Hannō, Saitama

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Flag of Hannō
Location of Hannō in Saitama Prefecture
Location of Hannō in Saitama Prefecture
Hannō is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°51′N 139°19′E / 35.850°N 139.317°E / 35.850; 139.317Coordinates: 35°51′N 139°19′E / 35.850°N 139.317°E / 35.850; 139.317
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Saitama Prefecture
 • Mayor Masaru Okubo (since August 2013)
 • Total 134.60 km2 (51.97 sq mi)
Population (April 1, 2011)
 • Total 82,683
 • Density 614.29/km2 (1,591.0/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
- Tree Cryptomeria japonica
- Flower Rhododendron
- Bird Cettia diphone
Address 1-1 Namiyanagi
Phone number 042-973-2111
Website [1]

Hannō (飯能市 Hannō-shi?) is a city located in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on January 1, 1954.

As of April 1, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 82,683 and a population density of 614.29 per km². The total area is 134.60 km².

Hannō is mainly made up of urban and suburban areas, surrounded by mountains and rivers.

On January 1, 2005, the village of Naguri (from Iruma District) was merged into Hannō.

Hannō Festival[edit]

  • Hannō Festival, which held on November 3 to 5, since 1970, as known for festival in Saitama Prefecture.[citation needed]

Sister cities[edit]

Cultural references[edit]

The anime series Encouragement of Climb is set in Hannō.

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