Size and Population

Fukuoka has an area of 336.50km square(129.9mi. square) and a
population of 1,270,048 (as of January 1994), making it the eighth
largest city in Japan and the largest city on the island of Kyushu. In
terms of population, Fukuoka is approximately the same size as Munich,
Germany; Brisbane, Australia; or the Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas
metropolitan area in the United States.


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