Ueno, Gunma

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Ueno
上野村
Village
Location of Ueno in Gunma Prefecture
Location of Ueno in Gunma Prefecture
Ueno is located in Japan
Ueno
Ueno
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 36°5′N 138°47′E / 36.083°N 138.783°E / 36.083; 138.783Coordinates: 36°5′N 138°47′E / 36.083°N 138.783°E / 36.083; 138.783
Country Japan
Region Kantō
Prefecture Gunma Prefecture
District Tano
Area
 • Total 181.86 km2 (70.22 sq mi)
Population (September 1, 2007)
 • Total 1,415
 • Density 7.8/km2 (20/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Address Ueno-mura, 11 Ōaza Kawawa
370-1614
Phone number 0274-59-2111
Website Village of Ueno
Roadside Station Ueno

Ueno (上野村 Ueno-mura?) is a village located in Tano District, Gunma Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 2,152 and a density of 11.83 persons per km². The total area is 181.86 km².

In Ueno there is a shrine, Irei-no-Sono, commemorating the Japan Airlines Flight 123 accident and containing the cremated unidentified remains of some of the victims.

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