Location of Bizen in Okayama Prefecture
Location in Japan
|Coordinates: 34°45′N 134°11′E / 34.750°N 134.183°ECoordinates: 34°45′N 134°11′E / 34.750°N 134.183°E|
|• Total||258.23 km2 (99.70 sq mi)|
|Population (March 22, 2005)|
|• Density||160/km2 (420/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
The city was founded on April 1, 1971.
It is home to literary critic Hakuchō Masamune's birthplace, which is now a museum.
- 備前市の紹介. Bizen official website (in Japanese). Bizen City. Retrieved 15 September 2011.
- Media related to Bizen, Okayama at Wikimedia Commons
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