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Itabashi

板橋
板橋区 · Itabashi City
The east exit of Itabashi Station
The east exit of Itabashi Station
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Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Tokyo
Area
 • Total 32.17 km2 (12.42 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
 • Total 531,793
 • Density 16,270/km2 (42,100/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Postal code(s)
173-8501
- Tree Keyaki
- Flower Anemone flaccida
- Bird Japanese Pied Wagtail
Address Tokyo, Itabashi-ku, Itabashi 2-66-1
173-8501

Itabashi (板橋区 , Itabashi-ku) is one of the 23 special wards in Tokyo, Japan.

The municipality calls itself "Itabashi City" in English.

Geography

Itabashi is in northern Tokyo. It borders Toshima to the south. Nerima is on the ward's western border. The Arakawa River and Saitama Prefecture are the norther border. Kita is on the east.

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