Taito

Taitō is a special ward located in Tokyo Metropolis, Japan. In English, it is known as Taitō City.As of May 1, 2015, the ward has an estimated population of 186,276, and a population density of 18,420 persons per km2.
Photo: Ellywa, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Buddhist complex
is an ancient Buddhist temple located in Asakusa, Tokyo, Japan. Photo: Daderot, Public domain.

Theme park
Hanayashiki is an amusement park in , Taitō, Tokyo that has operated since 1853. Photo: Aimaimyi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Shinto shrine
is a Shinto shrine located in the district of , . Photo: Kakidai, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Tourist attraction
The Hōzōmon is the inner of two large entrance gates that ultimately leads to the in , . Photo: Luis Villa del Campo, CC BY 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a part of Tokyo's downtown Taito district best known for its many temples, particularly Sensōji. Photo: oimax, CC BY 2.0.

If you want to get a feel for old , in the Taito district is a good place to start. Photo: z tanuki, CC BY 3.0.

Taito

Latitude
35.7175° or 35° 43' 2.8" north
Longitude
139.7909° or 139° 47' 27.1" east
Population
204,000
Elevation
14 metres (46 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1042491447
Geo­Names ID
7475134
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Also Known As

  • Achinese: Taito, Tokyo
  • Achinese: Taitou
  • Arabic: Taitō, Tokyo
  • Arabic: تايتو
  • Arabic: تايتو، طوكيو
  • Armenian: Թայթո
  • Azerbaijani: Tayto
  • Basque: Taito
  • Basque: Taitō
  • Belarusian: Тайта
  • Bengali: তাইতো-কু
  • Catalan: Taitō
  • Cebuano: Taitō-ku
  • Chechen: Тайто (махсус район)
  • Chechen: Тайто
  • Chinese: Taitô-khu
  • Chinese: 台东区
  • Chinese: 台東
  • Chinese: 台東區
  • Czech: Taitó
  • Danish: Taitou
  • Dutch: Taito
  • Egyptian Arabic: تايتو, طوكيو
  • English: Taito-ku
  • English: Taitō-ku
  • English: Taitō
  • Esperanto: Kvartalo Taito
  • Estonian: Taito
  • Estonian: Taitō
  • Finnish: Taitō
  • French: Taito-ku
  • French: Taitō
  • French: Taitō-ku
  • Galician: Taitō
  • Gan Chinese: 台东区
  • Gan Chinese: 台東區
  • Georgian: ტაიტო
  • German: Taito
  • German: Taito-ku
  • German: Taitō
  • German: Taitō-ku
  • Greek: Ταϊτό
  • Gujarati: ટેટો-કુ
  • Haitian: Taito
  • Hebrew: טאייטו
  • Hindi: टैटो -कू
  • Hungarian: Taitó
  • Indonesian: Taitō
  • Italian: Taito
  • Italian: Taitō
  • Japanese: Taitō-ku
  • Japanese: たいとうく
  • Japanese: 台東区
  • Japanese: 東京都台東区
  • Kannada: ತೈಟೊ, ಟೋಕ್ಯೊ
  • Kannada: ತೈಟೊ-ಕು
  • Korean: 다이또 구
  • Korean: 다이토구
  • Korean: 타이토 구
  • Latvian: Taito īpašais rajons
  • Lithuanian: Taitas
  • Lithuanian: Taito seniūnija
  • Macedo-Romanian: Taito
  • Malay: Taitō, Tokyo
  • Malay: Taitō
  • Marathi: तातो-कु
  • Min Nan Chinese: Taitô-khu
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tâi-tang-khu
  • Norwegian: Taito
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Taito
  • Occitan (post 1500): Taito
  • Persian: تایتو-کو، توکیو
  • Persian: تایتو
  • Persian: تایتو، توکیو
  • Polish: Taitō
  • Portuguese: Taito
  • Portuguese: Tóquio/Taito
  • Romanian: Taitō
  • Russian: Тайто
  • Sinhala: ටයිටෝ -කු
  • Slovenian: Taitō-ku, Tokio
  • Spanish: Taito
  • Spanish: Taito Tokio
  • Spanish: Taito Tokyo
  • Spanish: Taitō
  • Spanish: Taitō Tokyo
  • Swedish: Taito
  • Swedish: Taitō
  • Tagalog: Taitō
  • Tamil: டைடோ-கு
  • Tatar: Тайто (махсус район)
  • Tatar: Тайто
  • Telugu: టైటో-కు
  • Thai: แขวงไทโต
  • Thai: ไทโต
  • Tumbuka: Taitō
  • Turkish: Taitō
  • Ukrainian: Район Тайто
  • Ukrainian: Тайто-ку
  • Ukrainian: Тайто
  • Urdu: تائتو، ٹوکیو
  • Vietnamese: Taitō
  • Waray (Philippines): Taitō
  • Yue Chinese: 台東區

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