Shin'onsen, Hyōgo

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Shin'onsen
新温泉町
Town
Flag of Shin'onsen
Flag
Location of Shin'onsen in Hyōgo Prefecture
Location of Shin'onsen in Hyōgo Prefecture
Shin'onsen is located in Japan
Shin'onsen
Shin'onsen
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°37′N 134°27′E / 35.617°N 134.450°E / 35.617; 134.450Coordinates: 35°37′N 134°27′E / 35.617°N 134.450°E / 35.617; 134.450
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Hyōgo Prefecture
District Mikata
Area
 • Total 241.0 km2 (93.1 sq mi)
Population (May 1, 2008)
 • Total 17,542
 • Density 73/km2 (190/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website Town of Shin'onsen

Shin'onsen (新温泉町 Shin'onsen-chō?) is a town located in Mikata District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.

The town was founded on October 1, 2005, as a result of the merger between the towns of Onsen and Hamasaka, both from Mikata District.

As of May 1, 2008, the town has an estimated population of 17,542. The total area is 241.0 km².

Shin'onsen lies entirely within the San'in Kaigan Geopark.[1]

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