Akiōta, Hiroshima

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Akiōta
安芸太田町
Town
Akiōta town hall
Akiōta town hall
Flag of Akiōta
Flag
Location of Akiōta in Hiroshima Prefecture
Location of Akiōta in Hiroshima Prefecture
Akiōta is located in Japan
Akiōta
Akiōta
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°35′N 132°14′E / 34.583°N 132.233°E / 34.583; 132.233Coordinates: 34°35′N 132°14′E / 34.583°N 132.233°E / 34.583; 132.233
Country Japan
Region Chūgoku
San'yō
Prefecture Hiroshima Prefecture
District Yamagata
Government
 • Mayor Shinji Kosaka (since October 2008)
Area
 • Total 342.25 km2 (132.14 sq mi)
Population (January 31, 2012)
 • Total 7,463
 • Density 22/km2 (56/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Address 784-1 Oji Togochi, Akiota-machi, Yamagata-gun, Hiroshima-ken
731-3810
Phone number 0826-28-2111
Website www.akiota.jp

Akiōta (安芸太田町 Akiōta-chō?) is a town in Yamagata District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

Akiōta was formed on October 1, 2004 from the merger of the towns of Kake and Togouchi, and the village of Tsutsuga, all from Yamagata District.

As of January 31, 2012, the town has an estimated population of 7,463, with 3,386 households, and a population density of 21.81 persons per km². The total area is 342.25 km².

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