Hakodate

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Hakodate

函館市
Clockwise from the top: Goryokaku, Hakodate Orthodox Church, Night View from Mount Hakodate, Goryokaku Tower, Hachiman-Zaka and Hakodate Port
Clockwise from the top: Goryokaku, Hakodate Orthodox Church, Night View from Mount Hakodate, Goryokaku Tower, Hachiman-Zaka and Hakodate Port
Flag of Hakodate
Flag
Official seal of Hakodate
Seal
Location of Hakodate in Oshima, Hokkaido
Location of Hakodate
Hakodate is located in Japan
Hakodate
Hakodate
 
Coordinates: 41°46′N 140°44′E / 41.767°N 140.733°E / 41.767; 140.733Coordinates: 41°46′N 140°44′E / 41.767°N 140.733°E / 41.767; 140.733
CountryJapan
RegionHokkaido
PrefectureHokkaido (Oshima Subprefecture)
Government
 • MayorToshiki Kudo (since May 2011)
Area
 • Total677.89 km2 (261.73 sq mi)
Elevation15 m (49 ft)
Population
 (Feb, 2017)
 • Total264,845
 • Density412.83/km2 (1,069.2/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Symbols 
• TreeOnko (Japanese yew)
• FlowerAzalea
• BirdVaried tit
• FishSquid
Phone number0138-21-3111
Address4-13 Shinonome-chō, Hakodate-shi, Hokkaidō
040-8666
Websitewww.city.hakodate.hokkaido.jp

Hakodate (函館市, Hakodate-shi) is a city that is in Hokkaidō, Japan. Hakodate is beside the Tsugaru Strait, there is also a mountain called Mount Hakodate, that is next to the city. [2] [3] [4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Where is Hakodate, Japan?". worldatlas.com. Retrieved 10 June 2019.
  2. Young, Davey (2017-10-07). "Hokkaido's Hakodate is heaven for gourmands of all stripes". The Japan Times. Retrieved 2020-11-11.
  3. "Where is Hakodate, Japan?". WorldAtlas. Retrieved 2020-11-11.
  4. "Mount Hakodate". japan-guide.com. Retrieved 2020-11-11.

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