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Nagoya
名古屋
Designatit ceety
名古屋市 · Ceety o Nagoya[1]
Frae tap left: Nagoya Port, Higashiyama Zoo an Botanical Gardens, Central Nagoya, Nagoya Castle, Nagoya TV Touer

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Location o Nagoya in Aichi
Nagoya is located in Japan
Nagoya
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Coordinates: 35°10′53.24″N 136°54′22.99″E / 35.1814556°N 136.9063861°E / 35.1814556; 136.9063861
Kintra Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefectur Aichi
Government
 • Mayor Takashi Kawamura
Area
 • Designatit ceety 326.43 km2 (126.04 sq mi)
Population (August 1, 2011)
 • Designatit ceety 2,266,249 (3rd)
 • Metro 8,923,445 (3rd)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Camphor laurel
(Cinnamomum camphora)
- Flouer Lilium
Phone nummer 052-972-2017
Address 3-1-1 Sannomaru, Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi-ken 460-0001
Website www.city.nagoya.jp
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Nagoya (名古屋市 Nagoya-shi?) is the third-lairgest incorporatit ceety an the fowert maist populous urban aurie in Japan.[3]

Locatit on the Paceefic coast in the Chūbu region on central Honshū, it is the caipital o Aichi Prefectur an is ane o Japan's major ports alang wi those o Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, Yokohama, Chiba, an Moji. It is an aa the center o Japan's third lairgest metropolitan region, kent as the Chūkyō Metropolitan Aurie.

Sister ceeties[eedit | eedit soorce]

Nagoya haes five twin touns an sister ceeties aroond the warld:[4]

The Nagoya International Center promotes internaitional exchynge in the local community.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Nagoya's official English Name
  2. "平成23年6月1日現在の世帯数と人口(全市・区別)" (in Japanese). Retrieved 19 June 2011. 
  3. Tokyo is no a single incorporatit ceety - see Tokyo for mair information on the definition an makeup o Tokyo.
  4. "Nagoya's Sister Cities". Retrieved 2007-04-20.