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List of cities in Akita Prefecture by population

The following list sorts all cities (including towns and villages) in the Japanese prefecture of Akita with a population of more than 5,000 according to the 2015 Census. As of October 1, 2015, 20 places fulfill this criterion and are listed here. This list refers only to the population of individual cities, towns and villages within their defined limits, which does not include other municipalities or suburban areas within urban agglomerations.

ListEdit

The following table lists the 20 cities, towns and villages in Akita with a population of at least 5,000 on October 1, 2015, according to the 2015 Census. The table also gives an overview of the evolution of the population since the 1995 census.[1]

Rank
(2015)
Name Status 2015 2010 2005 2000 1995
1 Akita City 315,814 323,600 333,109 336,646 331,597
2 Yokote City 92,197 98,367 103,652 109,004 112,600
3 Daisen City 82,783 88,301 93,352 98,326 100,879
4 Yurihonjō City 79,927 85,229 89,555 92,843 94,410
5 Ōdate City 74,175 78,946 82,504 86,288 88,231
6 Noshiro City 54,730 59,084 62,858 65,237 67,816
7 Yuzawa City 46,613 50,849 55,290 58,504 61,169
8 Katagami City 33,083 34,442 35,814 35,711 34,660
9 Kitaakita City 33,224 36,387 40,049 42,050 44,794
10 Kazuno City 32,038 34,473 36,753 39,144 41,184
11 Oga City 28,375 32,294 35,637 38,130 40,517
12 Semboku City 27,523 29,568 31,868 33,565 34,945
13 Nikaho Town 25,324 27,544 28,972 30,347 31,336
14 Misato Town 20,279 21,674 23,038 24,207 25,232
15 Mitane Town 17,078 18,876 20,438 22,112 23,346
16 Ugo Town 15,319 16,792 18,267 19,485 20,307
17 Gojōme Town 9,463 10,516 11,678 12,372 13,371
18 Happō Town 7,309 8,220 9,012 9,698 10,138
19 Hachirōgata Town 6,080 6,623 7,093 7,533 7,768
20 Kosaka Town 5,339 6,054 6,824 7,171 7,703

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Akita (Japan): Prefecture, Cities, Towns and Villages - Population Statistics, Charts and Map". www.citypopulation.de. Retrieved 2019-06-15.