Chikushi District, Fukuoka

Location of Chikushi District in Fukuoka Prefecture

Chikushi (筑紫郡, Chikushi-gun) was a district located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, the district had an estimated population of 46,540 and a density of 620.62 persons per square kilometer. The total area was 74.99 km².

Former towns and villagesEdit


  • On October 1, 2018, the town of Nakagawa was elevated to city status. Chikushi District was dissolved as a result of this merger.[1]


  1. ^ 市制施行の歩み - 那珂川市ホームページ by city of Nakagawa, April 1, 2019(in Japanese)

Coordinates: 33°30′N 130°25′E / 33.500°N 130.417°E / 33.500; 130.417