Chiyoda, Gunma

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Chiyoda
千代田町
Town
Location of Chiyoda in Gunma Prefecture
Location of Chiyoda in Gunma Prefecture
Chiyoda is located in Japan
Chiyoda
Chiyoda
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 36°13′N 139°27′E / 36.217°N 139.450°E / 36.217; 139.450Coordinates: 36°13′N 139°27′E / 36.217°N 139.450°E / 36.217; 139.450
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Gunma Prefecture
District Ōra
Area
 • Total 21.76 km2 (8.40 sq mi)
Population (2003)
 • Total 11,640
 • Density 530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Town of Chiyoda

Chiyoda (千代田町 Chiyoda-machi?) is a town located in Ōra District, Gunma Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, the town has an estimated population of 11,640 and a density of 534.93 persons per km². The total area is 21.76 km².

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

History[edit]

  • 1889 - Tominaga, Eiraku, and Nagae are created in Ōra District
  • 1955 - Tominaga, Eiraku and Nagae merge, creating Chiyoda.
  • 1956 - Nagae is separated again and merged into Nakashima (today Ōra, Gunma)
  • 1982 - Chiyoda becomes a town

Education[edit]

External links[edit]

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