Ina, Nagano

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Ina
伊那市
City
Flag of Ina
Flag
Location of Ina in Nagano Prefecture
Location of Ina in Nagano Prefecture
Ina is located in Japan
Ina
Ina
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°50′N 137°57′E / 35.833°N 137.950°E / 35.833; 137.950Coordinates: 35°50′N 137°57′E / 35.833°N 137.950°E / 35.833; 137.950
Country Japan
Region Chūbu (Kōshin'etsu)
Prefecture Nagano Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Kashio Osaka
Area
 • Total 667.81 km2 (257.84 sq mi)
Population (April 1, 2006)
 • Total 71,671
 • Density 110/km2 (280/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Address 3050 Ina, Ina-shi, Nagano-ken
396-8617
Phone number 0265-78-4111
Website City of Ina

Ina (伊那市 Ina-shi?) is a city located in Nagano Prefecture, Japan.

As of April 1, 2006, the city has an estimated population of 71,671 and a population density of 110 persons per km². The total area is 667.81 km².

On March 31, 2006, Ina absorbed the town of Takatō, and the village of Hase (both from Kamiina District) to create the new and expanded city of Ina.

Geography[edit]

Ina-Shi, Nagano, Japan

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

Municipal Timeline[edit]

  • April 1, 1954 - Ina (1st) was founded by the mergers of six municipalities (all from Kitaina District).
  • March 31, 2006 - Ina (1st) absorbed the town of Takatō, and the village of Hase (both from Kamiina District) to create the new and expanded city of Ina (2nd).

Sister cities[edit]

Within Japan[edit]

Former city of Ina (旧伊那市)[edit]

The town of Takatō[edit]

The village of Hase[edit]

Overseas[edit]

Former city of Ina (旧伊那市)[edit]

All municipalities listed above are now friendship cities with the new city of Ina.

External links[edit]

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