Hamakita Ward

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Hamakita-ku
浜北区
Ward of Hamamatsu
Location of Hamakita-ku in  Shizuoka
Location of Hamakita-ku in Shizuoka
Hamakita-ku is located in Japan
Hamakita-ku
Hamakita-ku
 
Coordinates: 34°46′30″N 137°48′56″E / 34.77500°N 137.81556°E / 34.77500; 137.81556Coordinates: 34°46′30″N 137°48′56″E / 34.77500°N 137.81556°E / 34.77500; 137.81556
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Shizuoka
City Hamamatsu
Area
 • Total 66.51 km2 (25.68 sq mi)
Population (May 1, 2009)
 • Total 90,817
 • Density 1,370/km2 (3,500/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Phone number 053-926-1111
Address Nishimisono 6-banchi, Hamakita-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka 434-8550
Website Hamakita-ku home page

Hamakita-ku (浜北区?) is one of the seven wards of the city of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan. It is bordered by Tenryū-ku, Higashi-ku and Naka-ku and the city of Iwata. The Tenryū River and the Akaishi Mountains form natural boundaries for the ward

Hamakita Ward was established on April 1, 2007. As of 2009, it had a population of 90,817 persons in an area of 66.51 km2, with a population density of 1370 persons per square kilometer.

Transportation[edit]

Railroads[edit]

Central Station: Hamakita Station

Bus[edit]

National Route[edit]

Prefectural Route[edit]

Government[edit]

Hamakita Ward Office[edit]

The ward office is located at 6 Nishimisono. The hall is split into north and south halls and the south hall was previously used as Kitahama Village Hall. The north hall was built as a result of five municipalities merged to form the town of Hamakita and later become the city of Hamakita.

Hamakita Ward Office, Hamamatsu

Districts within Hamakita Ward[edit]

Hamana District (浜名地区)[edit]

  • Uchino(内野)
  • Uchinodai(内野台)
  • Komatsu(小松)
  • Somejidai(染地台)
  • Hirakuchi(平口)

Hamakita District (北浜地区)[edit]

  • Aburaisshiki(油一色)
  • Kamizenji(上善地)
  • Kibune(貴布祢)
  • Kobayashi(小林)
  • Zenji(善地)
  • Takasono(高薗)
  • Takabatake(高畑)
  • Terajima(寺島)
  • Dōhon(道本)
  • Nakajō(中条)
  • Nagashima(永島)
  • Niino(新野)
  • Niibori(新堀)
  • Nishimisono(西美薗)
  • Numa(沼)
  • Higashimisono(東美薗)
  • Honzawai(本沢合)
  • Yawata(八幡)
  • Yokosuka(横須賀)
  • Ryūnan(竜南)

Nakase District (中瀬地区)[edit]

  • Kamijima(上島)
  • Toyoyasu(豊保)
  • Nakase(中瀬)

Akasa District (赤佐地区)[edit]

  • Ono(尾野)
  • Oro(於呂)
  • Negata(根堅)

Aratama District (麁玉地区)[edit]

  • Oidaira(大平)
  • Sandaichi(三大地)
  • Shinpara(新原)
  • Hainoki(灰木)
  • Horiya(堀谷)
  • Miyaguchi(宮口)
  • Yondaichi(四大地)

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