Miyagi is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 2,365,204 people, it is the 15th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Miyagi gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Miyagi is lead by Yoshihiro Muraiand is based in the prefecture capital of Sendai (Population: 1,063,103).
The most populous cities in Miyagi are: Sendai-shi (Population: 1,063,103), Sendai (Population: 1,063,103), Ishinomaki (Population: 117,233), Furukawa (Population: 76,312), Shiogama (Population: 59,526).
Miyagi Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Sendai-shi (Population: 1,063,103)|
|Head of Government||Yoshihiro Murai|
|Total Area||7,285 sq km (2,813 sq miles)|
|Population Density||324.7 sq km (840.9 sq miles)|
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