Sumida is a located in , . The English translation of its Japanese self-designation is Sumida City. As of May 1, 2015, the ward has an estimated population of 257,300, and a population density of 18,690 persons per km².

Landmarks in the Area

Tourist attraction
Tokyo Skytree is a broadcasting and observation in , . Photo: Kakidai, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Commercial building
The Tokyo Stock Exchange, which is called Tōshō or TSE/TYO for short, is a stock exchange located in , . is situated 3 km southwest of Sumida. Photo: EXECUTOR, Public domain.

The National Museum of Western Art is the premier public art gallery in specializing in art from the Western tradition. is situated 3 km northwest of Sumida. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Buddhist temple
Sensō-ji is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. is situated 1½ km northwest of Sumida. Photo: Daderot, Public domain.

Localities in the Area

Akihabara is a common name for the area around Akihabara Station in the of , Japan. is situated 3 km west of Sumida. Photo: Jmho, CC0.

Asakusa is a district in , , Japan, famous for the , a Buddhist temple dedicated to the bodhisattva Kannon. is situated 2 km north of Sumida. Photo: FabHol, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Kanda-Jinbōchō, commonly known as Jinbōchō or Jimbocho, is a district of , , known as Tokyo's center of used-book stores and publishing houses, and as a popular antique and curio shopping area. is situated 4½ km west of Sumida. Photo: koichiwb, CC BY 2.0.

Ōtemachi is a district of , , . It is located north of Tokyo Station and Marunouchi, east of the Imperial Palace, west of and south of Kanda. is situated 4 km southwest of Sumida. Photo: J o, CC BY-SA 3.0.


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