Toyoake, Aichi

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Toyoake
豊明市
City
Okehazama Old Battle Field
Okehazama Old Battle Field
Flag of Toyoake
Flag
Official seal of Toyoake
Seal
Location of Toyoake in Aichi Prefecture
Location of Toyoake in Aichi Prefecture
Toyoake is located in Japan
Toyoake
Toyoake
 
Coordinates: 35°03′3.1″N 137°0′46.2″E / 35.050861°N 137.012833°E / 35.050861; 137.012833Coordinates: 35°03′3.1″N 137°0′46.2″E / 35.050861°N 137.012833°E / 35.050861; 137.012833
Country Japan
Region Chūbu (Tōkai)
Prefecture Aichi Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Hidekatsu Aiba
Area
 • Total 23.22 km2 (8.97 sq mi)
Population (May 2015)
 • Total 69,511
 • Density 2,990/km2 (7,700/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Zelkova
- Flower Sunflower
Phone number 0562-92-1111
Address 1-1 Komochimatsu, Shinden-chō, Toyoake-shi, Aichi-ken 470-1195
Website Official website
Toyoake City Hall

Toyoake (豊明市 Toyoake-shi?) is a city located in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.

As of May 2015, the city had an estimated population of 69,511 and a population density of 2,990 persons per km². The total area was 23.22 square kilometres (8.97 sq mi).

History[edit]

The area of modern Toyoake was part of Owari Province and was the location of many battles during the Sengoku period. In the cadastral reforms of 1888, Toyoake Village was created within Aichi District. Toyoake became a town on January 1, 1951, and was elevated to city status on August 1, 1982.

Education[edit]

Primary schools[edit]

  • Toyoake Primary School
  • Kutsukake Primary School
  • Chuo Primary School
  • Sakae Primary School
  • Omiya Primary School
  • Soho Primary School
  • Misaki Primary School
  • Tate Primary School
  • Karatake Primary School

Junior High schools[edit]

  • Toyoake Junior High School
  • Sakae Junior High School
  • Kutsukake Junior High School
  • Seijo Junior High School

High schools[edit]

  • Toyoake High School
  • Seijo High School

International schools[edit]

North Korean:

Universities and Colleges[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Route 1 in Toyoake

Railway[edit]

Highway[edit]

Sister city relations[edit]

Local attractions[edit]

Places[edit]

  • Ruins of Kutsukake Castle (沓掛城址)
  • Okehazama Old Battle Field (桶狭間古戦場伝説地)
  • Chukyo Racecourse (中京競馬場)

Events[edit]

  • Toyoake Haru-Matsuri (豊明春まつり)
  • Toyoake Natsu-Matsuri (豊明夏まつり)
  • Toyoake Matsuri (豊明まつり)
  • Toyoake Marathon (とよあけマラソン)

Noted people from Toyoake[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "International Exchange". List of Affiliation Partners within Prefectures. Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR). Retrieved 21 November 2015. 
  2. ^ Kimiyasu Kudo

External links[edit]