Adachi, Tokyo

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Special ward
足立区 · Adachi City
A street in front of Kita-Senju Station in Adachi
Location of Adachi in Tokyo
Adachi, Tokyo is located in Japan
Coordinates: 35°47′N 139°48′E / 35.783°N 139.8°E / 35.783; 139.8Coordinates: 35°47′N 139°48′E / 35.783°N 139.8°E / 35.783; 139.8
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Tokyo
 • Mayor Yayoi Kondo (since June 2007)
 • Total 53.20 km2 (20.54 sq mi)
Population (April 1, 2011)
 • Total 645,365
 • Density 12,130.92/km2 (31,418.9/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Cherry Blossom
- Flower Tulip

Adachi (足立区 Adachi-ku?) is one of the 23 special wards within Tokyo, Japan.[1]

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

Geography[change | change source]

Adachi is in northern Tokyo. It borders Arakawa on the south. Kita is on the ward's western border. Saitama Prefecture is on the norther border. Katsushika is on the east.

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References[change | change source]

  1. Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG), "Municipalities within Tokyo"; retrieved 2012-3-26.
  2. Adachi City; retrieved 2012-3-26.

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