Ichikawa, Hyōgo


Location of Ichikawa in Hyōgo Prefecture

Location in Japan

Coordinates: 34°59′N 134°46′E / 34.983°N 134.767°E / 34.983; 134.767Coordinates: 34°59′N 134°46′E / 34.983°N 134.767°E / 34.983; 134.767
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Hyōgo Prefecture
District Kanzaki
  Total 82.70 km2 (31.93 sq mi)
Population (2008)
  Total 14,305
  Density 170/km2 (450/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.town.ichikawa.hyogo.jp

Ichikawa (市川町 Ichikawa-chō) is a town located in Kanzaki District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2008, the town has an estimated population of 14,305 and a density of 173 persons per km². The total area is 82.70 km².

Sister city

Ichikawa is twinned with Port Townsend, Washington in the United States. A group of local students participate in an exchange with this city during the summer.

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