Kita-ku (北区) is one of four wards of Okayama, Okayama Prefecture, Japan. The ward has an area of 451.03 km² and a population of 295,312. The population density is 655 per square kilometer. The name means "North Ward."
The wards of Okayama were established when Okayama became a city designated by government ordinance on April 1, 2009.
The city has its municipal headquarters in kita-ku.
The South Korean government maintains the Korea Education Institution (Korean: 오카야마한국교육원, Japanese: 岡山韓国教育院) in Kita-ku.
|Ki Castle (Kinojo Castle Ruins)||2020||16.4km||site_ao|
|Mt. Yashima Ropeway||2020||38.6km||site_ao|
|Matsuka Seimen Noodle Factory||2019||20.6km||site_ao|
|Japan’s Gorgeous Island-Hopping Bikeway||2018||72.6km||site_ao|
|City Hall (today: Kurashiki Museum of Art)||1958||15.4km||site_brutalism|
|Kagawa Prefectural Gymnasium||1962||36.9km||site_brutalism|
|Kagawa Prefectural Office||1954||36.9km||site_brutalism|
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