Tomakomai, Hokkaidō

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Tomakomai

苫小牧
Official seal of Tomakomai
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Location of Tomakomai in Hokkaido (Iburi)
Location of Tomakomai in Hokkaido (Iburi)
Tomakomai is located in Japan
Tomakomai
Tomakomai
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 42°38′N 141°36′E / 42.633°N 141.600°E / 42.633; 141.600Coordinates: 42°38′N 141°36′E / 42.633°N 141.600°E / 42.633; 141.600
CountryJapan
RegionHokkaido
PrefectureHokkaido (Iburi)
Government
 • MayorHirofumi Iwakura
Area
 • Total561.49 km2 (216.79 sq mi)
Population
 (February 29, 2012)
 • Total174,216
 • Density310.27/km2 (803.6/sq mi)
Symbols
 • TreeJapanese Rowan
 • FlowerTree flower: Hasukappu (Lonicera caerulea var. emphyllocalyx)
Grass flower: Hanashōbu (Iris ensata var. ensata)
 • BirdSwan
 • OthersShell: Sakhalin surf clam (Pseudocardium sachalinense)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
City hall address4-5-6 Asahimachi, Tomakomai-shi, Hokkaido
053-8722
Websitewww.city.tomakomai.hokkaido.jp

Tomakomai (苫小牧市, Tomakomai-shi) is a Japanese city and port on the southern coast of Hokkaido It is the largest city in the Iburi Subprefecture.

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The city was founded on April 1, 1948.

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