|— City —|
|• Total||174.42 km2 (67.34 sq mi)|
|Population (May 1, 2006)|
|• Density||180/km2 ( 460/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|Website||City of Nasukarasuyama|
Nasukarasuyama (那須烏山市 Nasukarasuyama-shi ) is a city in Tochigi, Japan. As of May 1, 2006, the city has an estimated population of 30,894. The total area is 174.42 km². The city was founded on October 1, 2005 by the merger of the towns of Karasuyama and Minaminasu.
Nasu-Karasuyama city has one main street called Chuo Dori. This main street has a number of small businesses. Off this main street, there is the Yamaage Kaikan, and a place where Yamaage festival is held in summer. Loosely translated, this means "mountain deification". A shopping center (Beisia) is located slightly outside the center of the city.
There Karasuyama train line connects to Hoshakuji and Utsunomiya.
Media related to Nasukarasuyama, Tochigi at Wikimedia Commons
- official website (Japanese)