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Kanagawa Prefecture is located to the south of Tokyo, in the Kanto region of Honshu. It connects almost seamlessly with the Tokyo Metropolitan Area with many of it's public transportation services feeding to and from central Tokyo. It's capital, Yokohama City, is the 2nd largest city in Japan, and has a long history of being a famous port city of Japan. Yokohama's Chinatown is not only the largest Chinatown in Japan and Asia, but it is one of the largest in the world, with nearly 3,000 Chinese immigrants residing within. A US Naval Base is located near Yokosuka, thus increasing the foreign population even greater. Many popular tourist attractions are located in Kanagawa, including the beautiful Kamakura City, and Hakone resorts and outlet malls.

population
9,067,000
foreign residents
162,142
foreigner birth
2,110
annual crime
76,511
annual income
6,474,500

Kanagawa Data Sources

Temperature

Population per age

Foreign Nationalities

#CountryNumber
1China55,362
2Korea ( South and North )32,525
3Philippines18,253
4Brasil10,060
5Peru7,442
6Vietnam6,074
7United States4,950
8Thailand3,807
9India3,120
10United Kingdom1,639

Living Cost

ItemData
Num. of persons per household (persons)3.22
Age of household heads (years old)47.4
Income539,542
Expenditure439,542
Savings14,003,000
Liabilities8,981,000

Expenditure Detail

ItemYen
Food75,077
Housing
Rents for dwelling & land79,589
Imputed rent for owned houses104,986
Fuel, light & water charges17,777
Electricity7,518
Gas4,630
Furniture & household utensils9,986
Clothing & footwear15,830
Medical care12,910
Transportation & communication53,958
Public transportation12,060
Private transportation26,827
Communication15,071
Education25,066
Culture & recreation36,719
Beef (100g)
866yen
Pork (100g)
239yen
Chicken (100g)
128yen
Tuna (100g)
384yen
Milk (1L)
197yen
Green tea (100g)
608yen
Taxi (base fare)
710yen
Parking (1 month)
23,222yen
All data shown has been published by The Japanese Meteorological Agency and The Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications. Information provided by City-Cost is for educational purposes and we hope the data posted here helps you.

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