Chūō-ku, Sagamihara

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Chūō

中央区
Chūō Ward
Map of Chūō-ku, Sagamihara
Map of Chūō-ku, Sagamihara
Chūō is located in Japan
Chūō
Chūō
 
Coordinates: 35°34′17″N 139°22′24″E / 35.57139°N 139.37333°E / 35.57139; 139.37333Coordinates: 35°34′17″N 139°22′24″E / 35.57139°N 139.37333°E / 35.57139; 139.37333
CountryJapan
RegionKantō
PrefectureKanagawa
CitySagamihara
Area
 • Total36.8 km2 (14.2 sq mi)
Population
(March 1, 2010)
 • Total265,057
 • Density7,202/km2 (18,650/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Phone number042-769-9802
Address11-15, Chūō 2-chōme Chūō-ku, Sagamihara-shi Kanagawa-ken 252-5277
WebsiteChūō-ku home page
Sagamihara City Hall, also housing Chūō-ku Ward Office

Chūō-ku (中央区, Chūō-ku) is one of three wards of Sagamihara, Kanagawa, Japan, located in the central part of the city. The north west of Chūō-ku faces Midori-ku; the south east faces Minami-ku; the north faces Machida.

Chūō-ku was created on April 1, 2010 when Sagamihara became a city designated by government ordinance (a "designated city").

As of March 2010, Chūō-ku had a population of 265,057, with a land area of 36.8 square kilometers.