江戸川
Special ward
江戸川区 · Edogawa City
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Location of Edogawa in Tokyo
Edogawa, Tokyo is located in Japan
Edogawa
 
Coordinates: 35°42′N 139°53′E / 35.7°N 139.883°E / 35.7; 139.883Coordinates: 35°42′N 139°53′E / 35.7°N 139.883°E / 35.7; 139.883
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Tokyo
Area
 • Total 49.86 km2 (19.25 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 677,629
 • Density 13,260/km2 (34,300/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)

Edogawa (江戸川区 Edogawa-ku?) is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo, Japan.[1]

The municipality calls itself "Edogawa City" in English.[2]

Geography[change | edit source]

Edogawa is in eastern Tokyo. It borders Tokyo Bay on the south. Kōtō and Sumida are on the west. Katsushika is on the northwestern border. On the east, the ward shares boundaries with the cities of Urayasu, Ichikawa and Matsudo in Chiba Prefecture.

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References[change | edit source]

  1. Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG), "Municipalities within Tokyo"; retrieved 2012-3-30.
  2. "Edogawa City Official Homepage"; retrieved 2012-3-30.

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