Ibaraki, Osaka

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Ibaraki
茨木市
Special city
Flag of Ibaraki
Flag
Official seal of Ibaraki
Symbol
Location of Ibaraki in Osaka Prefecture
Location of Ibaraki in Osaka Prefecture
Ibaraki is located in Japan
Ibaraki
Ibaraki
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°48′59″N 135°34′7″E / 34.81639°N 135.56861°E / 34.81639; 135.56861Coordinates: 34°48′59″N 135°34′7″E / 34.81639°N 135.56861°E / 34.81639; 135.56861
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Sen'ichi Nomura
Area
 • Total 76.52 km2 (29.54 sq mi)
Population (February 28, 2017)
 • Total 280,562
 • Density 3,700/km2 (9,500/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Oak
 • Flower Rose
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address 3-8-13 Ekimae, Ibaraki-shi, Ōsaka-fu
567-8505
Website www.city.ibaraki.osaka.jp

Ibaraki (茨木市, Ibaraki-shi) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. It is a suburban city of Osaka City and a part of the Kyoto-Osaka-Kobe metropolitan area. Literally Ibaraki in English means Wild Trees or Thorny trees. The city was founded on January 1, 1948.

As of February 2017, the city has an estimated population of 280,562 and a population density of 3,580 persons per km².[1] The total area is 76.52 km².

Buddhist temple in Ibaraki

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Education[edit]

Prefectural public senior high schools:

Private junior and senior high schools:

Private senior high schools:

Sister and friendship cities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official website of Ibaraki city" (in Japanese). Japan: Ibaraki City. Retrieved 10 April 2017. 

External links[edit]

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