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Miyakojima City

Miyakojima City(Miyakojima) isMiyako Islandsに 位置 す るOkinawaThird city.

Geography

Miyako Islands OfMiyakojima,Ikema Island,Ogami Island,Kurima Island,Irabu Island,ShimojishimaConsists of.Miyakojima and IkemajimaIkema Ohashi, Miyakojima and KurimajimaKurima Bridge, Miyakojima and IrabujimaIrabu Ohashi, Irabu Island and Shimoji Island are connected by 6 bridges.

Once in the current city areaHirara Cityas well as the Miyako-gunIrabu Town-Ueno Village-Castle town-ShimojichoThere were 5 municipalities,2005(Heisei17 years)May 10Tomerger(Merger of new establishment) Miyakojima City was born.

The correspondence between the islands that make up Miyakojima City and the old municipalities is as follows.

  • Hirara City-Northern Miyakojima, Ikema Island, Ogami Island
  • Shimoji Town-Kurima Island, southwestern Miyako Island
  • Ueno Village-Southern Miyakojima
  • Gusukube Town-Southeastern Miyakojima
  • Irabu Town-Irabu Island, Shimoji Island

climate

Rainforest climateOr as close as possible to itTemperate humid climateIt is hot and humid throughout the year. 1971-2000Average priceWill have a warm and humid climate, and the average yearly values ​​from 1981 to 2010 will be a tropical rainforest climate.[2].

Miyakojima Local Meteorological Observatory

  • Temperature-up to 35.3 °C (1971(46)May 7), At least 6.9 ℃ (1967(42)May 1)
  • Maximum precipitation-908.1 mm (1959(12)May 9)
  • Maximum instantaneous wind speed-85.3 m (1966(41)May 9)
  • Maximum number of summer days-259 days (1998(10))
  • Maximum number of summer days-130 days (2016(28))
  • Most hot days-2 days (1971(Showa 46))
  • Minimum daily temperature 25 ℃ or more Maximum number of days-150 days2016(28))
  • Maximum number of winter days-0 days (1938(Showa 13)-)


Climate of Miyakojima Local Meteorological Observatory
Month123456789101112Years
Highest temperature record ° C (° F)27.0
(80.6)
27.6
(81.7)
28.6
(83.5)
30.7
(87.3)
33.3
(91.9)
35.1
(95.2)
35.3
(95.5)
34.2
(93.6)
34.2
(93.6)
32.5
(90.5)
30.9
(87.6)
28.8
(83.8)
35.3
(95.5)
Average maximum temperature ° C (° F)20.4
(68.7)
20.9
(69.6)
22.7
(72.9)
25.1
(77.2)
27.5
(81.5)
29.9
(85.8)
31.6
(88.9)
31.2
(88.2)
30.0
(86)
27.8
(82)
25.0
(77)
22.0
(71.6)
26.2
(79.2)
Average daily temperature ° C (° F)18.0
(64.4)
18.3
(64.9)
20.0
(68)
22.4
(72.3)
24.8
(76.6)
27.2
(81)
28.7
(83.7)
28.5
(83.3)
27.4
(81.3)
25.4
(77.7)
22.7
(72.9)
19.7
(67.5)
23.6
(74.5)
Average minimum temperature ° C (° F)16.0
(60.8)
16.2
(61.2)
17.7
(63.9)
20.2
(68.4)
22.7
(72.9)
25.2
(77.4)
26.6
(79.9)
26.3
(79.3)
25.3
(77.5)
23.6
(74.5)
20.8
(69.4)
17.8
(64)
21.5
(70.7)
Minimum temperature record ° C (° F)6.9
(44.4)
7.3
(45.1)
8.6
(47.5)
11.4
(52.5)
15.2
(59.4)
17.4
(63.3)
21.4
(70.5)
21.2
(70.2)
19.7
(67.5)
17.2
(63)
12.9
(55.2)
9.6
(49.3)
6.9
(44.4)
Precipitation amount mm (inch)130.8
(5.15)
141.3
(5.563)
137.8
(5.425)
160.3
(6.311)
207.7
(8.177)
185.5
(7.303)
130.8
(5.15)
262.5
(10.335)
230.0
(9.055)
156.2
(6.15)
146.9
(5.783)
131.3
(5.169)
2,021.1
(79.571)
(I.e.72757780828480807975737077.3
Average monthlyDaylight hours86.482.6112.0123.2151.1191.9246.7220.5184.6153.8112.0101.31,766.1
Source 1: Science chronology
Source 2:Japanese Meteorological Agency (Average value: 1981-2010, extreme value: 1888-present)[3][4]


