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Nagoya

Administration
Full nameNagoya
Official name名古屋市 · City of Nagoya
Native name名古屋
Native name langja
Settlement typeDesignated city
CountryJapan
RegionChūbu
PrefectureAichi
Government
MayorTakashi Kawamura
Geography
Total Area126 sq mi (326.43 km2)
Demography
Total Population2266249 (August 1, 2011)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)
Other information
Time zoneJapan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- TreeCamphor laurel
(Cinnamomum camphora)
- FlowerLilium
Phone number052-972-2017
Address3-1-1 Sannomaru, Naka-ku, Nagoya-shi, Aichi-ken
460-0001

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|} is the third-largest incorporated city and the fourth most populous urban area in Japan.

Located on the Pacific coast in the Chūbu region on central Honshu, it is the capital of Aichi Prefecture and is one of Japan's major ports along with those of Tokyo, Osaka, Kobe, Yokohama, Chiba, and Moji. It is also the center of Japan's third largest metropolitan region, known as the Chūkyō Metropolitan Area. As of 2000, Chūkyō Metropolitan Area has 8.74 million people, of which 2.17 million live in the city of Nagoya.


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