Mizuho, Gifu

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Mizuho
瑞穂市
City
Flag of Mizuho
Flag
Location of Mizuho in Gifu Prefecture
Location of Mizuho in Gifu Prefecture
Mizuho is located in Japan
Mizuho
Mizuho
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°24′N 136°41′E / 35.400°N 136.683°E / 35.400; 136.683Coordinates: 35°24′N 136°41′E / 35.400°N 136.683°E / 35.400; 136.683
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Gifu Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Takamasa Hori (since June 2007)
Area
 • Total 28.19 km2 (10.88 sq mi)
Population (July 2011[1])
 • Total 52,269
 • Density 1,900/km2 (4,800/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Sakura
- Flower Hydrangea
Address 1288 Beppu, Mizuho-shi, Gifu-ken
501-0293
Phone number 058-327-4130
Website City of Mizuho

Mizuho (瑞穂市 Mizuho-shi?) is a city located in Gifu Prefecture, Japan.

As of July 2011, the city has an estimated population of 52,269, with 19,567 households and a population density of 1,900 persons per km². The total area is 28.19 km².[2]

Geography[edit]

Adjacent Cities and Towns[edit]

History[edit]

The modern city of Mizuho was established on May 1, 2003, from the merger of the towns of Hozumi (穂積?) and Sunami (巣南?)[2] (both from Motosu District).

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Transportation[edit]

Railways[edit]

Highways[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 "位置・沿革". Mizuho official website. Retrieved 11 August 2011. 

External links[edit]

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