Kita-ku, Kyoto

Kita-ku, Kyoto

Location of Kita-ku in Kyoto
Kinkaku, the Golden Pavilion of Rokuon-ji, is one of the most famous landmarks of Kita-ku.

Kita (北区 Kita-ku) is one of the eleven wards in the city of Kyoto, in Kyoto Prefecture, Japan. Its name means "North Ward." As of 2008, the ward has an estimated population of 122,391 people.


  • Education 1
    • Universities 1.1
    • Primary and secondary schools 1.2
  • Temples and Landmarks 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4



Primary and secondary schools

The community previously had a North Korean school, Kyoto Korean No. 3 Elementary School (京都朝鮮第三初級学校).[1]

Temples and Landmarks


  1. ^ "ウリハッキョ一覧" (Archive). Chongryon. November 6, 2005. Retrieved on October 15, 2015.

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Official website (Japanese)