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In Fukuoka, the range of occupations to choose in the future will expand!
－Number of schools [university · junior college · technical college · vocational school]－
Technique that makes bus and train runs perfect!
-Inner-city transportationservices in Fukuoka have gained a high reputation worldwide (GPCI2017)-
No. 1 for 24 straight years!
- Ocean liner passengers -
Cruise ships arrive in Hakata Port one after another!
- Number of cruise ships run by foreign companies 2017-
Fukuoka, this city has a lot of potential!
- Ranking of city growth potential of 100 cities in Japan (2017) -
Over 21 million people! Fukuoka is proud of this gateway to the skies!
Number of passengers and aircraft movements at Fukuoka Airport.(2016)
No chicken, No life...almost?
Chicken meat expenditure/purchase quantity and number of yakitori...
Cities are competing to host international conferences ...
- No. of international conferences held -
Low prices—one reason Fukuoka is so livable
Consumer price index regional difference and retail prices
Everyone has only twenty-four hours in a day
Why transportation is great in Fukuoka
UPDATE Oct 10,2017
Fukuoka - a great place to live! I wanna stay here!
－Community Attitude Survey on Municipal Government (2017)－
Four years in a row! The No. 1 port for marine produce
- Sales of major wholesale fish markets at ports around Japan (2016) -
Visit Fukuoka via sky or sea!
-Number of foreign visitors entering Japan by airport/seaport(2016)-
Fukuoka City is a pioneer in using reclaimed water!
- Number of supply spots and supply area of reclaimed water -
Mentaiko (spicy cod roe), popular for dinner as well as a great souvenir for tourists
- Purchased volume and expenditure on cod roe, and number of Mentaiko shops-<
The number of subway users is increasing!
－Number of passengers per day per 1km on the public subway－
Fukuoka, a reservoir of human resources
-Ratio of students and number of international students-
"The Fukuoka Method" is solving worldwide garbage problems!
A joint development by Fukuoka University and Fukuoka City - landfill technology was born in Fukuoka.
Special local dishes in Fukuoka!
-Number of Ramen, Motsunabe and Gyoza restaurants-
Enjoy outings with your baby!
Creating a "Universal Fukuoka City" for everyone
Easy access for traveling or business trips!
-Extensive network for domestic and international travel-
Doing our best to protect lives
Our ambulances get patients to the hospital really quickly(2015)
More than 50 companies for 4 straight years!
- Number of new companies in emerging industries located in Fukuoka -
Fukuoka food is not just about ramen and motsunabe!
We have a lot of seafood restaurants , too
Delicious food goes all over the world from Fukuoka!
－Value of agricultural and livestock exports by port (2015)－
We're growing because we're popular
-Facts about our population/rate of growth and
young people (teens / 20s)-
If your child has a fever when you have to go to work,you don't have to worry.
- Number of people using day care service for sick and recovering children -
Get safe and fresh fruit and vegetables at "Vege-Fru Stadium".
-Volume of fruit and vegetables sold at central wholesale markets (2016)-
Living comfortably in Fukuoka in all seasons
- Comfort level of temperature (GPCI 2016) -
So fast!!Already in the street?
- Shortest access time when using public transport (GPCI 2016)-
－Change in the annual number of visitors about Focus on Asia ・ Fukuoka International Film Festival・The Creators－
Are you commuting in comfort?
－Comparison in train congestion rates between Tokyo and Fukuoka－
Fukuoka, the city of sports?
－Ranking of cities where you can enjoy sports－
Is the compactness of Fukuoka becoming a global standard!?
－A fine example of adherence to international guidelines regarding urban and national planning (UN Habitat)－
Foreign people also like Fukuoka!
－Growth rate of foreign residents－
You can easily get to Beppu, Yufuin, Kurokawa and other hot spring areas
－Hot spring areas near Fukuoka, chosen as one of "The 100 best hot springs in Japan"－
Protect, connect and grow for the future - Greenery in Fukuoka City
- The number of protected trees -
Talking of summer… The beach!
- The number of beaches with good water quality -
Investment in the city is accelerating!
