Kōenji is a district of in the Suginami ward, west of . The district's name originates from the old temples in the area. Kōenji is primarily a community with easy access to the Shinjuku and Tokyo stations.

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Railway station
Kōenji Station is a railway station on the Chūō Main Line in the Kōenji neighborhood in Suginami, Tokyo. Photo: Kakidai, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Mobile phone shop
NTT Docomo Inc. is the predominant mobile phone operator in Japan. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Apartment building
Photo: Tyoron2, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Kabukichō is an entertainment and red-light district in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Japan. is situated 5 km east of Koenji. Photo: marcotogni, CC BY 2.0.

Shimokitazawa is a commercial and entertainment district in Setagaya, Tokyo. is situated 5 km south of Koenji. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY 2.0.


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