For the former Yawata, Fukuoka, see Kitakyūshū; Yahata Higashi-ku, Kitakyushu; and Yahata Nishi-ku, Kitakyushu.
Kotsuya Bridge, as known for low water crossing place in Japan.
Location of Yawata in Kyoto Prefecture
Location in Japan
|Coordinates: 34°52′N 135°42′E / 34.867°N 135.700°ECoordinates: 34°52′N 135°42′E / 34.867°N 135.700°E|
|• Mayor||Horiguchi Fumiaki (since February 2012)|
|• Total||24.37 km2 (9.41 sq mi)|
|Population (May 31, 2011)|
|• Density||3,042.68/km2 (7,880.5/sq mi)|
|• Tree||Cinnamomum camphora|
|• Bird||Parus minor|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|City hall address||
Yawata-Sonouchi 75, Yawata City, Kyoto Prefecture (京都府八幡市八幡園内75)|
The city was founded on November 1, 1977 and currently has a sister city in Milan, Ohio
The Iwashimizu Hachimangu is located in Yawata.
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