Yonabaru, Okinawa

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Yonabaru
与那原町
Town
Yonabaru Town Office
Yonabaru Town Office
Location of Yonabaru in Okinawa Prefecture
Location of Yonabaru in Okinawa Prefecture
Yonabaru is located in Japan
Yonabaru
Yonabaru
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 26°11′58″N 127°45′17″E / 26.19944°N 127.75472°E / 26.19944; 127.75472Coordinates: 26°11′58″N 127°45′17″E / 26.19944°N 127.75472°E / 26.19944; 127.75472
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Okinawa Prefecture
District Shimajiri
Area
 • Total 5.02 km2 (1.94 sq mi)
Population (February 1, 2008)
 • Total 15,405
 • Density 3,069/km2 (7,950/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Ebony
- Flower Hibiscus
- Flowering tree Diego (Erythrina variegata)
Address 16 Ueyonabaru, Yonabaru-chō, Shimajiri-gun
901-1392
Phone number 098-945-2201
Website Yonabaru official website in Japanese

Yonabaru (与那原町 Yonabaru-chō?, Okinawan: Yunabaru) is a town located in Shimajiri District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2008, the town has an estimated population of 15,405 and a density of 3,069 persons per km². The total area is 5.02 km², making it the second smallest municipality in Okinawa.

Aerial view of Yonabaru airfield, Okinawa

Neighbouring Municipalities[edit]