Nakijin, Okinawa

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Nakijin
今帰仁村
Nachizin
Village
Flag of Nakijin
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Location of Nakijin in Okinawa Prefecture
Location of Nakijin in Okinawa Prefecture
Nakijin is located in Japan
Nakijin
Nakijin
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 26°40′57″N 127°58′22″E / 26.68250°N 127.97278°E / 26.68250; 127.97278Coordinates: 26°40′57″N 127°58′22″E / 26.68250°N 127.97278°E / 26.68250; 127.97278
Country Japan
Region Kyushu (Okinawa)
Prefecture Okinawa Prefecture
District Kunigami
Area
 • Total 39.87 km2 (15.39 sq mi)
Population (2003)
 • Total 9,529
 • Density 240/km2 (620/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Village of Nakijin

Nakijin (今帰仁村 Nakijin-son?, Kunigami: Nachizin, Okinawan: Nachijin) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, the village has an estimated population of 9,529 and a population density of 239.00 persons per km². The total area is 39.87 km².

Education[edit]

The village operates its public elementary and junior high schools.

Okinawa Prefectural Board of Education operates Hokuzan High School[1].

Famous people from Nakijin[edit]

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External links[edit]

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