Moriyama, Shiga

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Moriyama
守山市
City
Flag of Moriyama
Flag
Location of Moriyama in Shiga Prefecture
Location of Moriyama in Shiga Prefecture
Moriyama is located in Japan
Moriyama
Moriyama
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°3′31″N 135°59′39″E / 35.05861°N 135.99417°E / 35.05861; 135.99417Coordinates: 35°3′31″N 135°59′39″E / 35.05861°N 135.99417°E / 35.05861; 135.99417
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Shiga Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Kazuhiro Miyamoto
Area
 • Total 55.73 km2 (21.52 sq mi)
Population (August 1, 2011)
 • Total 77,384
 • Density 1,400/km2 (3,600/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Cinnamomum camphora
 • Flower Nelumbo nucifera
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address 5-22, 2-chome, Yoshimi, Moriyama-shi, Shiga-ken
524-8585
Website www.city.moriyama.shiga.jp

Moriyama (守山市 Moriyama-shi?) is a city located in Shiga Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on July 1, 1970.

As of August 1, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 77,384 and the density of 1,390 persons per km². The total area is 55.73 km².

Its sister city is Adrian, Michigan, United States.

External links[edit]