Saitama is a city in Japan, the administrative center of Saitama Prefecture. The city is part of the metropolitan area of Greater Tokyo. The area of the city is 217.49 km², the population is 1 250 928 people (August 1, 2014), the population density is 5751.66 people / km².
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The city was formed on May 1, 2001 as a result of the unification of the cities of Urawa. On April 1, 2005, the city of Iwatsuki was annexed to Saitama in the east. Saitama is a city designated by government decree from April 1, 2003.