A Brief City Profile
【Position of Hakui】
136 degrees 46 minutes east 54 seconds 36 degrees 53 minutes north 24 seconds (Hakui city office, Asahi-machi hakui city Ishikawa Prefecture)
Hakui city is there in the central part of Honsyu, Noto Peninsula in Ishikawa prefecture , projecting into the Sea of Japan. This City is located in the base west side of this Peninsula. It surrounded the plain part of the Ochigata flat ground which spreads in the center mostly, and spreads out on the sea and a mountain. North, south, east and west of the city limits is nearly 11 km both.
■Overview of Hakui in the direction of view
・EAST−looks for Goishigamine（461m）which is one of the Hodatsukyuryo,and adjoins Himi-City, Toyama prefecture.
・WEST−faces the Sea of Japan coastline has Nagisa Driveway. Iso is also on the north side of rocks.
・NORTH−Bijozan system as a boundary, adjoins Shika-machi, Hakui-gun and Nakanoto-machi, Kashima-gun.
・SOUTH−adjoins Hodatsushimizu-cho, Hakui-gun.
★The effective date of Hakui municipality
・July 1, 1958
・As of April 1, 2011 the number of population, households, 23,675 people 8,354 households
＜Click here for the latest population Division General Window [documentation]＞
★Area of Hakui
81.96 square kilometers (1.96% of the area, Ishikawa Prefecture)
★Area according to classification of land
・37% rice field, 24% forest land , 11% housing site , 6% field , 3% crossbred land , 1% wilderness, other 37%
＜Source: summary record fixed asset purchase in FY 2009 statistics Hakui version＞
★Hakui municipal emblem
Those three characters with stylized hiragana "Hakui" chapter Hakui city, outer circle represents the peace, symbolized by the pine needle knot of the inner circle is unity, its spread represents a gateway city conditions to stretch infinitely have. Was enacted on September 30, 1958.
★City Tree/ Black Pine
Nagisa coastline of Hakui known as white sand and green pines , black pine and woven together, or would have healed the heart of how villager in its long history. The black pine called alias Omatsu is thickly , brawny , and it is a tree suitable for entrusting city prosperity.
★City Flower / Satsuki(Azalea)
The attachment heart to the flower of an azalea lover in the city and the efforts to raise spread, and it became a flower which symbolizes the tenderness and passion of the Hakui residents who wish beautiful city planning now.
★City Bird / Swan
Ochigata winter flying of birds began to stand out from the late Showa. Swan is beyond the wings, especially in recent years 500. To Hakui-known as a habitat for ibis In the past, a new paradise of man and nature have grown up now.
★Hakui Citizen's Charter
・It is an oath of the Hakui residents born on the 15th anniversary of municipal organization.
・Love Hakui Fund
★Hakui song＜July 1, 1968 establishment＞
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