Ibaraki, Ibaraki

Ibaraki

茨城町
Ibaraki town office
Ibaraki town office
Flag of Ibaraki
Flag
Official seal of Ibaraki
Seal
Location of Ibaraki in Ibaraki Prefecture
Location of Ibaraki in Ibaraki Prefecture
Ibaraki is located in Japan
Ibaraki
Ibaraki
 
Coordinates: 36°17′12.8″N 140°25′28.3″E / 36°17′12.8″N 140°25′28.3″E / 36.286889; 140.424528
CountryJapan
RegionKantō
PrefectureIbaraki Prefecture
DistrictHIgashiibaraki
Area
 • Total121.58 km2 (46.94 sq mi)
Population
(September 2015)
 • Total32,924
 • Density271/km2 (700/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
- TreePrunus mume
- FlowerSakura
- Birdhttp://www.town.ibaraki.lg.jp/

Ibaraki (茨城町, Ibaraki-machi) is a town located in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. As of September 2015, the town had an estimated population of 32,924, and a population density of 271 persons per km2. Its total area is 121.58 km2.

Geography

Located in central Ibaraki Prefecture, Ibaraki is located in the flatlands near the Pacific Ocean, and almost encompasses Lake Hinuma, the 30th largest body of freshwater in Japan.