Sakai-ku, Sakai


Sakai-ku (堺区) is a ward of the city of Sakai in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. The ward has an area of 23.69 km² and a population of 147,413. The population density is 6,223 per square kilometer.[1]

Sakai-ku in the city

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

The city has its municipal headquarters in Sakai-ku and Sakai City Museum is located in the area.

Train stations located in Sakai-kuEdit

• Central stations: Sakai-Higashi Station, Sakai Station, Sakai-shi Station


  1. ^ トップページ 堺市堺区役所 (Ward office official home page) (Retrieved on February 27, 2010)

External linksEdit

  Media related to Sakai-ku, Sakai at Wikimedia Commons

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

Coordinates: 34°34′24″N 135°28′59″E / 34.57333°N 135.48306°E / 34.57333; 135.48306