Uji

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Uji

宇治市
Byōdō-in, a World Heritage Site
Flag of Uji
Flag
Official seal of Uji
Seal
Location of Uji in Kyoto Prefecture
Location of Uji in Kyoto Prefecture
Uji is located in Japan
Uji
Uji
 
Coordinates: 34°53′4″N 135°47′59″E / 34.88444°N 135.79972°E / 34.88444; 135.79972Coordinates: 34°53′4″N 135°47′59″E / 34.88444°N 135.79972°E / 34.88444; 135.79972
CountryJapan
RegionKansai
PrefectureKyoto Prefecture
First official recordedearly 5th century
City SettledMarch 1, 1951
Government
 • MayorTadashi Yamamoto
Area
 • Total67.54 km2 (26.08 sq mi)
Population
 (October 1, 2015)
 • Total184,726
 • Estimate 
(2017)
182,921
 • Density2,700/km2 (7,100/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
TreeAcer
FlowerKerria japonica
BirdAlcedo atthis
Phone number0774-22-3141
Address33 Uji Biwa, Uji-shi, Kyōto-fu
611-8501
Websitewww.city.uji.kyoto.jp
Historical population
Year Population ±%
1920 16,807
1930 21,355 +27.1%
1940 27,748 +29.9%
1950 38,231 +37.8%
1960 47,336 +23.8%
1970 103,497 +118.6%
1980 152,692 +47.5%
1990 177,010 +15.9%
2000 189,112 +6.8%
2010 189,609 +0.3%
2015 184,726 −2.6%
Source: [1]

UjiJapanese: 宇治市)is a city that is located in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan.