Tainai, Niigata

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Tainai
胎内市
City
Flag of Tainai
Flag
Location of Tainai in Niigata Prefecture
Location of Tainai in Niigata Prefecture
Tainai is located in Japan
Tainai
Tainai
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 38°4′N 139°25′E / 38.067°N 139.417°E / 38.067; 139.417Coordinates: 38°4′N 139°25′E / 38.067°N 139.417°E / 38.067; 139.417
Country Japan
Region Chūbu (Kōshin'etsu) (Hokuriku)
Prefecture Niigata Prefecture
Area
 • Total 265.18 km2 (102.39 sq mi)
Population (April 1, 2005)
 • Total 33,309
 • Density 130/km2 (330/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website City of Tainai

Tainai (胎内市 Tainai-shi?) is a city located in Niigata Prefecture, Japan.

As of April 1, 2005, the city has an estimated population of 33,309 and a population density of 130 persons per km². The total area is 265.18 km².

The modern city of Tainai was established on September 1, 2005, from the merger of the town of Nakajō, and the village of Kurokawa (both from Kitakanbara District). The name Tainai is from a third city which is part of a ski and hotel resort.

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