Aomori, Aomori

Aomori
青森市
Core City
Aomori city from Hakkoda.jpg
Flag of Aomori
Flag
Official seal of Aomori
Seal
Location of Aomori in Aomori Prefecture]
Location of Aomori in Aomori Prefecture]
Aomori is located in Japan
Aomori
Aomori
 
Coordinates: 40°49′20.4″N 140°43′50.6″E / 40°49′20.4″N 140°43′50.6″E / 40.822333; 140.730722
CountryJapan
RegionTōhoku
PrefectureAomori
Government
 • MayorAkihiko Onodera
Area
 • Total824.61 km2 (318.38 sq mi)
Elevation2 m (7 ft)
Population (April 1, 2017)
 • Total287,800
 • Density350/km2 (900/sq mi)
Time zoneJapan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City symbols 
• TreeMaries' fir
• FlowerRosa rugosa
• BirdUral owl
• InsectFirefly
Phone number017-734-1111
Address1-22-5 Chūō, Aomori-shi, Aomori-ken 030-8555
WebsiteOfficial website
Aomori City Hall
Aomori Prefecture Tourist Center (left) and Aomori Bay Bridge (right)

Aomori (青森市, Aomori-shi) is the capital city of Aomori Prefecture, in the northern Tōhoku region of northern Japan. As of 1 April 2017, the city had an estimated population of 287,800 in 136,209 households,[1] and a population density of 350 persons per km2. The city is one of Japan's 48 core cities. The total area of the city was 824.61 square kilometres (318.38 sq mi).

Geography

View of Aomori from Aomori Bay

Aomori is located in central Aomori Prefecture, on a plain between the southern end of Aomori Bay, which it faces to the north and the Hakkōda Mountains to the south. Among other smaller rivers, the city has two large rivers flowing through it, the Komagome River and its tributary, the Arakawa River.

Neighbouring municipalities

Other Languages
Acèh: Aomori
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تۆرکجه: آئوموری
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беларуская: Аомары
български: Аомори (град)
català: Aomori
čeština: Aomori
Deutsch: Aomori
eesti: Aomori
español: Aomori (Aomori)
Esperanto: Aomori (urbo)
euskara: Aomori
فارسی: آئوموری
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Gaeilge: Aomori
galego: Aomori
한국어: 아오모리 시
Bahasa Indonesia: Aomori, Aomori
italiano: Aomori
қазақша: Аомори (қала)
Kiswahili: Aomori, Aomori
lietuvių: Aomoris
magyar: Aomori
مازِرونی: آئوموری
Nederlands: Aomori (stad)
日本語: 青森市
polski: Aomori
português: Aomori (cidade)
română: Aomori
русский: Аомори
Simple English: Aomori, Aomori
српски / srpski: Аомори
srpskohrvatski / српскохрватски: Aomori
Basa Sunda: Aomori, Aomori
suomi: Aomori
svenska: Aomori
тоҷикӣ: Аомори
Türkçe: Aomori
українська: Аоморі
Tiếng Việt: Aomori (thành phố)
Volapük: Aomori
文言: 靑森市
粵語: 青森市
中文: 青森市