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Fukushima prefecture

Fukushima prefecture (福島県; Fukushima-ken) is located in the Tohoku region on Honshu island, Japan. The capital is the city of Fukushima.

Fukushima prefecture (福島県)
CapitalFukushima
Region:Tohoku
Island:Honshu
Area
 - Total
 - % water
Ranked 3rd
13,782.54 km²
0.9%
Population
 - Total (Jan. 12003)
 - Density
Ranked 17th
2,119,218
154/km²
Districts:15
Municipalities:90
Symbols
Pref. Flower:Nemotoshakunage
(Rhododendron brachycarpum)
Pref. Tree:Japanese zelkova[?]
(Zelkova serrata)
Pref. Bird:Narcissus flycatcher
(Ficedula narcissina)

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