Yukuhashi, Fukuoka

Yukuhashi (行橋市, Yukuhashi-shi) is a satellite city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan, about 25 kilometers southeast of Kitakyushu. The city was founded on October 10, 1954.

Yukuhashi

行橋市
Yukuhashi City Hall
Yukuhashi City Hall
Flag of Yukuhashi
Flag
Official seal of Yukuhashi
Seal
Location of Yukuhashi in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Yukuhashi in Fukuoka Prefecture
Yukuhashi is located in Japan
Yukuhashi
Yukuhashi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°44′N 130°59′E / 33.733°N 130.983°E / 33.733; 130.983Coordinates: 33°44′N 130°59′E / 33.733°N 130.983°E / 33.733; 130.983
CountryJapan
RegionKyushu
PrefectureFukuoka Prefecture
Area
 • Total69.83 km2 (26.96 sq mi)
Population
 (October 1, 2016)
 • Total70,601
 • Density1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+09:00 (JST)
Websitewww.city.yukuhashi.fukuoka.jp
Symbols
FlowerCosmos (plant)
TreeOsmanthus fragrans

As of October 1, 2016, the city has a population of 70,601 (according to the city's official home page) and a population density of 1,000 persons per km². The total area is 69.83 km².

HistoryEdit

The hamlet of Maeda in Yukuhashi was the birthplace of Suematsu Kencho.

TransportationEdit

Air
Train
Road

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