Minami-ku, Hiroshima

Minami-ku (南区) is one of the eight wards of the city of Hiroshima, Japan. As of March 1, 2012, the ward had an estimated population of 138,471, with 66,706 households and a population density of 5,307.44 persons per km². The total area was 26.09 km².

Minami-ku, Hiroshima
Ward of Hiroshima
南区• Minami-ku
View of Hiroshima City from Mount Hiji
View of Hiroshima City from Mount Hiji
Location of Minami-ku in Hiroshima City
Location of Minami-ku in Hiroshima City
Minami-ku, Hiroshima is located in Japan
Minami-ku, Hiroshima
Minami-ku, Hiroshima
 
Coordinates: 34°22′46″N 132°28′15″E / 34.37944°N 132.47083°E / 34.37944; 132.47083Coordinates: 34°22′46″N 132°28′15″E / 34.37944°N 132.47083°E / 34.37944; 132.47083
CountryJapan
RegionChūgoku (Sanyo)
PrefectureHiroshima
CityHiroshima
Area
 • Total26.09 km2 (10.07 sq mi)
Population
 (March 1, 2012)
 • Total138,471
 • Density5,307.44/km2 (13,746.2/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Postal Number734-8522
AddressMinami-cho 1-5-44, Naka-ku, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima Prefecture (広島県広島市皆実町1丁目5番44号)
Telephone Number81-(0)82-245-2111