Fusō, Aichi

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Fusō
扶桑町
Town
Fusō Town hall
Fusō Town hall
Flag of Fusō
Flag
Coat of arms of Fusō
Coat of arms
Location of Fusō in Aichi Prefecture
Location of Fusō in Aichi Prefecture
Fusō is located in Japan
Fusō
Fusō
 
Coordinates: 35°22′N 136°55′E / 35.367°N 136.917°E / 35.367; 136.917Coordinates: 35°22′N 136°55′E / 35.367°N 136.917°E / 35.367; 136.917
Country Japan
Region Chūbu region
Tōkai region
Prefecture Aichi Prefecture
District Niwa
Government
 • - Mayor Mitsuru Edo
Area
 • Total 11.18 km2 (4.32 sq mi)
Population (February 2012)
 • Total 33,833
 • Density 3,030/km2 (7,800/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Live oak
- Flower Sunflower
Phone number 0587-93-1111
Address Takao Oaza Tendo 330, Fusō-chō, Niwa-gun, Aichi-ken 480-0102
Website www.town.fuso.aichi.jp (Japanese)

Fusō (扶桑町 Fusō-chō ?) is a town located in Niwa District, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. As of 2012, the town had an estimated population of 33,833 and a population density of 3030 persons per km². The total area was 11.18 km².

Geography[edit]

Fusō is located in the extreme northeast corner of Aichi Prefecture, bordering on Gifu Prefecture.

Neighboring municipalities[edit]

Aichi Prefecture

Gifu Prefecture

History[edit]

Fusō Village was established on October 1, 1906 through the merger of four small hamlets. It was raised to town status on August 1, 1952.

Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

Highway[edit]

External links[edit]

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