Yūki, Ibaraki

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Yūki
結城市
City
Flag of Yūki
Flag
Location of Yūki in Ibaraki Prefecture
Location of Yūki in Ibaraki Prefecture
Yūki is located in Japan
Yūki
Yūki
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 36°18′08″N 139°52′48″E / 36.30222°N 139.88000°E / 36.30222; 139.88000Coordinates: 36°18′08″N 139°52′48″E / 36.30222°N 139.88000°E / 36.30222; 139.88000
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Ibaraki Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Eizo Konishi (since August 2003)
Area
 • Total 65.84 km2 (25.42 sq mi)
Population (May 1, 2011)
 • Total 51,966
 • Density 790/km2 (2,000/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Mulberry
- Flower Lilium
Address Oji-Yuki 1447, Yuki City, Ibaraki Prefecture (茨城県結城市大字結城1447)
307-8501
Phone number 81-(0)296-32-1111
Website www.city.yuki.lg.jp

Yūki (結城市 Yūki-shi?) is a city located in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on March 15, 1954.

As of May 1, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 51,966, with 18,132 households and a population density of 789.28 persons per km². The total area is 65.84 km². There is a relatively large population of people of Brazilian, Filipino, Peruvian, and mixed descent.

Yūki is famous for traditional Japanese weavings including cloth and paper, and has a rich religious history with many older Buddhist temples and Shinto shrines.

Famous People from Yūki[edit]

Gun hunting is not allowed in all areas of Yuuki

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