Chūō-ku, Sagamihara

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Chūō
中央区
Ward of Sagamihara
中央区 • Chūō-ku
Map of Chūō-ku, Sagamihara
Map of Chūō-ku, Sagamihara
Chūō is located in Japan
Chūō
Chūō
 
Coordinates: 35°34′17″N 139°22′24″E / 35.57139°N 139.37333°E / 35.57139; 139.37333Coordinates: 35°34′17″N 139°22′24″E / 35.57139°N 139.37333°E / 35.57139; 139.37333
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Kanagawa
City Sagamihara
Area
 • Total 36.8 km2 (14.2 sq mi)
Population (March 1, 2010)
 • Total 265,057
 • Density 7,202/km2 (18,650/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Phone number 042-769-9802
Address 11-15, Chūō 2-chōme Chūō-ku, Sagamihara-shi Kanagawa-ken 252-5277
Website Chūō-ku home page
Sagamihara City Hall, also housing Chūō-ku Ward Office

Chūō-ku (中央区 Chūō-ku?) is one of three wards of Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan, located in the central part of the city. The north west of Chūō-ku faces Midori-ku; the south east faces Minami-ku; the north faces Machida.

Chūō-ku was created on April 1, 2010 when Sagamihara became a city designated by government ordinance (a "designated city").

As of March 2010, Chūō-ku had a population of 265,057, with a land area of 36.8 square kilometers.