Nishi-ku, Yokohama

Nishi-Ku, Yokohama

Settlement
Settlement Less

Nishi-ku, Yokohama

to get instant updates about 'Nishi-Ku, Yokohama' on your MyPage. Meet other similar minded people. Its Free!

X 

All Updates


Description:
thumb|Nishi Ward Office is one of the 18 wards of the city of Yokohama in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan. As of 2010, the ward had an estimated population of 93,027 and a density of 13,210 persons per km². The total area was 7.04 km².

Geography

Nishi Ward is located in eastern Kanagawa Prefecture, and near the geographic center of the city of Yokohama. It is the smallest of the wards of the city in terms of area, but it includes the major commercial hub of Yokohama extending from the Yokohama Station area through the new Minato Mirai 21 complex, which is home to the Yokohama Landmark Tower, the tallest building in Japan. The ward consists of central lowlands through which the Tōkaidō Main Line and Route 1 pass. The northernmost and southernmost points are upland. The Minato Mirai complex is built on reclaimed land.

Surrounding municipalities



History

Part of the domains of the Miura clan during and after the Kamakura period, the area of present-day Nishi Ward was part of the tenryō territory in Musashi Province controlled directly by the Tokugawa shogunate, but administered through various hatamoto....
Read More

No feeds found

All
Posting your question. Please wait!...


About

Settlement
No messages found
Suggested Pages
Tell your friends >
about this page
 Create a new Page
for companies, colleges, celebrities or anything you like.Get updates on MyPage.
Create a new Page
 Find your friends
  Find friends on MyPage from