Businesses in Wakuya, Miyagi

Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair73.85.5
Gas stations133.610.2
Barbers113.68.6
Beauty salons213.516.5
Hairdressers253.919.7
Public administration242.518.9
Primary and elementary schools83.56.3
Loan companies103.67.9
Grocery stores and supermarkets173.413.4
Wine, beer and liquor stores93.77.1
General contractors134.510.2
Travel and transportation1612.6
Construction of buildings129.4
Wholesale of construction supplies74.55.5
Laundry74.55.5
Health and medical153.811.8
Hospitals71.05.5
Cafes74.05.5
Japanese restaurants143.511.0
Hardware stores73.35.5
Household appliances and goods103.07.9
Area of Wakuya, Miyagi82.2 km²
Population1,272
Male Population616 (48.4%)
Female Population656 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +34.3%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +7.7%
Median Age52.3
Male Median Age50.1
Female Median Age54.4
NeighborhoodsMotomachi, Shinmachi, Shinmachiura, Tamachiura, Yanagicho
Local TimeSaturday 12:19 PM
TimezoneJapan Standard Time
Lat & Lng38.54465° / 141.13461°

Wakuya, Miyagi - Map

Wakuya, Miyagi Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population9471,0301,1811,272
Population Density11.5 / km²12.5 / km²14.4 / km²15.5 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wakuya, Miyagi Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 7.7% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Wakuya, Miyagi+34.3%+23.5%+7.7%
Miyagi Prefecture+8.8%-0%-1.5%
Japan+13.6%+3.4%+0.6%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wakuya, Miyagi Median Age

Median Age: 52.3 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Wakuya, Miyagi52.3 years54.4 years50.1 years
Miyagi Prefecture44.9 years46.6 years43.1 years
Japan45.2 years46.9 years43.5 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wakuya, Miyagi Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 5192040
5-9282554
10-14282554
15-19272654
20-24282755
25-29373169
30-34373370
35-39353166
40-44293059
45-49383776
50-54484897
55-596159120
60-645553109
65-69383877
70-74364581
75-79355187
80-84224164
85 Plus143549
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Wakuya, Miyagi Population Density

Population Density: 15.5 / km²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Wakuya, Miyagi1,27282.2 km²15.5 / km²
Miyagi Prefecture2.3 million7,283 km²313.6 / km²
Japan122.9 million373,410.9 km²329.2 / km²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Wakuya, Miyagi Historical Population

Estimated Population from 400 to 2015
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Business distribution by price for Wakuya, Miyagi

 Moderate: 50%
 Inexpensive: 35%
 Expensive: 15%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Wakuya, Miyagi CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Wakuya, Miyagi1,320 t1.04 t16.1 t/km²
Miyagi Prefecture2,865,315 t1.25 t393.4 t/km²
Japan541,995,101 t4.41 t1,451 t/km²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Wakuya, Miyagi CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,320 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita1.04 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/km²/year)16.1 t/km²

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
CycloneHigh (9)
EarthquakeHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, International Bank for Reconstruction and Development - The World Bank, and United Nations Environment Programme Global Resource Information Database Geneva - UNEP/GRID-Geneva. 2005. Global Cyclone Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4CZ353K.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
8/19/1811:09 AM4.51.5 km105,450 m0km S of Wakuya, Japanusgs.gov
6/23/113:35 AM5.327.5 km35,000 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
6/3/118:37 PM4.715.4 km80,400 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
3/11/111:59 PM4.216 km53,100 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
11/24/1012:04 PM4.225.9 km78,600 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
12/6/082:31 PM49.5 km39,800 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
11/9/085:49 AM3.428 km42,500 meastern Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
7/20/075:52 PM3.725.5 km67,900 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
5/29/0712:03 AM4.214.8 km12,800 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov
5/8/049:30 AM4.626.5 km83,400 mnear the east coast of Honshu, Japanusgs.gov

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Wakuya, Miyagi

Wakuya (涌谷町, Wakuya-chō) is a town located in Tōda District, Miyagi Prefecture, in the Tohoku region of northern Japan. As of September 2015, the town had an estimated population of 16,684 and a population density of 203 persons per km². The total ar..  ︎  Wakuya, Miyagi Wikipedia Page

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