Kagamihara climate
Month123456789101112Years
Highest temperature record ° C (° F)27.1
(80.8)
28.4
(83.1)
28.7
(83.7)
30.4
(86.7)
32.5
(90.5)
34.3
(93.7)
35.2
(95.4)
35.0
(95)
34.9
(94.8)
32.5
(90.5)
30.6
(87.1)
29.8
(85.6)
35.2
(95.4)
Average maximum temperature ° C (° F)20.7
(69.3)
22.0
(71.6)
22.9
(73.2)
25.2
(77.4)
28.0
(82.4)
30.1
(86.2)
32.2
(90)
31.5
(88.7)
30.5
(86.9)
28.4
(83.1)
25.7
(78.3)
22.4
(72.3)
26.6
(79.9)
Average daily temperature ° C (° F)17.7
(63.9)
18.8
(65.8)
19.5
(67.1)
22.0
(71.6)
24.7
(76.5)
27.0
(80.6)
28.7
(83.7)
28.2
(82.8)
27.3
(81.1)
25.2
(77.4)
22.7
(72.9)
19.3
(66.7)
23.4
(74.1)
Average minimum temperature ° C (° F)15.3
(59.5)
16.2
(61.2)
16.5
(61.7)
19.4
(66.9)
22.2
(72)
24.7
(76.5)
26.2
(79.2)
25.7
(78.3)
24.8
(76.6)
23.0
(73.4)
20.4
(68.7)
16.7
(62.1)
20.9
(69.6)
Minimum temperature record ° C (° F)6.9
(44.4)
7.8
(46)
7.9
(46.2)
10.9
(51.6)
14.6
(58.3)
18.4
(65.1)
22.3
(72.1)
23.1
(73.6)
18.6
(65.5)
17.7
(63.9)
12.4
(54.3)
6.9
(44.4)
6.9
(44.4)
Precipitation amount mm (inch)120.7
(4.752)
132.8
(5.228)
124.6
(4.906)
128.3
(5.051)
104.3
(4.106)
233.9
(9.209)
124.8
(4.913)
265.5
(10.453)
241.8
(9.52)
148.1
(5.831)
190.0
(7.48)
104.4
(4.11)
1,919.2
(75.559)
Source 1: Science chronology
Source 2:Japanese Meteorological Agency (Average value: 1981-2010, extreme value: 1888-present)[5][6]


Groundwork (Shimojishima) Climate
Month123456789101112Years
Highest temperature record ° C (° F)27.5
(81.5)
27.5
(81.5)
28.2
(82.8)
29.9
(85.8)
32.0
(89.6)
33.9
(93)
36.1
(97)
35.0
(95)
34.4
(93.9)
33.6
(92.5)
30.5
(86.9)
28.8
(83.8)
36.1
(97)
Average maximum temperature ° C (° F)20.9
(69.6)
22.2
(72)
23.0
(73.4)
25.3
(77.5)
28.0
(82.4)
29.9
(85.8)
32.0
(89.6)
31.6
(88.9)
30.9
(87.6)
28.7
(83.7)
26.0
(78.8)
22.6
(72.7)
26.8
(80.2)
Average daily temperature ° C (° F)18.2
(64.8)
19.3
(66.7)
19.9
(67.8)
22.4
(72.3)
25.0
(77)
27.1
(80.8)
29.0
(84.2)
28.6
(83.5)
27.8
(82)
25.8
(78.4)
23.2
(73.8)
19.7
(67.5)
23.8
(74.8)
Average minimum temperature ° C (° F)15.8
(60.4)
16.7
(62.1)
17.1
(62.8)
19.8
(67.6)
22.6
(72.7)
25.0
(77)
26.8
(80.2)
26.2
(79.2)
25.3
(77.5)
23.6
(74.5)
21.0
(69.8)
17.3
(63.1)
21.4
(70.5)
Minimum temperature record ° C (° F)7.0
(44.6)
6.8
(44.2)
8.9
(48)
11.8
(53.2)
14.4
(57.9)
18.7
(65.7)
22.0
(71.6)
23.1
(73.6)
18.6
(65.5)
16.5
(61.7)
13.3
(55.9)
7.3
(45.1)
6.8
(44.2)
Precipitation amount mm (inch)109.1
(4.295)
119.2
(4.693)
117.9
(4.642)
143.3
(5.642)
113.6
(4.472)
258.8
(10.189)
100.3
(3.949)
266.7
(10.5)
237.6
(9.354)
155.9
(6.138)
146.4
(5.764)
88.6
(3.488)
1,857.4
(73.126)
Source 1: Science chronology
Source 2:Japanese Meteorological Agency (Average value: 1981-2010, extreme value: 1888-present)[7][8]


