The south side of the station, December 2011
|Location||5-121 Makuharicho, Hanamigawa-ku, Chiba-shi, Chiba-ken|
|Operated by||JR East|
|Line(s)||Chūō-Sōbu Line (the official line name: Sōbu Main Line)|
|Distance||31.6 km from Tokyo|
|Platforms||2 island platforms|
|Opened||9 December 1894|
|Passengers (FY2016)||15,730 daily|
The station consists of two island platforms serving three tracks (platforms 2 and 3 serve the same track).
|1-2||Chūō-Sōbu Line||for Tsudanuma, Akihabara, Shinjuku, and Mitaka|
|3-4||Chūō-Sōbu Line||for Inage and Chiba|
The station opened on 9 December 1894. With the privatization of Japanese National Railways (JNR) on 1 April 1987, the station came under the control of JR East.
- 各駅の乗車人員 （2016年度） [Station passenger boarding figures (Fiscal 2016)] (in Japanese). Japan: East Japan Railway Company. Retrieved 23 December 2017.
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- JR East station information (JR East) (in Japanese)