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Ibaraki
茨木
Special city
茨木市 · Ibaraki
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Location of Ibaraki in Osaka
Location of Ibaraki in Osaka
 
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka
Area
 • Total 76.52 km2 (29.54 sq mi)
Population (August 1, 2011)
 • Total 275,945
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Oak
- Flower Rose
Phone number 72-622-8121
Address 3-8-13 Ekimae, Ibaraki-shi, Ōsaka-fu
567-8505
Website City of Ibaraki

Ibaraki (茨木市 Ibaraki-shi) is a city in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. The Japanese word Ibaraki means Wild Trees or Thorny trees in English. There is also an Ibaraki Prefecture in Japan.

It has been recognized as a special city since 2001.

History

The city was founded on January 1, 1948.

Sister and Friendship cities


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