Kōri, Fukushima

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Kōri
桑折町
Town
Location of Kōri in Fukushima Prefecture
Location of Kōri in Fukushima Prefecture
Kōri is located in Japan
Kōri
Kōri
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 37°50′N 140°31′E / 37.833°N 140.517°E / 37.833; 140.517Coordinates: 37°50′N 140°31′E / 37.833°N 140.517°E / 37.833; 140.517
Country Japan
Region Tōhoku
Prefecture Fukushima Prefecture
District Date
Area
 • Total 42.97 km2 (16.59 sq mi)
Population (2003)
 • Total 13,507
 • Density 310/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Town of Kōri

Kōri (桑折町 Kōri-machi?) is a town located in Date District, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, the town has an estimated population of 13,507 and a density of 314.34 persons per km². The total area is 42.97 km².

Kōri is located just north of the city of Fukushima. The town's residents take great pride in the region's scenic beauty, particularly in the mountains, and forests.[citation needed] It is famous throughout Japan as a peach growing region.

Elizabethtown, Kentucky is the Sister City of Kōri.

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