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Gifu (岐阜市, Gifu-shi) is a ceety locatit in the sooth-central portion o Gifu Prefectur, Japan, an serves as the prefectural caipital.

Gifu
岐阜市
Core ceety
Gifu Ceety
Clockwise frae tap left: Cormorant fishin in Nagara River, Gifu Great Buddha Statue, View o Nagara River an Moont Kinka, Gifu Ceety Tour 43, View o dountoun Gifu frae Moont Kinka panorama road, Gifu Castle
Clockwise frae tap left: Cormorant fishin in Nagara River, Gifu Great Buddha Statue, View o Nagara River an Moont Kinka, Gifu Ceety Tour 43, View o dountoun Gifu frae Moont Kinka panorama road, Gifu Castle
Offeecial seal o Gifu
Symbol[2]
Location of Gifu in Gifu Prefectur
Location of Gifu in Gifu Prefectur
Coordinates: 35°25′N 136°46′E / 35.417°N 136.767°E / 35.417; 136.767Coordinates: 35°25′N 136°46′E / 35.417°N 136.767°E / 35.417; 136.767
Kintra Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefectur Gifu Prefectur
Govrenment
 • Mayor Shigemitsu Hosoe
Aurie
 • Total 202.89 km2 (78.34 sq mi)
Population (Julie 2011[3])
 • Tot 412,895
 • Density 2,000/km2 (5,300/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Japanese Chinquapin
 • Flouer Scarlet Sage
Time zone Japan Staundart Time (UTC+9)
City Hall Address 18 Imazawa-chō, Gifu-shi, Gifu-ken
500-8701
Wabsteid www.city.gifu.lg.jp

ReferencesEedit

  1. Outline of Gifu City 2007. Gifu Ceety Haw, Aprile 2007.
  2. This offeecial seembol pays homage tae Gifu's oreeginal name, Inokuchi (井口).[1]
  3. 岐阜県の人口・世帯数人口動態統計調査結果. Gifu prefectural website (in Japanese). Gifu Prefecture. Retrieved September 11, 2011.