Tawaramoto, Nara

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Tawaramoto
田原本町
Town
Flag of Tawaramoto
Flag
Location of Tawaramoto in Nara Prefecture
Location of Tawaramoto in Nara Prefecture
Tawaramoto is located in Japan
Tawaramoto
Tawaramoto
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°33′N 135°48′E / 34.550°N 135.800°E / 34.550; 135.800Coordinates: 34°33′N 135°48′E / 34.550°N 135.800°E / 34.550; 135.800
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Nara Prefecture
District Shiki
Area
 • Total 21.10 km2 (8.15 sq mi)
Population (October 1, 2007)
 • Total 32,595
 • Density 1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Quercus Gilva
- Flower Narcissus
Address 890-1 Tawarmoto-chō, Nara-ken
636-0392
Phone number 0744-32-2901
Website Town of Tawaramoto

Tawaramoto (田原本町 Tawaramoto-chō?) is a town located in Shiki District, Nara Prefecture, Japan.

As of October 1, 2007, the town has an estimated population of 32,595. The total area is 21.10 km². It has many temples and shrines including Jinrakuji.

Geography[edit]

Located in the center of the Nara Basin, the majority of the land is flat. The Yamato River flows through the eastern portion of the town.

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

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External links[edit]

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