Yamatsuri, Fukushima

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Yamatsuri
矢祭町
Town
Location of Yamatsuri in Fukushima Prefecture
Location of Yamatsuri in Fukushima Prefecture
Yamatsuri is located in Japan
Yamatsuri
Yamatsuri
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 36°52′17″N 140°25′29″E / 36.87139°N 140.42472°E / 36.87139; 140.42472Coordinates: 36°52′17″N 140°25′29″E / 36.87139°N 140.42472°E / 36.87139; 140.42472
Country Japan
Region Tōhoku
Prefecture Fukushima Prefecture
District Higashishirakawa
Government
 • Mayor Makoto Kobari
Area
 • Total 118.22 km2 (45.64 sq mi)
Population (November 1, 2007)
 • Total 6,570
 • Density 55.57/km2 (143.9/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Japanese Red Pine
- Flower Azalea
- Bird Oriental turtle dove
Address 66 Tatemoto, Higashitate, Yamatsuri-machi, Higashishirakawa-gun, Fukushima-ken
963-5118
Phone number 0247-46-3131
Website Yamatsuri Town

Yamatsuri (矢祭町 Yamatsuri-machi?) is a town located in Higashishirakawa District, Fukushima Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2007, the town has an estimated population of 6,570 and a density of 55.57 persons per km². The total area is 118.22 km².

Administration[edit]

Mayor[edit]

Makoto Kobari (古張 允 Kobari Makoto)

Region[edit]

Education[edit]

Primary schools[edit]

  • Uchikawa Primary School
  • Sekioka Primary School
  • Higashitate Primary School
  • Shimosekigodo Primary School
  • Ishii Primary School

Junior High school[edit]

  • Yamatsuri Junior High School

External links[edit]

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