Climate of Irabu (elevation 10m)
Month123456789101112Years
Highest temperature record ° C (° F)27.8
(82)
27.5
(81.5)
29.5
(85.1)
30.2
(86.4)
32.2
(90)
33.8
(92.8)
35.0
(95)
35.1
(95.2)
33.9
(93)
31.8
(89.2)
31.2
(88.2)
28.9
(84)
35.1
(95.2)
Minimum temperature record ° C (° F)6.9
(44.4)
6.3
(43.3)
5.1
(41.2)
10.0
(50)
14.3
(57.7)
16.3
(61.3)
22.0
(71.6)
21.5
(70.7)
17.5
(63.5)
16.7
(62.1)
10.0
(50)
6.4
(43.5)
5.1
(41.2)
Source 1: Science chronology
Source 2:Japanese Meteorological Agency (Average value: 1981-2010, extreme value: 1888-present)[9][10]


Climate of Gusukube (elevation 55m)
Month123456789101112Years
Precipitation amount mm (inch)133.6
(5.26)
141.0
(5.551)
143.3
(5.642)
163.7
(6.445)
198.1
(7.799)
194.9
(7.673)
118.9
(4.681)
243.5
(9.587)
194.7
(7.665)
154.7
(6.091)
151.4
(5.961)
132.9
(5.232)
1,973.1
(77.681)
Average days of precipitation (≥1.0 mm)12.912.212.511.011.610.68.811.711.79.510.910.6134.8
Source 1: Science chronology
Source 2:Japanese Meteorological Agency (Average value: 1981-2010, extreme value: 1888-present)[11][12]


List of character names

In all address displays, the old city, town, and village name is added before the character name.The same applies when the character name is the same as the old town / village name (character Irabu → Irabu character Irabu, character Ueno → Ueno character Ueno).

TairaRegion In both cases, the old city name "Hirara" is added to the beginning of the character name (example: character Nishizato → Taira character Nishizato).

  • Ikema-Ikema Island
  • Oura
  • Ogami-Ogami Island
  • Karimata
  • Kugai
  • Shimajiri
  • Shimosato
  • Nikadori
  • Nishizato
  • Nishinakasone
  • Nishihara
  • Higashinakasone
  • Higashinakasonezoe
  • Maezato-Ikema Island
  • Matsubara

GusukubeRegion In both cases, the old town name "Gusukube" is added to the beginning of the character name (example: character Fukuzato → Jobe character Fukuzato)

  • Shinjo (Aragusuku)
  • Shimosato
  • Shimosato Soe
  • Tomori
  • Nagama
  • Nishizatosoe
  • Higa
  • Fukuzato
  • Bora

(I.e.Region In both cases, the old village name "Ueno" is added to the beginning of the character name (example: character Ueno → Ueno character Ueno)

  • Ueno
  • Shinzato
  • Nobaru
  • Miyaguni

GroundworkRegion In both cases, the old town name "ground" is added to the beginning of the character name (example: character upper ground → base character upper ground)

  • Uechi
  • Katekari
  • Kawamitsu
  • Kurima-Kurima Island
  • Sugama
  • Yonaha

IrabuArea (Irabu Island) In both cases, the old town name "Irabu" is added to the beginning of the character name (example: character Nagahama → Irabu character Nagahama)

  • Ikemazoe
  • Irabu straddles some ground islands
  • Kuninaka straddles some Jinoshima islands
  • Sawada straddles part of Jinoshima
  • Nakachi straddles part of Jinoshima
  • Nagahama
  • Maezatozoe

History

The detailed history before the establishment of Miyakojima City isMiyakojima #History,Hirara City #History,Irabu Town #History,Ueno Village (Okinawa Prefecture) #History,Gusukube Town (Okinawa Prefecture) #History,Shimojichoreference.

Administration

Successive mayors

代NameDate of inaugurationRetirement dateRemarks
First generationAkira Ishimine2005th of February 112008th of February 12Former Mayor of Taira.Resigned from responsibility in the middle of term due to scandal of city staff[17].
2 feeToshihiko Shimoji2009th of February 12021th of February 1Former Johen Town Assistant. 2017 selections in January 1[18].. Served for 3 terms and 12 years.
3 feeZakimi Kazuyuki2021th of February 1Winners recommended by independent newcomers, Social Democrats, Social Democrats, Communists, and Constitutional Democrats[19].

