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Bandō
坂東市
City
Bandō city hall
Bandō city hall
Flag of Bandō
Flag
Official seal of Bandō
Seal
Location of Bandō in Ibaraki Prefecture
Location of Bandō in Ibaraki Prefecture
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Ibaraki Prefecture
Area
 • Total 123.03 km2 (47.50 sq mi)
Population (September 2015)
 • Total 54,349
 • Density 442/km2 (1,140/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Zelkova serrata
- Flower Tea
- Bird Japanese bush warbler
Phone number 0297-35-2121
Address Iwai 4365, Bando City, Ibaraki Prefecture 306-0692

Bandō (坂東市 Bandō-shi) is a city in Ibaraki, Japan.

The old city of Iwai and the town of Sashima joined together on March 22, 2005 to become a solo city Bandō.

Sister cities

Notable people from Bandō

  • Keita Goto, professional footballer
  • Makoto Takimoto, judoka
  • Wakanami Jun, sumo wrestler
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