Fukushima is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 2,126,998 people, it is the 17th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Fukushima gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Fukushima is lead by Masao Uchiboriand is based in the prefecture capital of Fukushima (Population: 294,237).
Fukushima Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Fukushima-shi (Population: 294,237)|
|Head of Government||Masao Uchibori|
|Total Area||13,783 sq km (5,322 sq miles)|
|Population Density||154.3 sq km (399.7 sq miles)|