Moriguchi, Osaka

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Moriguchi

守口市
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Moriguchi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°44′15″N135°33′51″E / 34.73750°N 135.56417°E / 34.73750; 135.56417 Coordinates: 34°44′15″N135°33′51″E / 34.73750°N 135.56417°E / 34.73750; 135.56417
CountryJapan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka Prefecture
Government
  MayorKatsuki Nishibata (since August 2011)
Area
  Total12.73 km2 (4.92 sq mi)
Population
 (March 1, 2017)
  Total143,877
  Density11,000/km2 (29,000/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+09:00 (JST)
City hall address2-2-5 Keihan-hondōri, Moriguchi-shi, Ōsaka-fu
570-8666
Website www.city.moriguchi.osaka.jp
Symbols
Flower Rhododendron indicum
Tree Camphor Laurel

Moriguchi (守口市, Moriguchi-shi) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan which serves as a satellite city to Osaka. The city was founded on November 1, 1946.

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As of March 2017, the city has an estimated population of 143,877 and a population density of 11,000 persons per km². [1] The total area is 12.73 km².

Moriguchi has the head offices of Panasonic and its subsidiary Sanyo.

Surrounding municipalities

Transportation

Railways

Roads

Keihan Moriguchi Station and Keihan department store Moriguchi Station2.jpg
Keihan Moriguchi Station and Keihan department store

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References

  1. http://www.city.moriguchi.osaka.jp/