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Upper stage:Komaki Castle
Lower stage:Komaki Skyline
Location of Komaki in Aichi Prefecture
|• - Mayor||Naoteru Nakano|
|• Total||62.81 km2 (24.25 sq mi)|
|Population (May 2015)|
|• Density||2,340/km2 (6,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|- Tree||Tabunoki (Machilus thunbergii)|
|Address||1-1 Horinouchi, Komaki-shi, Aichi-ken 485-8650|
Komaki is located in west-central Aichi Prefecture, north of the Nagoya metropolis.
During the Sengoku period, the area surrounding Mount Komaki was the site of the Battle of Komaki and Nagakute in 1584. It was part of the holdings of Owari Domain during the Edo period. During the Meiji period, the area was organized into villages under Higashikasugai District, Aichi. Komaki was proclaimed a town on July 16, 1906. Komaki was raised to city status on January 1, 1955, after merging with the village of Kitasato in Nishikasugai District, Aichi.
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Sumitomo Riko, a global rubber and synthetic resin products manufacturing company, whose automotive anti-vibration components hold the largest global market share, has its headquarters in the city.
- Meitetsu – Komaki Line
- From 1991-2006, the Peachliner, a guided transport system, operated throughout the city.
- Urban Expressways (Japan)
Japan National Route
- Komaki has 16 elementary schools, nine middle schools and four high schools
- International School
Each year, Wyandotte and Komaki have an exchange student program, allowing students to be hosted by a family in the other city.
- Hōnen Matsuri, and annual fertility festival held on March 15 at Tagata Shrine.
- Menard Art Museum
- Mount Komaki(Komaki Castle)
Noted people from Komaki
- Asuka Teramoto - Olympic gymnast
- Jōtarō Watanabe – Imperial Japanese Army general
- Minoru Tanaka – professional wrestler
- Miku Ishida – singer, gravure artist
- AK-69 – hip-hop artist
- Kohei Hirate – professional race car driver
- "Domestic production and sales bases." Sumitomo Riko. Retrieved on January 28, 2015.
- "Escolas Brasileiras Homologadas no Japão" (Archive). Embassy of Brazil in Tokyo. February 7, 2008. Retrieved on October 13, 2015.
- "US-Japan Sister Cities by State". Asia Matters for America. Honolulu, HI: East-West Center. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
- "International Exchange". List of Affiliation Partners within Prefectures. Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR). Retrieved 21 November 2015.
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- Komaki City official website (Japanese)