🇯🇵 Yonezawa is a city in Yamagata Prefecture, Japan. Yonezawa is most famous for its local delicacies and for being a castle town that was once home to the Uesugi clan, including the daimyō Uesugi Yozan. Economy The economy of Yamagata is based on agriculture, horticulture, light manufacturing and tourism.
Yonezawa has a population of over 81,707 people. Yonezawa also forms one of the centres of the wider Yamagata Prefecture which has a population of over 1,079,950 people.