History of merger

Tarama Village6 municipalities in the Miyako Islands, including2001(13) Established "Miyako District Municipal Merger Study Group" in July2002(14) In FebruaryLegal Merger CouncilMigrated to.The council will set the merger date2005(17)May 1, New city name "Miyako CityBut in Tarama Village2004As a result of the referendum held in February (16), the number of negative votes exceeded the number of positive votes, so the company announced that it would withdraw, and the merger talks ran into a deadlock.[20].

Furthermore, in Shimoji-cho, the council became cautious about the merger, and in August 2004, the proposal to establish a statutory council in 16 municipalities excluding Tarama village was rejected (the other 8 municipalities passed), and in September. Announced withdrawal from the merger talks, and also announced withdrawal in Ueno Village due to objections to the merger except Shimoji Town, and established legal councils in Hirara City, Gusukube Town, and Irabu Town.[20].

In December 2004, Shimoji-cho and Ueno-mura returned to the legal council of 16 municipalities, and merger discussions were promoted in 12 municipalities, and the new city names were "Miyako City", "Miyakojima City", and " From "Ryumiya City", "Miyako CityWas decided.But,IwateMiyako CitySince there was no prior inquiry, we conducted a resident questionnaire asking for the name of the new city from February to March 2005.As a result, "Miyakojima City" exceeded "Miyako City", so finally "Miyako City"Miyakojima CityWas adopted as the new city name[20].

The merger agreement was signed on March 2005, 17, but Irabu-cho rejected the merger-related bill that was deliberated immediately afterwards (3 municipalities passed).With the deadline for the special merger law approaching, the four municipalities hurriedly set up a statutory council excluding Irabu Town, but on March 15, the Irabu Town Council turned around the merger-related bill and passed the merger as originally planned. Was realized[20].

City organization / government building

At the time of the merger in 2005, there will be five former municipal offices (former Taira City Hall Main Government Building, former Shirobe Town Hall, former Shimoji Town Hall, former Ueno Village Hall, and former Irabu Town Hall), so Miyako At the Municipal Merger CouncilBranch office methodWas in the direction of adopting.In the branch office method, business departments will be set up in each government building, but there are concerns about the problems caused by setting up business departments in the remote island of Irabu Town and the deterioration of administrative services when the branch office method is adopted. Due to voices, the Irabu Government Building was decided to be set up as the Irabu General Branch.For this reason, Miyakojima City uses a branch office system.General branch methodWas doing business in a side-by-side manner.The departments located in the old municipal government buildings are as follows (Miyakojima City Hall also had sections, etc., located in addition to these government buildings.[Note 1]Therefore, the following does not cover all departments of Miyakojima City Hall).

  • Taira Government Building[23]
    • Planning Policy Department (Planning Coordination Section, Secretary Public Relations Section, Eco Island Promotion Section, Information Policy Section)[24]
    • General Affairs Department (General Affairs Division, Finance Division, Tax Division, Tax Payment Division, Central Library Construction Preparation Office, Disaster Prevention and Crisis Management Division)[25]
    • Welfare Department (Life Welfare Division, Welfare Policy Division, Child and Family Division, Elderly Support Division, Disability Welfare Division)[26]
    • Living Environment Department (Citizen's Life Division, Community Promotion Division, Health Promotion Division, National Health Insurance Division, Environmental Hygiene Division, Environmental Facility Development Office)[27]
    • Accounting manager (Accounting section)[28]
  • Gusukube Government Building[29]
    • Education Department (Education and General Affairs Division, School Education Division)[30]
    • Lifelong Learning Department (Lifelong Learning Promotion Division)[31]
    • Johenko branch[Note 2]
  • Shimoji Government Building[32]
    • General Affairs Department (Contract Inspection Division)[25]
    • Construction Department (City Planning Division, Road Construction Division, Building Division)[33]
    • Groundwork branch[Note 2]
  • Ueno Government Building[34]
    • Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (Agricultural Administration Division, Livestock Division, Rural Development Division)[35]
    • Agricultural committee
    • Ueno branch[Note 2]
  • Irabu Government Building
    • Irabu Branch (Community Development Division, Citizen Division)[36]

After that, in Miyakojima City2017In August, the "Miyakojima City General Government Building Development Project Basic Concept" was formulated, and the policy was shown to construct a general government building and eliminate the branch office system.[37]..The general government building is a three-story building built on the site adjacent to the north side of the Miyakojima City Fire Department.Initially the opening of the new government building2021It was scheduled for April, but it was moved forward on January 4, the same year.[38]..Even after the completion of the general government building, the branch function of each branch building will be maintained.[39].

