Below is a list of 540 prominent cities in Japan. Each row includes a city's latitude, longitude, prefecture and other variables of interest. This is a subset of all 44,679 places in Japan (and only some of the fields) that you'll find in our World Cities Database. We're releasing this data subset for free under an MIT license. You're free to use the data below for personal or commercial applications. The data below can be downloaded in
Notable Cities: The capital of Japan is Tokyo, which is in the capital district of Tōkyō. The largest city in Japan is Tokyo, with an urban population of 37,977,000.