Miyama, Fukuoka

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Miyama
みやま市
City
Flag of Miyama
Flag
Location of Miyama in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Miyama in Fukuoka Prefecture
Miyama is located in Japan
Miyama
Miyama
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°9′N 130°28′E / 33.150°N 130.467°E / 33.150; 130.467Coordinates: 33°9′N 130°28′E / 33.150°N 130.467°E / 33.150; 130.467
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
Area
 • Total 105.12 km2 (40.59 sq mi)
Population (December 31, 2006)
 • Total 43,696
 • Density 420/km2 (1,100/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website City of Miyama

Miyama (みやま市 Miyama-shi?) is a city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

As of December 31, 2006, the city has a population of 43,696 and a population density of 415.68 persons per km². The total area is 105.12 km².

The modern city of Miyama was established on January 29, 2007, from the merger of the town of Takata (from Miike District), and the towns of Setaka and Yamakawa (both from Yamato District).

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