Yamato, Kanagawa

Yamato (Japanese: 大和市; -shi) is a city located in Kanagawa, Japan.

As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 218,999 and the density of 8,093.09 persons per km². The total area is 27.06 km².

History

The city was established as a village in 1891, promoted to a town in 1943, and promoted to a city on February 1, 1959.

Transportation

  • National Route 246, to central Tokyo
  • National Route 246, to Atsugi, Hadano, Gotemba, Numazu.
  • National Route 467, to Fujisawa.
  • Tokyu Den-en-toshi Line (rail), to Shibuya
  • Odakyu Enoshima Line (rail), to Machida, Shinjuku
  • Odakyu Enoshima Line (rail), to Fujisawa, Enoshima
  • Sotetsu Main Line (rail), to Ebina
  • Sotetsu Main Line (rail), to Yokohama

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Kanagawa Prefecture
Cities
Atsugi | Ayase | Chigasaki | Ebina | Fujisawa | Hadano | Hiratsuka | Isehara | Kamakura | Kawasaki | Minamiashigara | Miura | Odawara | Sagamihara | Yamato | Yokohama (capital) | Yokosuka | Zama | Zushi
Districts
Aiko | Ashigarakami | Ashigarashimo | Koza | Miura | Naka
 See also: Towns and villages by district[ edit]


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Yamato (大和) may refer to:

Japanese history

  • Yamato people, the dominant ethnic group of ancient Japan
  • Yamato period, which is the period of Japanese history when the Japanese Imperial court ruled from Yamato Province

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Kanagawa Prefecture (神奈川県 Kanagawa-ken)

Capital Yokohama
Region Kantō
Island Honshū
Governor Shigefumi Matsuzawa
Area 2,415.
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Kanagawa Prefecture (神奈川県 Kanagawa-ken)

Capital Yokohama
Region Kantō
Island Honshū
Governor Shigefumi Matsuzawa
Area 2,415.
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Chigasaki (茅ヶ崎市 Chigasaki-shi) is a city located in central Kanagawa Prefecture.

The city was founded on October 1, 1947.

As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 225,156 and the density of 6,305.
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Hadano (Japanese: 秦野市; -shi) is a shi (city) in Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, Hadano has an estimated population of 168,505 and a population density of 1,626.34 persons per km²; it has a total area of 103.61 km².
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Hiratsuka (平塚市 Hiratsuka-shi
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Isehara (Japanese: 伊勢原市; -shi) is a city located in Kanagawa, Japan.

As of 2003, Isehara has an estimated population of 100,205 and a density of 1,804.85 persons per km². The total area is 55.52 km².
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Kawasaki (川崎市 Kawasaki-shi
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Minamiashigara (南足柄市 Minamiashigara-shi) is a city located in Kanagawa, Japan.

As of 2003, the ward has an estimated population of 44,318 and the density of 576.08 persons per km². The total area is 76.93 km².
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Miura (Japanese: 三浦市; -shi) is a city located in Kanagawa, Japan.

It is a city bordering the sea. It is well known for Miura Marathon which is normally held in March First Week. The race consists of three events 5 KM, 10 KM and a Half marathon.
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Odawara (小田原市 Odawara-shi
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Sagamihara (相模原市 Sagamihara-shi
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