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Wikipedia: Saitama Prefecture
Saitama Prefecture
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Saitama prefecture (埼玉県; Saitama-ken) is located on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is the city of Saitama.

This prefecture is part of the Greater Tokyo Area.

 
Saitama prefecture (埼玉県)

Saitama prefectural symbol
CapitalSaitama
Region:Kanto
Island:Honshu
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 39th
3,797.00 km²
0.5%
Population
 - Total (Oct 1, 2000)
 - Density
Ranked 5th
6,938,006
1,827/km²
Districts:9
Municipalities:90
ISO 3166-2:JP-11
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Primrose
(Primula sieboldii)
Pref. Tree:Keyaki tree
(Zelkova serrata)
Pref. Bird:Eurasian collared dove
(Streptopelia decaocto)

History

Geography

Saitama prefecuture is bordered by Tokyo, Chiba, Ibaraki, Tochigi, Gunma, Nagano, and Yamanashi.

Cities

Districts

  • Chichibu
    • Arakawa
    • Chichibugun
    • Higashichichibu
    • Minano
    • Nagatoro
    • Ogano
    • Otaki
    • Ryokami
    • Yokoze
    • Yoshida
  • Hiki
    • Hatoyama
    • Hikigun
    • Kawajima
    • Namegawa
    • Ogawa
    • Ranzan
    • Tamagawa
    • Tokigawa
    • Yoshimi
  • Iruma
    • Irumagun
    • Miyoshi
    • Moroyama
    • Naguri
    • Ogose
    • Oi
  • Kitaadachi
    • Fukiage
    • Ina
  • Kitakatsushika
    • Kitakatsushikagun
    • Kurihashi
    • Matsubushi
    • Showa
    • Sugito
    • Washimiya
  • Kitasaitama
    • Kawasato
    • Kisai
    • Kitakawabe
    • Kitasaitamagun
    • Minamikawara
    • Otone
  • Kodama
    • Kamiizumi
    • Kamikawa
    • Kamisato
    • Kodama
    • Kodamagun
    • Misato
  • Minamisaitama
    • Minamisaitamagun
    • Miyashiro
    • Shiraoka
    • Shobu
  • Osato
    • Hanazono
    • Kawamoto
    • Konan
    • Menuma
    • Okabe
    • Osato
    • Osatogun
    • Yorii

Economy

Demographics

Culture

Tourism

Prefectural symbols

Miscellaneous topics

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