National administrative agency

Prefecture administrative agency

  • Okinawa Prefecture Miyako Office(Former Miyako branch office)
  • Miyako Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries Promotion Center
  • Health and Welfare Department Miyako Health and Welfare Center
  • Civil Engineering Department Miyako Civil Engineering Office
  • Civil Engineering DepartmentShimojishima AirportManagement office
  • Board of Education Miyako Education Office

Policemen

Fire

Parliament

City council

  • Constant number: 24 people
  • Term of office: November 2021, 3 (11rd year of Reiwa)[40]

As of May 2020, 9Parliamentary groupThe composition is as follows (parties in parentheses).

  • 4 heroes (4 independents)
  • Seifukai 3 people (3 independents)
  • Seishinkai 4 people (4 independents)
  • 4 Liberal Democrats (LDP 1 person, 3 independents)
  • Citizen Net Miyako Yui no Kai 2 people (2 independents)
  • 2 Komeito (Komeito 2)
  • 3 non-parliamentary groups (Japan Communist Party 1 person, 2 independents)[41]

Prefectural assembly

  • Constant number: 2 people
  • Term of office: November 2024, 6 (6rd year of Reiwa)[40]
Representative nameParliamentary nameRemarks
Shoji KuninakaTida NetParty membershipIndependent
Shimoji YasunoriLDP

[42]

House of Representatives

Representative nameParty nameNumber of winsRemarks
Saimei KozaburoLDP5Constituency

Economy

industry

  • Agriculture:sugar cane,tobacco,mangoFruits includingtropical fruits)Such.Agricultural production value is the highest among municipalities in Okinawa Prefecture[43].
  • Sightseeing: With the highly transparent seaCoralThe white sandy beach is symbolic, and beach resorts and various marine sports are popular.Along the coastlineGolfThere are several courses, and it is a popular spot with a view of the horizon (relatively difficult due to the strong sea breeze peculiar to the seaside).There are not many large-scale facilities for tourists,Car rentalThe main sightseeing course is to visit scenic spots using such means as a means of transportation, and small restaurants and souvenir shops are scattered around the course.
  • Sake brewery: 6 breweries in Miyakojima city (...Kikuno Roshu Brewery-Taragawa・ ・)
  • Chemical industry : Ryuuseki sugar caneMade fromBiomass ethanolBuild a manufacturing plant,biomassDemonstration experiment for practical use of fuel cell vehicle[44].

Major companies headquartered in the city

  • Miyako sugar --Sugar industry.
  • Paradise plan --Salt manufacturing, "snow salt" production.
  • Studio RF ――It is unusual for a Japanese animation production company to have its headquarters in a remote island in Okinawa Prefecture.In fact, 3DCG animation production is done by Tokyo Studio, and the head office is doing welfare-related work.

Currently, the head office has moved to the main island of Okinawa, but to a company founded in Miyakojima,SAN-A(No. 2017 in sales of companies in Okinawa prefecture in 1, such as supermarket management),Daimai Construction(Construction industry, 49th place)[45].

Sister cities/partner cities

Japan

Outside Japan

Region

population

Population distribution of Miyakojima, Okinawa, Japan.svg
Population distribution by age in Miyakojima City and the whole country (2005)Miyakojima City's population distribution by age and gender (2005)
■Purple-Miyakojima City
■Green-All over Japan
■Blue-male
■Red-female

Changes in the population of Miyakojima City (corresponding area)
Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationsStatistics Bureau CensusThan


Infrastructure

Medical

Education

high school

Junior high school

primary school

  • Ikema elementary and junior high school
  • Kagamihara Elementary School
  • Karimata Elementary School
  • Kita Elementary School
  • Nishibe Elementary School
  • Hisamatsu Elementary School
  • Hirara Daiichi Elementary School
  • Minami Elementary School
  • Johenko Elementary School
  • Sunagawa Elementary School
  • Saijo Elementary School
  • Fukumine Elementary School
  • Kurima Elementary School
  • Shimoji Elementary School
  • Ueno Elementary School
  • Higashi Elementary School
  • Irabujima Elementary School / Junior High School (Yui no Hashi Gakuen)

Special school

public facility

博物馆

  • Miyakojima City Museum

Botanical garden

Hall/Venue

  • Matida Municipal Theater
  • Miyakojima City Central Public Hall
  • Miyakojima City Irabu Community Center
  • Miyakojima City Shitaji Community Center
  • Miyakojima City Hisamatsu District Community Center
  • Miyakojima City Nishihara District Community Center
  • Miyakojima City Shimozaki District Public Hall
  • Ikema Island Remote Island Promotion Center
  • Irabu Island Remote Island Promotion Center
  • Kurima Island Remote Island Promotion Center
  • Gusukube Rural Environment Improvement Center
  • Ueno Rural Environment Improvement Center
  • Underground Rural Environment Improvement Center

