Yukuhashi, Fukuoka

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Yukuhashi
行橋市
City
Location of Yukuhashi in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Yukuhashi in Fukuoka Prefecture
Yukuhashi is located in Japan
Yukuhashi
Yukuhashi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°44′N 130°59′E / 33.733°N 130.983°E / 33.733; 130.983Coordinates: 33°44′N 130°59′E / 33.733°N 130.983°E / 33.733; 130.983
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
Area
 • Total 69.83 km2 (26.96 sq mi)
Population (June 30, 2005)
 • Total 72,005
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website City of Yukuhashi

Yukuhashi (行橋市 Yukuhashi-shi?) is a satellite city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, about 25 kilometers southeast of Kitakyushu. The city was founded on October 10, 1954.

As of June 30, 2005, the city has a population of 72,005 (according to the city's official home page) and a population density of 1,002.43 persons per km². The total area is 69.83 km².

History[edit]

The hamlet of Maeda in Yukuhashi was the birthplace of Suematsu Kencho.

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External links[edit]

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