Miki, Hyōgo


Miki, Hyōgo
Miki
三木市
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Location of Miki in Hyōgo
Miki is located in Japan
Miki
 
Coordinates: 34°47′37″N 134°59′35″E / 34.79361°N 134.99306°E / 34.79361; 134.99306Coordinates: 34°47′37″N 134°59′35″E / 34.79361°N 134.99306°E / 34.79361; 134.99306
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Hyōgo
Government
 - Mayor Yoshihide Yabumoto (since January 2006)
Area
 - Total 176.58 km2 (68.2 sq mi)
Population (April 30, 2011)
 - Total 82,162
 - Density 465.3/km2 (1,205.1/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City symbols
- Tree Pinus
- Flower Rhododendron
Phone number 81-(0)794-82-2000
Address Uenomaru 10-30, Miki City, Hyogo Prefecture (兵庫県三木市上の丸10の30)
673-0492
Website city.miki.lg.jp
Midorigaoka-town Miki-city

Miki (三木市 Miki-shi?) is a city located in Hyōgo, Japan.

As of April 30, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 82,162, with a household number of 32,143 and a population density of 465.30 persons per km². The total area is 176.58 km².

Miki is located northwest of downtown Kobe and is bounded to the south and east.

  • Postal code: 673
  • Area code and number: 79482

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History

The city was founded on June 1, 1954.

On October 24, 2005 the town of Yokawa, from Mino District, was merged into Miki.

Transportation

Miki is accessed with Route 175 and an expressway. There are several bus routes from neighbouring cities and a town. It is also accessed with Kobe Electric Railway from Kobe and Sanda and Ono. Miki has prefectural roads numbering 20, 22, 23, 83 and 85.

Sister cities

  • United States Visalia, CA

External links

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