Yaotsu, Gifu

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Yaotsu
八百津町
Town
Flag of Yaotsu
Flag
Location of Yaotsu in Gifu Prefecture
Location of Yaotsu in Gifu Prefecture
Yaotsu is located in Japan
Yaotsu
Yaotsu
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°29′N 137°8′E / 35.483°N 137.133°E / 35.483; 137.133Coordinates: 35°29′N 137°8′E / 35.483°N 137.133°E / 35.483; 137.133
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Gifu Prefecture
District Kamo
Government
 • Mayor Shingo Akatsuka
Area
 • Total 128.81 km2 (49.73 sq mi)
Population (July 2011[1])
 • Total 11,855
 • Density 92/km2 (240/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Flower Lilium japonicum[2]
Address Yaotsu 3903-2, Yaotsu-chō, Kamo-gun, Gifu-ken
505-0392
Phone number 0574-43-2111
Website Town of Yaotsu

Yaotsu (八百津町 Yaotsu-chō?) is a town located in Kamo District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan.

As of July 2011, the town has an estimated population of 11,855. The total area is 128.81 km².

Yaotsu was the birthplace of Chiune Sugihara and is home to the Chiune Sugihara Memorial.

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. 
  2. ^ 統計>ふるさと40年の歩み. Yaotsu official website (in Japanese). Retrieved August 15, 2011. 

External links[edit]

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