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Upper stage:Komaki Castle
Lower stage:Komaki Skyline
Location of Komaki in Aichi Prefecture
|• - Mayor||Naoteru Nakano|
|• Total||62.81 km2 (24.25 sq mi)|
|• Density||2,340/km2 (6,100/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)|
|- Tree||Tabunoki (Machilus thunbergii)|
|Address||1-1 Horinouchi, Komaki-shi, Aichi-ken 485-8650|
Komaki is located in west-central Aichi Prefecture, north of the Nagoya metropolis.
During the Sengoku period, the area surrounding Mount Komaki was the site of the Battle of Komaki and Nagakute in 1584. It was part of the holdings of Owari Domain during the Edo period. During the Meiji period, the area was organized into villages under Higashikasugai District, Aichi. Komaki was proclaimed a town on July 16, 1906. Komaki was raised to city status on January 1, 1955, after merging with the village of Kitasato in Nishikasugai District, Aichi.
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Sumitomo Riko (Previously known as Tokai Gomme), a global rubber and synthetic resin products manufacturing company, whose automotive anti-vibration components hold the largest global market share, has its headquarters in the city. Komaki's GDP per capita (Nominal) was $48,773 in 2014.($1=\120.13)
- Meitetsu – Komaki Line
- From 1991-2006, the Peachliner, a guided transport system, operated throughout the city.
- Urban Expressways (Japan)
Japan National RouteEdit
- Komaki has 16 elementary schools, nine middle schools and four high schools
- International School
Each year, Wyandotte and Komaki have an exchange student program, allowing students to be hosted by a family in the other city.
- Historic site
- Mount Komaki(Komaki Castle)
- Ryūonji temple(Mama Kannon)
- Tagata-jinja shrine
- Komaki shuku(Kishida house)
- Iwaya Kofun
- Shinooka Kiln Feature
- Menard Art Museum
- Shimin Shiki no Mori
- Komaki Municipal Baseball Stadium
- Park Arena Komaki
- Hōnen Matsuri, and annual fertility festival held on March 15 at Tagata Shrine.
- Bamboo Installation
Noted people from KomakiEdit
- "Domestic production and sales bases." Sumitomo Riko. Retrieved on January 28, 2015.
- "市民所得" (PDF).
- "Komaki Population(December 2014)".
- "Escolas Brasileiras Homologadas no Japão" (Archive). Embassy of Brazil in Tokyo. February 7, 2008. Retrieved on October 13, 2015.
- "US-Japan Sister Cities by State". Asia Matters for America. Honolulu, HI: East-West Center. Retrieved 20 November 2015.
- "International Exchange". List of Affiliation Partners within Prefectures. Council of Local Authorities for International Relations (CLAIR). Archived from the original on 24 December 2015. Retrieved 21 November 2015.