|Ward of Hiroshima|
Hiroshima Big Arch
Location of Mihama in Asaminami-ku in Hiroshima City
|• Total||117.19 km2 (45.25 sq mi)|
|Population (February 29, 2012)|
|• Density||2,004.57/km2 (5,191.8/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|Asaminami Ward Office's Address||Furuichi 1-33-14, Asaminami-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture (広島県広島市安佐南区古市１丁目33番14号)|
Asa-gun consisted of Gion-cho, Yasufuruichi-cho, Sato-cho, Numata-cho. After being merged with Hiroshima in 1973, this ward was named Asaminami-ku. The largest station of Astramline Vehicles, a new traffic system, is in Asaminami-ku. This system brought population inflow because of increasing houses.
- San'yō Expressway
- Hiroshima Expressway (NEXCO West)
- Hiroshima Expressway (urban expressway)
Hiroshima Mitsubishi Heavy Industries in Gion closed its doors in 2003.
- Hiroshima City University
- Hiroshima University of Economics
- Hiroshima Shudo University
- Yasuda Women's University
- Hiroshima culture junior college
They used to produce Hiroshimana-zuke in Satou-chou. It is said that Hiroshimana-zuke had produced since the Edo period.
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