Information on Tochigi Prefecture

The prefectural capital is Utsunomiya.

The nature of Tochigi Prefecture is divided into three. It is the mountain land of an eastern part, a mountain range of a northern part and a western part, and the central part.

Tochigi Prefecture is an industrial zone using rich water. Main agricultural products are a strawberry, a scallion, a rice, and milk. The quantity of production is Japanese top class.

Tochigi Prefecture is located in the metropolitan area, and metropolitan area agriculture, such as garden products, is prosperous in it. Main industries are the modern industry centering on Utsunomiya. It forms a part of north Kanto industry.

A cities, towns and villages list is here.

Ranking of Tochigi
Item National ranking Outline
Area (2009) The 19st place 6,408 square kilometers
The number of cities, wards, towns, and villages (2010) The 28st place 27 cities, towns and villages
Population (2008) The 20th place 2,006,701 persons
Number of households (2008) The 21th place 740354 households
People-of-the-prefecture gross product (substance) (2007) The 17th place 9,403,193 (unit: 1 million yen)