Tomika, Gifu

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Tomika
富加町
Town
Flag of Tomika
Flag
Location of Tomika in Gifu Prefecture
Location of Tomika in Gifu Prefecture
Tomika is located in Japan
Tomika
Tomika
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°29′N 136°59′E / 35.483°N 136.983°E / 35.483; 136.983Coordinates: 35°29′N 136°59′E / 35.483°N 136.983°E / 35.483; 136.983
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Gifu Prefecture
District Kamo
Government
 • Mayor Hiromichi Sakai
Area
 • Total 16.82 km2 (6.49 sq mi)
Population (July 2011[1])
 • Total 5,508
 • Density 330/km2 (850/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Enkianthus perulatus
Address Takida 1511, Tomika-chō, Kamo-gun, Gifu-ken
501-3392
Phone number 0574-54-2111
Website Homepage (Japanese)

Tomika (富加町 Tomika-chō?) is a town located in Kamo District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan.

History[edit]

Tomika was originally established as a village in 1954, when the villages of Tomida (田) and Kajita (冶田) merged. It received town status in 1974. In 2003, there were discussions for the town to merge into the city of Minokamo, but those discussions were dissolved in 2004.

Geography[edit]

The Kawaura and Tsubo rivers flow through Tomika. The city is bordered by Seki to the west and Minokamo to the east. Mount Nashiwari (梨割山 Nashiwari-yama) is within the town's boundaries.

Transportation[edit]

Railroad[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "岐阜県の人口・世帯数人口動態統計調査結果". Gifu prefectural website (in Japanese). Gifu Prefecture. Retrieved September 11, 2011. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Tomika, Gifu at Wikimedia Commons