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Kadoma, Osaka

 

Kadoma, Osaka

Kadoma
門真市
City
Flag of Kadoma
Flag
Location of Kadoma in Osaka Prefecture
Location of Kadoma in Osaka Prefecture
Kadoma is located in Japan
Kadoma
Location in Japan
Coordinates:
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Osaka Prefecture
Area
 • Total 12.28 km2 (4.74 sq mi)
Population (January 2010)
 • Total 128,034
 • Density 10,430/km2 (27,000/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Camphor Laurel
 • Flower Rhododendron indicum
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City Hall Address 1-1 Nakamachi, Kadoma-shi, Ōsaka-fu
571-8585
Phone number 6-6902-1231
Website City of Kadoma

Kadoma (門真市 Kadoma-shi) is a city located in Osaka Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on August 1, 1963.

As of 2010, the city has an estimated population of 128,034 and a population density of 10,430 persons per km². The total area is 12.28 km².

Kadoma is located northeast of Osaka on the Keihan Railway, and is connected to Osaka's other northern suburbs by the Osaka Monorail. The city is well-known within Japan as being the site of the headquarters of Matsushita (National/Panasonic).

In 2005, it was planned to merge Kadoma with the neighboring city of Moriguchi, however the plan was cancelled.

Contents

  • Economy 1
  • Transportation 2
    • Railways 2.1
    • Roads 2.2
  • Sister cities 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Economy

Panasonic Corporation headquarters

Panasonic Corporation has its headquarters in Kadoma.[1] Kaiyodo has its headquarters in Kadoma.[2]

Transportation

Railways

Roads

  • Kinki Expressway
  • Route 163

Sister cities

References

  1. ^ "Corporate Profile." Panasonic Corporation. Retrieved on February 15, 2011. "Head Office Location 1006, Oaza Kadoma, Kadoma-shi, Osaka 571-8501, Japan" (PDF Map, GIF Map (Direct link))
  2. ^ "会社概要." Kaiyodo. Retrieved on February 15, 2011. "本社所在地 〒571-0041 大阪府門真市柳町19-3."

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Kadoma City official website (Japanese)


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