Toshima

From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Toshima
豊島区
Toshima City
Ikebukuro at night in Toshima
Ikebukuro at night in Toshima
Flag of Toshima
Official seal of Toshima
Location of Toshima in Tokyo
Location of Toshima in Tokyo
Toshima is located in Japan
Toshima
Toshima
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°44′00″N 139°43′00″E / 35.73333°N 139.71667°E / 35.73333; 139.71667Coordinates: 35°44′00″N 139°43′00″E / 35.73333°N 139.71667°E / 35.73333; 139.71667
CountryJapan
RegionKantō
PrefectureTokyo
Government
 • MayorYukio Takano
Area
 • Total13.01 km2 (5.02 sq mi)
Population
 (May 1, 2015)
 • Total298,250
 • Density22,920/km2 (59,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+09:00 (JST)
City hall address1-18-1 Higashi Ikebukuro
170-8422
Websitewww.city.toshima.lg.jp
Symbols
FlowerAzalea
TreePrunus × yedoensis

Toshima (Japanese: 豊島区) is a special ward in Tokyo, Japan.