|• - Mayor||Hisakata Takekoshi (since February 2010)|
|• Total||289.87 km2 (111.92 sq mi)|
|Population (November 1, 2013)|
|• Density||125/km2 (320/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|Address||West Kohara 843, Yamanashi City, Yamanashi-ken 405-8501|
Yamanashi City is located in north-central Yamanashi Prefecture.
- Yamanashi Prefecture
- Saitama Prefecture
- Nagano Prefecture
The village of Yamanashi was founded on July 1, 1942, by the merger of two hamlets within Higashiyamanashi District. It was elevated to city status on July 1, 1954.
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- Seihaku-ji – Buddhist temple
Media related to Yamanashi, Yamanashi at Wikimedia Commons
- Yamanashi City official website (Japanese)