- Jōyō, Kyoto
Infobox City Japan
PopDate= April 2008
Mayor= Akio Hashimoto
CityHallAddress= 16-17 Higashinokuchi, Terada, Jōyō-shi, Kyōto-fu
CityHallLink= [http://www.city.joyo.kyoto.jp/english/english.html City of Jōyō] nihongo|Jōyō|城陽市|Jōyō-shi is a city located in Kyoto,
Japan. It is halfway between Kyoto and Nara. It contains historical sites including the "Shibagahara Tomb" and "Mito shrine".
As of 2008, the city has an estimated
populationof 80,669 and the density of 2,540.09 persons per km². The total area is 32.75 km².
The city was founded on
May 3, 1972.
Joyo has two sister cities:
Gyeongsan, South Korea
Vancouver, WA, United States
Aodani ume grove
Currently about 10,000
Umetrees are planted in this 20 hectare area. This is the largest scale under Kyoto Prefecture. A detailed origin of this ume grove is not known. It is known that in the beginning of the Medieval era (Kamakura age, 1185-1333 AD) a prince wrote a Tanka to praise this ume grove.
Sanga Town Joyo is an official training field for the
Kyoto Sanga F.C., which belongs to the Japanese proffssional soccer league, J. League.
* [http://www.city.joyo.kyoto.jp/english/english.html Joyo official website]
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