Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu

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Nishi
西区
Ward
Nishi Ward
Lake Hamana and Hamanako Road Bridge
Lake Hamana and Hamanako Road Bridge
Location of Nishi-ku in  Shizuoka
Location of Nishi-ku in Shizuoka
Nishi is located in Japan
Nishi
Nishi
 
Coordinates: 34°41′33.77″N 137°38′43.2″E / 34.6927139°N 137.645333°E / 34.6927139; 137.645333Coordinates: 34°41′33.77″N 137°38′43.2″E / 34.6927139°N 137.645333°E / 34.6927139; 137.645333
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Shizuoka
City Hamamatsu
Area
 • Total 114.40 km2 (44.17 sq mi)
Population (July 1, 2012)
 • Total 112,619
 • Density 984/km2 (2,550/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Phone number 053-597-1111
Address 1-31-1 Yūtō, Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka 431-0193
Website Nishi-ku home page

Nishi-ku (西区 Nishi-ku?) is one of seven wards of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, located in the southwest corner of the city. It is bordered by Naka-ku, Kita-ku, Minami-ku, and the city of Kosai. The 3rd largest ward of Hamamatsu in terms of area, much of the ward is still rural, with farms and rice fields.

Nishi-ku was created on April 1, 2007 when Hamamatsu became a city designated by government ordinance (a "designated city").

Nishi-ku is served by Maisaka Station and Bentenjima Station on the Tōkaidō Main Line railway.

Nishi Ward Office, Hamamatsu

Education[edit]

International schools:

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ubicación y Acceso." Mundo de Alegría. Retrieved on October 24, 2015. "〒431-0102 Shizuoka-ken Hamamatsu-shi Nishi-ku Yuto-cho Ubumi 9611-1" - Japanese address: "住所 〒431-0102 静岡県 浜松市 西区 雄踏町 宇布見 9611-1"
  2. ^ "Escolas Brasileiras Homologadas no Japão" (Archived February 7, 2008, at the Wayback Machine.). Embassy of Brazil in Tokyo. Retrieved on October 13, 2015. "3. Colégio Mundo de Alegria (Hamamatsu)[...]Endereço: 9611-1 Ubumi, Yuto-cho, Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken 431-0102"
Hamamatsu Flower Park
Kanzanji Hot Springs's buildings