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Encyclopedia > Machida, Tokyo
Machida City
町田市
Location of Machida City
Machida City's location in Tokyo, Japan.
Location
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Tokyo
Physical characteristics
Area 71.62 km² (27.65 sq mi)
Population (as of 2007)
     Total 413,398
     Density 5,772.10 /km² (14,950 /sq mi)
Location 35°33′N, 139°27′E
Symbols
Tree Japanese Zelkova
Flower Scarlet Sage
Bird Common Kingfisher
Symbol of Machida City
Flag
Machida City Government Office
Mayor Joichi Ishizaka
Address 〒194-8520
Tokyo-to, Machida-shi, Nakamachi 1-chome 20-23
Phone number 042-722-3111

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As of April, 2007, the city has an estimated population of 413,398 and a population density of 5,772.10 persons per km². The total area is 71.63 km². The city is serviced by two rail lines, the Odakyu line and the JR East rail system's Yokohama Line. Machida is also the home of Obirin University. Year 2007 (MMVII) was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar in the 21st century. ... Square kilometre (US spelling: Square kilometer), symbol km², is an SI unit of surface area. ... Near Higashi-Kitazawa Station The Odakyu Electric Railway Co. ... Yamanote Line, Tokyo JR Yamanote Line train in Tokyo, Japan Above Yurakucho in Tokyo East Japan Railway Company (東日本旅客鉄道 Higashi-Nihon Ryokyaku Tetsudo or JR東日本; JR Higashi-Nihon) (TYO: 9020) is a Japanese private railroad company, the largest passenger railway company in the world and one of the seven JR companies. ... The Yokohama Line ) is a railway line of the East Japan Railway Company (JR East). ... Obirin University 桜美林大学 is a private university in Machida, Tokyo, Japan. ...

One of the ponds of Yakushi-Ike Park in Machida, Tokyo.
One of the ponds of Yakushi-Ike Park in Machida, Tokyo.
Not all is concrete and asphalt in this part of the Japanese capital.
Not all is concrete and asphalt in this part of the Japanese capital.

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Education

Machida operates its public elementary and junior high schools.


Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education operates public high schools. The Tokyo Metropolitan Government Board of Education (東京都教育委員会 Tōkyō-to Kyōiku Iinkai) manages public high schools in the metropolis of Tokyo, Japan. ...

  • Machida High School [1]
  • Machida Technical High School [2]
  • Naruse High School [3]
  • Nozuta High School [4]
  • Ogawa High School [5]
  • Tadao High School [6]
  • Yamasaki High School [7]

Government

List of mayors

  1. Tokichiro Aoyama 19581970
  2. Katsumasa Oshita 19701990
  3. Kazuo Terada 19902006
  4. Joichi Ishizaka 20062010

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External links

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  • Machida Living Guide in English
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Machida, Tokyo - Biocrawler (73 words)
Machida (町田市; -shi) is a city located in Tokyo, Japan.
As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 398,481 and the density of 5,563.82 persons per km²;.
Machida is served by the Odakyu and JR rail systems.
Machida, Tokyo - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (493 words)
Machida (町田; -shi) is a city located in the western part of the greater metropolis of Tokyo, Japan.
This economic windfall, coupled with the sometimes quaint, sometimes breathtaking scenic views and healthier environment of the northern part of the city made the Tsurukawa district of Machida purportedly the fastest growing residential area in all of Tokyo in 2004.
One of the ponds of Yakushi-Ike Park in Machida, Tokyo.
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