Sakura, Chiba

city in Chiba Prefecture, Japan

Sakura (佐倉市, Sakura-shi) is a city in Chiba Prefecture, Japan. In 2020, 173,740 people lived here.[1]

Sakura
佐倉市
Yukarigaoka apartment complexes Sakura High School Sakura Furusato Square Sakura Castle Hotta residence National Museum of Japanese History
Yukarigaoka apartment complexes
Sakura High SchoolSakura Furusato Square
Sakura Castle Hotta residence
National Museum of Japanese History
Flag of Sakura
Official seal of Sakura
Location of Sakura in Chiba Prefecture
Location of Sakura in Chiba Prefecture
Sakura is located in Japan
Sakura
Sakura
 
Coordinates: 35°43′N 140°13′E / 35.717°N 140.217°E / 35.717; 140.217Coordinates: 35°43′N 140°13′E / 35.717°N 140.217°E / 35.717; 140.217
CountryJapan
RegionKantō
PrefectureChiba
Government
 • MayorSango Nishida
Area
 • Total103.59 km2 (40.00 sq mi)
Population
 (December 2020)
 • Total173,740
 • Density1,700/km2 (4,300/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
-TreeSakura
- FlowerHanashōbu (Iris ensata var. ensata)
Phone number043-484-1111
Address97, Kairinjimachi, Sakura-shi, Chiba-ken 285-8501
WebsiteOfficial website

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Sakura city official statistics" (in Japanese). Japan.