Ōtone, Saitama

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Ōtone
大利根町
Former municipality
Location of Ōtone in Saitama Prefecture
Location of Ōtone in Saitama Prefecture
Ōtone is located in Japan
Ōtone
Ōtone
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 36°8′N 139°40′E / 36.133°N 139.667°E / 36.133; 139.667Coordinates: 36°8′N 139°40′E / 36.133°N 139.667°E / 36.133; 139.667
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Saitama Prefecture
District Kitasaitama
Merged March 23, 2010
(now part of Kazo)
Area
 • Total 24.47 km2 (9.45 sq mi)
Population (June 1, 2008)
 • Total 14,855
 • Density 607.07/km2 (1,572.3/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Ōtone

Ōtone (大利根町 Ōtone-machi?) was a town located in Kitasaitama District, Saitama Prefecture, Japan.

As of January 1, 2008, the town had an estimated population of 14,855 and a density of 607.07 persons per km². The total area was 24.47 km².[1]

On March 23, 2010, Ōtone, along with the towns of Kisai, Kitakawabe (all from Kitasaitama District), was merged into the expanded city of Kazo. Kitasaitama District was dissolved as a result of this merger.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Town Office website[dead link] retrieved on August 23, 2009