Neyagawa, Osaka

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Neyagawa
寝屋川市
Special city
Neyagawa Green City
Neyagawa Green City
Flag of Neyagawa
Flag
Location of Neyagawa in Osaka Prefecture
Location of Neyagawa in Osaka Prefecture
Neyagawa is located in Japan
Neyagawa
Neyagawa
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°46′N 135°38′E / 34.767°N 135.633°E / 34.767; 135.633Coordinates: 34°46′N 135°38′E / 34.767°N 135.633°E / 34.767; 135.633
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Yoshihiro Baba
Area
 • Total 24.73 km2 (9.55 sq mi)
Population (January 2010)
 • Total 238,549
 • Density 9,650/km2 (25,000/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Sakura
- Flower Rose
Address 1-1 Honmachi, Neyagawa-shi, Ōsaka-fu
572-8555
Phone number 072-824-1181
Website Neyagawa City

Neyagawa (寝屋川市 Neyagawa-shi?) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan, that was founded May 3, 1951.

As of 2010 the city has an estimated population of 238,549 and a population density of 9,650 persons per km². The total area is 24.73 km².

Neyagawa entered a Sister City relationship with Newport News, Virginia (US), in 1982, and with Oakville, Ontario (Canada), in 1984, where a boulevard is named after the city.

Transportation[edit]

Railways[edit]

Roads[edit]

  • Route 1
  • Route 163
  • Route 170

Education[edit]

Public elementary and junior high schools are operated by Neyagawa Municipal Board of Education [1].

Public high schools are operated by the Osaka Prefectural Board of Education: [2]

Notable people[edit]

Sister and Friendship cities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Oakville's Sister City - Neyagawa, Japan". Oakville.ca. Town of Oakville. Archived from the original on 2009-08-28. Retrieved 2009-08-28. 

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