- Estimated construction cost for new buildings -
Fukuoka, ranked in the top 5 best sightseeing cities in Japan!
Only in Fukuoka!? Convenient and efficient! Night-time trash collection
Night-time collection of household waste
Fukuoka Tower, the symbol of Fukuoka!
Height of towers in Japan
Fukuoka, one of the hottest cities in Asia!
-Fukuoka's position among popular travel destinations from Asian countries (the first half of 2015)-
Fukuoka, a world-renowned city for cuisine!
Number of restaurants
Hakata Port, the gateway to Asia, is growing rapidly!
Volume of foreign trade containers
-Number of tax-free shops-
World's first! World's only! A project for producing hydrogen from sewage.
－World’s first hydrogen refueling station producing hydrogen from sewage－
Fukuoka! Hot place to visit!
－Number of visitors and hotel occupancy rate－
Have you heard about it?
- The Tenjin Big Bang Project -
Where are the cities of cuisine?
-Ranking of the best cities for food in Japan-
- Travel time and distance between city areas and airports in Tokyo/Fukuoka -
May I have your attention please?
- Flying time between major overseas cities and Tokyo/Fukuoka -
Fukuoka, the place to create "Smart" and "Fun" content!
- Ratio of creative businesses among all businesses -
Fukuoka, a place alive with music alongside Japan's three major cities!
- Number of concerts held (2015) -
Come and see Yamakasa Festival- the hottest time of the summer in Hakata, Fukuoka!
- Ranking of number of visitors to summer festivals in Japan (2016) -
UP Jan 20,2015
Enjoy wine in the comfort of your own home
../data/ambulances/index.phpNumber of wine retailers and volume of wine purchased annually
UP Jan 20,2015
Enjoy your evening with a glass of wine!
Number of French restaurants and wine bars
UP Jan 15,2015
You can enjoy nature close by! Uminonakamichi Seaside Park
Number of visitors to parks and gardens in Japan (2012)
Get to know and enjoy Fukuoka with Fukuoka City Wi-Fi
- Number of Wi-Fi hotspots and access points
to the free public wireless network service in Fukuoka City -
Fathers in Fukuoka: combining work and family
Employed men in Fukuoka spend more time raising their children than in most other cities
Go to work or school any way you like!
Modes of transport to get to work or school
You can enjoy visiting temples and shrines as well!
Number of temples and shrines in Fukuoka and famous ones in the Hakata area
Many stores and schools to satisfy your mind and body!
Number of yoga classes,
restaurants and women's clothing stores compared to the female population
Many places to make yourself beautiful!
Number of salons compared to the female population
Being the birthplace of Udon and Soba noodles that explains it all.
Number of employees in udon and soba restaurants
Beautiful white sand and green pines along
the coastline have been...
Length of the seashore
Endorsed by overseas travel media
Chosen by Frommer's as one of the world's Top 10 travel destinations (2012)
Is the entire city of Fukuoka a restaurant?
Chosen as one of Asia's 10 Greatest Street Food Cities
Which is faster, a trip to Tokyo or Shanghai?
Our position in Asia is…
We're small, but we’re bursting with appeal
So how big is Fukuoka City?
Can we really go head-to-head with capitals around the world?
Sure, in terms of Gross Regional Product per capita
Fukuoka, the seventh most liveable city in the world
-The world's most liveable cities (MONOCLE, 2016)-
To learn more about Kuroda Kanbei, the father of Fukuoka
You'll find a lot of archives on the Kuroda family there.
Fifty Oyster Meisters rave about Fukuoka
Fukuoka's performance in the Oyster Competition of Japan
Fukuoka, a place tourists really want to visit
Satisfaction rates among Chinese, Korean and Taiwanese travelers (by Jalan)
No. 1 for three straight years! We've got your back for startups!
- A lot of young people in Fukuoka want to start a business -
Where dreams come true
The percentage of people in Fukuoka who want to start a business is…
The city people want to live,go to and work in
Fukuoka, a favorite place for businesspeople around Japan
More space, more business
Office monthly rent and vacancy rate in business district