Elizabeth city

July 1, 2016

Elizabeth city (United States of America, New Jersey)

The partner date

June 12, 1969 (Showa 44) (sister city)

Partner opportunity

It is hometown of Pearson propagator who is the first foreigner who lived in Kitami-shi.

Summary of city

We are located at the northeastern part of United States of America, the Atlantic coast of New Jersey, and a lot of green of approximately 120,000 population is produced beautiful city of harmony.
There is by car from New York City within the range of 30 minutes, and it is the oldest, and private house from 200 through 300, community building, church are saved as cultural assets of city after the building in the city as historic venerable city in state.
There are the harbor facilities of containership proud of world's best scale to and production, the food industry are prosperous, and being connected with Japan is deep and develops as manufacturing town, ocean city.

State (cityscape) of Elizabeth city

Homepage (English) of Elizabeth city (external link)

Page (business of the 40th anniversary was finished) of business of the 40th anniversary of Kitami-shi, Elizabeth city sister city tie-up


Social movement section
Person in charge of international exchange
telephone: 0157-25-1105
facsimile: 0157-25-1016