Itabashi, Tokyo

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Itabashi

板橋
板橋区 · Itabashi City
The east exit of Itabashi Station
The east exit of Itabashi Station
Official seal of Itabashi
Flag
Itabashi is located in Japan
Itabashi
Itabashi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°46′N 139°41′E / 35.767°N 139.683°E / 35.767; 139.683Coordinates: 35°46′N 139°41′E / 35.767°N 139.683°E / 35.767; 139.683
CountryJapan
RegionKantō
PrefectureTokyo
Government
 • MayorKen Sakamoto
Area
 • Total32.17 km2 (12.42 sq mi)
Population
(2008)
 • Total531,793
 • Density16,270/km2 (42,100/sq mi)
Symbols
 • TreeKeyaki
 • FlowerAnemone flaccida
 • BirdJapanese Pied Wagtail
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Postal code(s)
173-8501
City hall addressTokyo, Itabashi-ku, Itabashi 2-66-1
173-8501
Websitewww.city.itabashi.tokyo.jp

Itabashi (板橋区, Itabashi-ku) is one of the 23 special wards in Tokyo, Japan.[1]

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

Geography[change | change source]

Itabashi is in northern Tokyo. It borders Toshima to the south. Nerima is on the ward's western border. The Arakawa River and Saitama Prefecture are the norther border. Kita is on the east.

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References[change | change source]

  1. Tokyo Metropolitan Government (TMG), "Municipalities within Tokyo"; retrieved 2012-3-27.
  2. Itabashi City; retrieved 2012-3-27.

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