Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu

Summary

Nishi-ku (西区, Nishi-ku) is one of seven wards of Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, located in the southwest corner of the city. It is bordered by Naka-ku, Kita-ku, Minami-ku, and the city of Kosai. The 3rd largest ward of Hamamatsu in terms of area, much of the ward is still rural, with farms and rice fields.

Nishi
西区
Nishi Ward
Lake Hamana and Hamanako Road Bridge
Lake Hamana and Hamanako Road Bridge
Location of Nishi-ku in Shizuoka
Location of Nishi-ku in Shizuoka
Nishi is located in Japan
Nishi
Nishi
 
Coordinates: 34°41′33.77″N 137°38′43.2″E / 34.6927139°N 137.645333°E / 34.6927139; 137.645333Coordinates: 34°41′33.77″N 137°38′43.2″E / 34.6927139°N 137.645333°E / 34.6927139; 137.645333
CountryJapan
RegionChūbu
PrefectureShizuoka
CityHamamatsu
Area
 • Total114.71 km2 (44.29 sq mi)
Population
 (December 1, 2019)
 • Total108,501
 • Density950/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Phone number053-597-1111
Address1-31-1 Yūtō, Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka 431-0193
WebsiteNishi-ku home page

Nishi-ku was created on April 1, 2007 when Hamamatsu became a city designated by government ordinance (a "designated city").

Nishi-ku is served by Maisaka Station and Bentenjima Station on the Tōkaidō Main Line railway.

Nishi Ward Office, Hamamatsu

EducationEdit

International schools:

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Ubicación y Acceso." Mundo de Alegría. Retrieved on October 24, 2015. "〒431-0102 Shizuoka-ken Hamamatsu-shi Nishi-ku Yuto-cho Ubumi 9611-1" - Japanese address: "住所 〒431-0102 静岡県 浜松市 西区 雄踏町 宇布見 9611-1"
  2. ^ "Escolas Brasileiras Homologadas no Japão" (Archived February 7, 2008, at the Wayback Machine). Embassy of Brazil in Tokyo. Retrieved on October 13, 2015. "3. Colégio Mundo de Alegria (Hamamatsu)[...]Endereço: 9611-1 Ubumi, Yuto-cho, Nishi-ku, Hamamatsu-shi, Shizuoka-ken 431-0102"
 
Hamamatsu Flower Park
 
Kanzanji Hot Springs's buildings