Ichikawa, city (1990 pop. 436,957), Chiba prefecture, central Honshu, Japan, on the Edo River. It is an industrial city with metallurgical, chemical, textile, and foodstuff industries.
Ichikawa redirects here. The name can also refer to Kon Ichikawa the film director
is a city located in Chiba, Japan.

The city was founded on November 3, 1934.As of 2003, the city has an estimated population of 462,249 and the density of 8,044.71 persons per km². The total area is 57.46 km².

The chief of the ground staff of the Japan Ground Self-Defense Force is located in Ichikawa.

In the south of the city is the Aneha Architect Design Office used both as a class one qualified architect office and as Hidetsugu Aneha's house.

Ichikawa city is also the home of the Colton Plaza shopping mall.



Primary and secondary schools

Public schools
The city operates public elementary and junior high schools.

Chiba Prefectural Board of Education operates the following public high schools:

Private schools
Ichikawa Gakuen (Ichikawa Junior and Senior High School) is located in Ichikawa.

Sister Cities

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