Physical education facility

  • Miyakojima City Gymnasium
  • Miyakojima City Stadium
  • Workers' Physical Education Center (Baseball Stadium)
  • Gusukube Sports Park (baseball field)
  • Miyakojima City Gusukube Athletics Stadium
  • Miyakojima City Agricultural Training Center
  • B&GOcean Center
  • Sarahama Sports Center
  • Miyakojima City Ueno Gymnasium
  • Groundworker Physical Education Center

Transportation

Air route

空港

  • Miyako Airport
    It has a 2,000m class runway and can take off and land on medium-sized jet aircraft.The annual number of passengers is about 157 million (2017)[52].
  • Shimojishima Airport
    Once used as a crew training airport, in 2011Japan AirlinesBut in 2013ANAWithdrew respectively, and thenRyukyu Air Commuteras well as the Japan Coast GuardThe training of small aircraft such as[53]..Regarding the utilization of this airport, there were plans to relocate the U.S. military base and deploy the Self-Defense Forces, but in 2017Mitsubishi EstateA basic agreement was signed with the above, and LCCs, international flights, and pilot training will be carried out.
    January 2019JetstarRegular flights are in service. On October 2020, 10Sky markHaneda, Kobe, and Naha lines went into service, but from the same day, Jetstar's regular flights shifted to operation only during the busy season.[54].

Sea route

Port

Route

  • Hirara Port-Tarama Island / Futenma Port
  • Shimajiri Port-Ogami Island
Routes that once existed
  • Hirara Port-Irabu Island / Sarahama Port
    • Miyako Ferry(Ferry Yumutsu 1 flights a day, Upyu 6-1 flights a day)
    • Hayate(Ferry Hayate 1 flights a day, Superliner Hayate 7-1 flights a day)
    • It was abolished with the opening of the Irabu Bridge.

Overland

Each island except Ogami Island is connected by a bridge and can be reached by land.

National road

Prefectural road

Transit Bus

The following 4 companies are in operation.With the opening of the Irabu Ohashi Bridge, Miyako Kyoei Bus, Yachiyo Bus, and Kyowa Bus will extend the route to Hirara Port on February 2015, 2, and it will be possible to transfer to each other at the "Hirara Port" stop. Ta[55][56].. On January 2021, 1, due to the relocation of Miyakojima City Hall to the new government building, the node was changed to the new "Miyakojima City Hall" stop.[57][58][59]..In addition, a patrol bus "Miyakojima Loop Bus" that connects Miyako Airport and the city area is also operated for a limited time.[60](Detail isMiyako Airport #Transportationreference).

  • Miyako Kyoei Bus ――It is the largest route bus operator in Miyakojima, and operates 6 routes connecting the center of Miyakojima city and the central and southern parts of Miyakojima.There are also routes that go through Miyako Airport, routes that cross Kurima Bridge to connect Kurima Island and Miyako Island, and routes that cross Irabu Bridge to Shimojishima Airport.The head office and terminal (stop name is "Kyoei Garage") is located on the southwest side of the city center.
  • Yachiyo Bus/Taxi ――Operates one line connecting the peninsula and Ikema Island in the northern part of the city with the city center and Miyakojima City Hall.Headquartered on the northeast side of the former Miyakojima City Hall, the "Hirara" stop there has been the terminal (departure point) for many years, but from January 1, 2021, the "Miyakojima City Hall" stop will be the departure and arrival point, and "Hirara" Became a stop in the middle of the route[59].
  • Kyowa Bus ――It is based in Irabu Island and operated only within Irabu Island before the opening of the Irabu Ohashi Bridge, but with the opening of the bridge, the line connecting Hirara Port and Irabu Island via the bridge has started to operate.[55].. On January 2021, 1, the departure and arrival point on the Miyakojima side was changed from the "Hirara Port" stop to the "Miyakojima City Hall" stop.[57].
  • --From March 2019, we will operate a regular bus route connecting Shimojishima Airport and the center of Miyakojima City.Closed door systemAt the bus stop on the way, you can only get on at Shimojishima Airport and get off at Shimojishima Airport.

