Adachi City is one of the special wards of Tokyo City. It is a traditional area in the northeastern portion of the Tokyo Metropolis, surrounded by rivers and natural greenery.
Adachi serves as a "bed town" to the more central and developed portions of Tokyo. Residential development in the area is substantial and is considerably dense. Adachi has about 22,000 foreign residents from different countries.
The area has many parks and cultural facilities.