Yukuhashi, Fukuoka

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Yukuhashi
行橋市
City
Yukuhashi City Hall
Yukuhashi City Hall
Flag of Yukuhashi
Flag
Official seal of Yukuhashi
Symbol
Location of Yukuhashi in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Yukuhashi in Fukuoka Prefecture
Yukuhashi is located in Japan
Yukuhashi
Yukuhashi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°44′N 130°59′E / 33.733°N 130.983°E / 33.733; 130.983Coordinates: 33°44′N 130°59′E / 33.733°N 130.983°E / 33.733; 130.983
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
Area
 • Total 69.83 km2 (26.96 sq mi)
Population (October 1, 2016)
 • Total 70,601
 • Density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Osmanthus fragrans
 • Flower Cosmos (plant)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.city.yukuhashi.fukuoka.jp

Yukuhashi (行橋市, Yukuhashi-shi) is a satellite city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, about 25 kilometers southeast of Kitakyushu. The city was founded on October 10, 1954.

As of October 1, 2016, the city has a population of 70,601 (according to the city's official home page) and a population density of 1,000 persons per km². The total area is 69.83 km².

History[edit]

The hamlet of Maeda in Yukuhashi was the birthplace of Suematsu Kencho.

Transportation[edit]

Air
Train
Road

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