Famous places, historic sites, sightseeing spots, festivals, special events

Sightseeing spot

Beach / coast

Historic site

Temples and shrines

Nearby Tourist Spots

Festival

Special event

Mass media

News (Chinese)

broadcast

  • There are NHK Okinawa Broadcasting Station transmission stations and commercial broadcasting transmission stations in Okinawa Prefecture. OHK is still at the entrance of the NHK Okinawa Broadcasting Station transmission facilityOkinawa Broadcasting AssociationThe signboard mark remains.To remote islands for many yearsRelay stationWas not installedFM OkinawaAlso established a transmission station on Irabu Island as the first remote island relay station2018May 11Test broadcast from2019May 1Main broadcast started[62][63].
  • Miyako TV(Cable TV)- 1978Opened as Miyakojima cable TV in (53).
  • FM Miyako(Community FM)- 2006From (18)2018Until (30), some FM Okinawa programs were also online.There are two transmission stations in the city.
  • Ryukyu Broadcasting(RBCi Radio),Radio OkinawaThere is an FM relay station of (ROK). RBCi Radio once had its own callsign at AM's relay station,NahaI have broadcast my own program separately from the parent station of[Note 3]However, due to interference from foreign countries and the mainland at night, it switched to FM waves, and the relay station also moved from Kugai on Miyakojima to Irabujima.
  • For commercial TV,199212With RBCOkinawa TV BroadcastSince I could not watch at all until the Miyakojima relay station jointly established by (OTV) was opened, I recorded and air-transported the programs of the key stations in Tokyo on Miyako TV, and even the evening news programs of RBC and OTV. It was broadcast at a staggered time.After the relay was opened, it became available for direct reception and redistribution on Miyako TV.
  • But,Ryukyu Asahi Broadcasting(QAB 199510Since Miyakojima was not broadcast for a while after the opening of the station, it was not possible to watch it even though it was a prefecture with affiliated stations for a long time.2009It was decided to open the station on digital broadcasting, and at the same time, re-distribution was started on Miyako TV (however, since there was no analog broadcast, it was aimed at Miyako TV viewers.Digi-ana conversionWas broadcast by)
  • In addition to NHK Okinawa Broadcasting Station, there are Ryukyu Broadcasting Corporation and Okinawa Television Broadcasting Corporation as branch offices on the island.In addition, Miyako TV has a key station in Tokyo.Nippon Television Network,TV AsahiThere is a transmission facility.

Miyakojima relay station / transmission station frequency list

(radio)

Location & NHK1NHK2NHK FMRBCiROKFM OkinawaFM Miyako
Miyakojima1368160285.082.784.177.476.5
  • The frequency unit is kHz for NHK AM, NHK FM and commercial radio, and FM Miyako (both are the same) is MHz.
  • NHK is located in Hirara (Miyakojima), and commercial broadcasters (RBCi, ROK, FM Okinawa) are located in Irabu (Irabu Island).FM Miyako has two transmission stations (Taira and Ueno) on Miyakojima.
  • The output is 100W for NHK AM and commercial radio, 1kW for NHK FM, and 2W for both FM Miyako.

(TV set)

Location &
(ID)
Synthesis
(1)
Education
(2)
RBC
(3)
OTV
(8)
QAB
(5)
Miyakojima1713141516
  • The unit is CH and the ID isRemote control key ID.
  • Both are located in Hirara (Miyakojima).The output is 100W.

Postal / telephone

Post

Postal collection and delivery businessMiyako Post OfficeIs going,Zip CodeIs as follows (the parenthesized name to the right of the zip code is the responsible station before unification).Before privatization, on MiyakojimaMiyako Post OfficeThere were five collection and delivery post offices including Ikema Island, which is connected by a bridge (for each old municipality, but Hirara City is divided into Miyako Island including Ogami Island and Ikema Island), but due to the merger, the collection and delivery business will be carried out by Miyako Post Office. Centralized to the station.

From September 2006 (Heisei 18)PrivatizationBy improving operational efficiency with a view to this, the collection and delivery operations that were previously performed by the Irabu Post Office have been unified into the Miyako Post Office. With the government, which stated that "previous services will not be reduced"Japan PostIt was, but "Registered mail,Yu-PackThe deadline for accepting redelivery on the day of the event has been significantly shortened, and in households that are away during the day, redelivery will be practically made the next day or later. " In fact, the service has dropped significantly for the residents of Irabu Island.

Miyako Post Office before returning to the mainlandNaha station,Yaeyama BureauIt was the same as the "Central Post Office".Also, the post office with the same nameIwateMiyako CityThere is also.

