The Kita is the newest centre of city. The area around Umeda station, where major terminals for the Osaka subway, Japan Rail, Hankyu and Hanshin railways can be found, boasts department stores, buildings full of fashionable shops and various attractions.

Kita Map


  • Location: , , , , ,
  • Population: 129,000
  • Latitude: 34.7052° or 34° 42' 18.7" north
  • Longitude: 135.5019° or 135° 30' 6.9" east
  • Elevation: 10 meters (33 feet)
  • GeoNames ID: 1859310

Other Names for Kita

  • English: Kita-ku
  • French: Kita-ku
  • Italian: Kita
  • Japanese: きたく
  • Japanese: 北区
  • Japanese: 大阪市北区
  • Spanish: Kita-ku

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