Sakura (さくら市 Sakura-shi) is a city located in Tochigi Prefecture, in the northern Kantō region of Japan. As of May 2015, the city had an estimated population of 44,848 and a population density of 357 persons per km². Its total area was 125.63 km².
Sakura City Hall
Location of Sakura in Tochigi Prefecture
|• Total||125.63 km2 (48.51 sq mi)|
|Population (May 2015)|
|• Density||357/km2 (920/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|Address||2771 Ujiie, Sakura-shi, Tochigi-ken 329-1311|
Agriculture, primarily rice cultivation, is a mainstay of the local economy. The city is increasingly a bedroom community for nearby Utsunomiya.