Edogawa, Tokyo facts for kids

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Edogawa
江戸川
Special ward
江戸川区 · Edogawa City
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Location of Edogawa in Tokyo
Location of Edogawa in Tokyo
 
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Tokyo
Area
 • Total 49.86 km2 (19.25 sq mi)
Population (2008)
 • Total 677,629
 • Density 13,260/km2 (34,300/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Edogawa

Edogawa (江戸川区 Edogawa-ku) is one of the 23 special wards of Tokyo, Japan.

The municipality calls itself "Edogawa City" in English.

Geography

Edogawa is in eastern Tokyo. It borders Tokyo Bay on the south. Kōtō and Sumida are on the west. Katsushika is on the northwestern border. On the east, the ward shares boundaries with the cities of Urayasu, Ichikawa and Matsudo in Chiba Prefecture.

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