Kita-ku, Sakai


Kita-ku (北区) is a ward of the city of Sakai in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. The ward has an area of 15.58 km² and a population of 154,846. The population density is 9,945 per square kilometer.[1] The name means "North Ward."

Kita-ku in the city

The wards of Sakai were established when Sakai became a city designated by government ordinance on April 1, 2006.


  1. ^ 堺市北区役所 (Ward office official home page) (Retrieved on June 23, 2009)

External linksEdit

  Media related to Kita-ku, Sakai at Wikimedia Commons

  • Ward office official webpage (in Japanese)
  •   Geographic data related to Kita-ku, Sakai at OpenStreetMap

Coordinates: 34°33′55.67″N 135°31′1.82″E / 34.5654639°N 135.5171722°E / 34.5654639; 135.5171722