Akita is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 1,189,215 people, it is the 35th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Akita gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Akita is lead by Norihisa Satakeand is based in the prefecture capital of Akita (Population: 325,837).
Akita Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Akita Shi (Population: 325,837)|
|Head of Government||Norihisa Satake|
|Total Area||11,612 sq km (4,483 sq miles)|
|Population Density||102.4 sq km (265.2 sq miles)|