Ishikari, Hokkaido

Ishikari
石狩市
City
Ishikari City Hall
Ishikari City Hall
Flag of Ishikari
Flag
Official seal of Ishikari
Emblem
Location of Ishikari in Hokkaido (Ishikari Subprefecture)
Location of Ishikari in Hokkaido (Ishikari Subprefecture)
Ishikari is located in Japan
Ishikari
Ishikari
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 43°10′N 141°19′E / 43°10′N 141°19′E / 43.167; 141.317
CountryJapan
RegionHokkaidō
PrefectureHokkaido (Ishikari Subprefecture)
Government
 • MayorKatsusuke Taoka
Area
 • Total721.86 km2 (278.71 sq mi)
Population (April 30, 2017)
 • Total58,755
 • Density81/km2 (210/sq mi)
Symbols
 • TreeDaimyo oak
 • FlowerRugosa rose
 • BirdCommon gull
Time zoneJapan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address1-30-2, Hanakawa Kita Roku-jō, Ishikari-shi, Hokkaidō
061-3292
Websitewww.city.ishikari.hokkaido.jp

Ishikari (石狩市, Ishikari-shi, Ainu: Iskarun) is a city located in Ishikari Subprefecture, Hokkaido, Japan.

As of April 30, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 58,755, with 27,434 households,[1] and a density of 81 persons per km2. The total area is 721.86 km2 (279 sq mi).

On October 1, 2005, the village of Atsuta, from Atsuta District, and the village of Hamamasu, from Hamamasu District, merged into Ishikari.

History

  • 1902: Ishikari town was founded.
  • 1907: Ishikari town and Hanakawa village were merged to form Ishikari town.
  • 1996: Ishikari town became Ishikari city.
  • 2005: Atsuta village and Hamamasu village were merged into Ishikari city.
Other Languages
azərbaycanca: İşikari
Bân-lâm-gú: Isikari-chhī
Cebuano: Ishikari-shi
chiTumbuka: Ishikari
español: Ishikari
français: Ishikari
galego: Ishikari
한국어: 이시카리 시
italiano: Ishikari
Kapampangan: Ishikari, Hokkaidō
日本語: 石狩市
română: Ishikari
српски / srpski: Ишикари
svenska: Ishikari
тоҷикӣ: Ишикари
Türkçe: Ishikari
українська: Ісікарі (Хоккайдо)
Tiếng Việt: Ishikari, Hokkaidō
文言: 石狩市
粵語: 石狩市
中文: 石狩市