Minokamo, Gifu

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Minokamo
美濃加茂市
City
View of Downtown Minokamo, Kiso River and Mount Ontake, from Mount Hatobuki
View of Downtown Minokamo, Kiso River and Mount Ontake, from Mount Hatobuki
Flag of Minokamo
Flag
Location of Minokamo in Gifu Prefecture
Location of Minokamo in Gifu Prefecture
Minokamo is located in Japan
Minokamo
Minokamo
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°26′N 137°1′E / 35.433°N 137.017°E / 35.433; 137.017Coordinates: 35°26′N 137°1′E / 35.433°N 137.017°E / 35.433; 137.017
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Gifu Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Naoyoshi Watanabe
Area
 • Total 74.81 km2 (28.88 sq mi)
Population (July 2011[1])
 • Total 54,944
 • Density 730/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Aphananthe aspera[2]
- Flower Hydrangea[2]
Address 3431-1 Ōta-chō, Minokamo-shi, Gifu-ken
505-8606
Phone number 0574-25-2111
Website City of Minokamo

Minokamo (美濃加茂市 Minokamo-shi?) is a city located in Gifu Prefecture, Japan, and was formed on April 1, 1954.[3]

As of July 2011, the city has an estimated population of 54,944 and a population density of 730 persons per km². The total area is 74.81 km².

Transportation[edit]

Rail[edit]

National highways[edit]

  • Highway 21
  • Highway 41
  • Highway 248
  • Highway 418

Education[edit]

Universities and colleges[edit]

Foreign schools[edit]

  • Isaac Newton College (Brazilian)

Places of interest[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 岐阜県の人口・世帯数人口動態統計調査結果. Gifu prefectural website (in Japanese). Gifu Prefecture. Retrieved September 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b 市の紹介. Minokamo official website (in Japanese). Retrieved 11 August 2011. 
  3. ^ 生活情報 > Q&A: 美濃加茂市の面積が知りたい. Minokamo official website (in Japanese). Retrieved 25 August 2011. 

External links[edit]

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