Ishikawa is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 1,180,935 people, it is the 36th largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Ishikawa gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Ishikawa is lead by Masanori Tanimotoand is based in the prefecture capital of Kanazawa (Population: 458,937).
Ishikawa Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Kanazawa-shi (Population: 458,937)|
|Head of Government||Masanori Tanimoto|
|Total Area||4,185 sq km (1,616 sq miles)|
|Population Density||282.2 sq km (730.9 sq miles)|