Katsuragi, Nara

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Katsuragi
葛城市
City
View of Mount Yamato-Katsuragi
View of Mount Yamato-Katsuragi
Flag of Katsuragi
Flag
Location of Katsuragi in Nara Prefecture
Location of Katsuragi in Nara Prefecture
Katsuragi is located in Japan
Katsuragi
Katsuragi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°29′N 135°44′E / 34.483°N 135.733°E / 34.483; 135.733Coordinates: 34°29′N 135°44′E / 34.483°N 135.733°E / 34.483; 135.733
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Nara Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Yoshihiko Yoshikawa
Area
 • Total 33.73 km2 (13.02 sq mi)
Population (March 1, 2010)
 • Total 35,622
 • Density 1,060/km2 (2,700/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Quercus gilva
Camphor Laurel
- Flower Peony
Chrysanthemum
- Bird Japanese Bush Warbler
Address 166 Kakinomoto, Katsuragi-shi, Nara-ken
639-2195
Phone number 0745-69-3001
Website www.city.katsuragi.nara.jp

Katsuragi (葛城市 Katsuragi-shi?) is a city located in Nara Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2010, the town has an estimated population of 35,622 and a population density of 1,060 persons per km². The total area is 33.73 km².

The modern city of Katsurgi was established on October 1, 2004, from the merger of the towns of Shinjō and Taima (both from Kitakatsuragi District).

Taima Temple

Neighboring municipalities[edit]

Education[edit]

Junior high schools[edit]

  • Shinjo Junior High School
  • Hakuhou Junior High School

Elementary schools[edit]

  • Shinjo Elementary School
  • Shinjokita Elementary School
  • Banjou Elementary School
  • Oshimi Elementary School
  • Iwaki Elementary School
  • Taima Elementary School

Transportation[edit]

Rail[edit]

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