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|• Mayor||Hidetoshi Shiokawa (from March 2022)|
|• Total||139.99 km2 (54.05 sq mi)|
(April 1, 2017)
|• Density||200/km2 (510/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+09:00 (JST)|
Miyawaka (宮若市, Miyawaka-shi) is a city located in Fukuoka, Japan. As of April 1, 2017, the city had a population of 27,544 and a population density of 200 persons per km2. The total area is 139.99 km2.
The modern city of Miyawaka was established in February 11, 2006, from the merger of the towns of Miyata and Wakamiya (both from Kurate District). The new city took its name from portions of the two older town names from which it was formed, Miyata, Wakamiya,
A firefly festival is held at Nishikura no Oka Sports Park. At the beginning of June, many fireflies dance around the whole park.
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- Media related to Miyawaka, Fukuoka at Wikimedia Commons
- Miyawaka City official website (in Japanese)