Popular Residential Areas of Tokyo

Popular Residential Wards of Tokyo

Tokyo Area

Greater Tokyo
"Greater Tokyo" commonly concerns metropolitan Tokyo and its surrounding 3 prefectures: Kanagawa, Chiba, and Saitama.
Central Tokyo
"Central Tokyo" generally refers to 5 wards within Tokyo: Minato-ku, Chiyoda-ku, Chuo-ku, Shijuku-ku and Shibuya-ku. The Yamanote Line, which runs through these wards, adds to the vibrancy of the area. Recently, 2 other wards Shinagawa-ku and Koto-ku are gaining attention as favorable investment areas.
  • Central Tokyo
  • JR Yamanote Line