Itabashi, Tokyo

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Special ward
板橋区 · Itabashi City
The east exit of Itabashi Station
Itabashi, Tokyo is located 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
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Tokyo
 • Mayor Ken Sakamoto
 • Total 32.17 km2 (12.42 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 531,793
 • Density 16,270/km2 (42,100/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Postal code(s) 173-8501
- Tree Keyaki
- Flower Anemone flaccida
- Bird Japanese Pied Wagtail
Address Tokyo, Itabashi-ku, Itabashi 2-66-1

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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