  • 宮古郵便局:906-00xx(宮古、大口事業者は906-85xx、906-86xx、906-87xx)、906-01xx(城辺)、906-02xx(沖縄上野)、906-03xx(下地)、906-042x(池間)、906-05xx(伊良部)

Non-delivery post office

  • Hirara Nishizato Post Office
  • Hirara Kugai Post Office
  • Gusukube Post Office
  • Nagama Post Office
  • Ueno Post Office
  • Shimoji Post Office
  • Ikema Post Office
  • Sarahama Post Office
  • Irabu Post Office

Simple post office

  • Karimata Post Office
  • West side post office
  • Sunagawa Post Office

Tel

Of Miyakojima, the old Hirara city was automatically dialed (only in the old city) before returning, but other areas are automatically dialed.1976(Showa 51) with the main island of OkinawaSubmarine cableIt was held almost at the same time as the opening of the service, and at the same time, it became possible to make long-distance calls to Okinawa prefecture and mainland Japan (until then, it was automatic).collect callI couldn't make a call unless I dialed the number "106" and asked the operator.This was also the case when calling from other areas to the former Hirara city).

Area codeFor the first few years of dialing, it was 09807 only in Miyakojima in the former Hirara city, 098075 in Ikemajima, 098076 in the former Shimoji and Ueno villages, 098077 in the former Gusukube town, and 098078 in the former Irabu town.1983Around (58), it was unified to 098079 including Tarama Village (initially 09807).further2002(14) In December, due to the new entry of telephone companies, there was a risk that the single digit area code would be tight, so the area code is now the current area code.0980Next (including Tarama Village), the city code has become available in the 70s in addition to the conventional 60s, but the 60s have not been used yet.AlsoUnit charge area(MA) is Okinawa Miyako MA including Tarama Village, and has the same 0980 as the area code in the northern part of the main island of Okinawa (NagoNorth) Nago MA andIshigakiEven if the area code is the same, it will be an area call to Yaeyama MA such as, and you will dial from the area code.Since it is quite far from the main island of Okinawa and Ishigaki Island in the same Okinawa prefecture for many years, the call charge was also quite expensive.1980 eraIn the latter half of the year, the intercity call charges in Okinawa Prefecture were treated as adjoining as a special case, and the call charges to Okinawa main island and Ishigaki island were 3 yen for 20 minutes during the day (10 and a half minutes for talking at 1 yen, public telephones199742.5 seconds).

Transition of area code in Miyakojima city

  • Hirara (excluding Ikema Island) 09807-X (1976 --2002) →0980-7X (2002-)
  • Ikema Island 098075 (1976 --1983) → 09807-5 (1983 --2002) →0980-75 (2002-)
  • Groundwork / Ueno 098076 (1976 --1983) → 09807-6 (1983 --2002) →0980-76 (2002-)
  • Gusukube 098077 (1976 --1983) → 09807-7 (1983 --2002) →0980-77 (2002-)
  • Irabu Island (including Shimoji Island) 098078 (1976 --1983) → 09807-8 (1983 --2002) →0980-78 (2002-)

* Around Okinawa Miyako MA1990 eraSince then, the free number "4" (currently "74") of the city code has become available, and the area of ​​use is divided by the first 4-1 digits of the last 2 digits of the subscriber number.

※平良地域は1990年代以降、従来の市内局番2または3(現在の72また73)が満杯になったため池間島向けの市内局番の5(現在の75)が使用可能になった(ただし加入者番号は3000 - 9999)ほか、市内局番2桁化後は多良間村向けの市内局番79も使用できるようになった(加入者番号は同村で使われてる2000番台を除く番号)。また市内局番72のうち加入者番号5000番台は宮古島北部の字狩俣と島尻、大神島で使用されている。

Famous people

Political / economic

Entertainment

Sports

Other

  • Chinen Kaori - Go player, Former Hirara City
  • Shin Tomori --Doctor, former Hirara City
  • Makoto Ikema --Economist, Professor Emeritus of Hitotsubashi University, Former Chairman of the Japan Society for International Economics, Former Hirara City
  • Hiromori Maedomari --Journalist, political scientist, professor at Okinawa International University Graduate School
  • Roma's Fu Higa ―― 3DCG animation writer, director, film director

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注 釈

  1. ^ For example, Tourism Commerce Department (Tourism Commerce Division, Exchange Promotion Division)[21]Is the Taira Second Government Building[22]Is located in.
  2. ^ a b c Organizationally belongs to the Living Environment Department[27].
  3. ^ As a remnant of that, there are still satellite studios in the city, and there are programs that will be broadcast in Okinawa Prefecture from there.

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