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Iwata (磐田市; -shi) is a city located in Shizuoka, Japan. This article is about the Japanese municipality system. ... Shizuoka Prefecture (静岡県; Shizuoka-ken) is located in the Chubu region on Honshu island, Japan. ...


As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 88,810 and the density of 1,381.83 persons per km². The total area is 64.27 km². 2003 is a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Population density can be used as a measurement of any tangible item. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ...


The city was founded on April 1, 1948. April 1 is the 91st day of the year (92nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 274 days remaining. ... 1948 is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ...


Famous People

Masami Nagasawa (長澤まさみ, Nagasawa Masami, born June 3, 1987 in Iwata, Shizuoka) is a Japanese actress. ...

External links

  • Official website in Japanese
  Shizuoka Prefecture Symbol of Shizuoka Prefecture
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Atami | Fuji | Fujieda | Fujinomiya | Fukuroi | Gotenba | Hamakita | Hamamatsu | Itō | Iwata | Izu | Izunokuni | Kakegawa | Kikugawa | Kosai | Mishima | Numazu | Omaezaki | Shimada | Shimoda | Shizuoka (capital) | Susono | Tenryu | Yaizu
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Fuji | Haibara | Hamana | Ihara | Iwata | Kamo | Shida | Shuchi | Sunto | Tagata
  See also: Towns and villages by district edit

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Iwata, Shizuoka (81 words)
Iwata (磐田市; -shi) is a city located in Shizuoka, Japan.
Yamaha was founded in Iwata and maintains a strong presence in the city.
It is also home to Júbilo Iwata, a J.
Football Stadiums in Japan: Iwata (Yamaha) Soccer Stadium (374 words)
Jubilo Iwata Stadium is one of the older stadiums in the league.
With a capacity of either17,800 or 20,000 (depending upon whose figures you trust) Jubilo Iwata Stadium is no longer large enough to handle the crowds for key matches, and as a result, many Jubilo home matches are now played at nearby Shizuoka "Ecopa" Stadium, which was one of the World Cup venues in 2002.
Jubilo Iwata's home stadium, now known as "Yamaha Stadium", is a bit far from the nearest train station, though access by road is quite good, using the Iwata Bypass freeway and national highway Route 1.
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