Miyawaka, Fukuoka

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Miyawaka
宮若市
City
Miyawaka city hall
Miyawaka city hall
Flag of Miyawaka
Flag
Location of Miyawaka in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Miyawaka in Fukuoka Prefecture
Miyawaka is located in Japan
Miyawaka
Miyawaka
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°43′N 130°40′E / 33.717°N 130.667°E / 33.717; 130.667Coordinates: 33°43′N 130°40′E / 33.717°N 130.667°E / 33.717; 130.667
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
Area
 • Total 139.99 km2 (54.05 sq mi)
Population (February 2007)
 • Total 31,296
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website City of Miyawaka

Miyawaka (宮若市 Miyawaka-shi?) is a city located in Fukuoka, Japan.

As of February 1, 2007, the city has a population of 31,296 and a population density of 223.56 persons per km2. The total area is 139.99 km2.

The modern city of Miyakawa was established on February 11, 2006, from the merger of the towns of Miyata and Wakamiya (both from Kurate District).

Since February 1991, the manufacturing facility of Toyota Motor Kyushu, Inc. is based in Miyawaka, building both Toyota and Lexus models.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Affiliates (Toyota wholly owned subsidiaries)-Toyota Motor Kyushu, Inc.". Toyota Motor Corporation. 2012. Retrieved 2014-02-14. 

External links[edit]

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