Neyagawa, Osaka

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Neyagawa
寝屋川市
Special city
Neyagawa Green City
Neyagawa Green City
Flag of Neyagawa
Flag
Official seal of Neyagawa
Symbol
Location of Neyagawa in Osaka Prefecture
Location of Neyagawa in Osaka Prefecture
Neyagawa is located in Japan
Neyagawa
Neyagawa
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°46′N 135°38′E / 34.767°N 135.633°E / 34.767; 135.633Coordinates: 34°46′N 135°38′E / 34.767°N 135.633°E / 34.767; 135.633
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Yoshihiro Baba
Area
 • Total 24.73 km2 (9.55 sq mi)
Population (April 1, 2017)
 • Total 236,758
 • Density 9,600/km2 (25,000/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Sakura
 • Flower Rose
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address 1-1 Honmachi, Neyagawa-shi, Ōsaka-fu
572-8555
Website www.city.neyagawa.osaka.jp

Neyagawa (寝屋川市, Neyagawa-shi) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan, that was founded May 3, 1951.

As of April 2017, the city has an estimated population of 236,758 and a population density of 9,600 persons per km².[1] The total area is 24.73 km².

Neyagawa entered a Sister City relationship with Newport News, Virginia (US), in 1982, and with Oakville, Ontario (Canada), in 1984, where a boulevard is named after the city.

Transportation[edit]

Railways[edit]

Roads[edit]

  • Route 1
  • Route 163
  • Route 170

Education[edit]

Public elementary and junior high schools are operated by Neyagawa Municipal Board of Education.[2]

Public high schools are operated by the Osaka Prefectural Board of Education: [3]

Notable people[edit]

Sister and Friendship cities[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "寝屋川市ホームページ". City.neyagawa.osaka.jp. Retrieved 2017-07-16. 
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-02-12. Retrieved 2007-05-25. 
  3. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-05-17. Retrieved 2007-05-25. 
  4. ^ "大阪府立東寝屋川高校メモリアルホームページ". Osaka-c.ed.jp. Retrieved 2017-07-16. 
  5. ^ "ようこそ、寝屋川高校へ". Osaka-c.ed.jp. Retrieved 2017-07-16. 
  6. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2007-05-23. Retrieved 2007-05-25. 
  7. ^ "西寝屋川高等学校". Osaka-c.ed.jp. Retrieved 2017-07-16. 
  8. ^ "Oakville's Sister City - Neyagawa, Japan". Oakville.ca. Town of Oakville. Archived from the original on 2009-08-28. Retrieved 2009-08-28. 

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