Reconstructed gate of Ōguchi Castle
Location of Ōguchi in Aichi Prefecture, highlighted in dark yellow
|• Total||13.61 km2 (5.25 sq mi)|
|Population (May 2015)|
|• Density||1,700/km2 (4,000/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|- Tree||Osmanthus fragrans|
|Address||Shimo-Koguchi 7-chome 155, Ōguchi-chō, Niwa-gun, Aichi-ken 480-0144|
Ōguchi (大口町? Ōguchi-chō) is a town located in Niwa District, Aichi Prefecture, Japan. As of May 2015, the town had an estimated population of 23,171 and a population density of 1700 persons per km². The total area was 13.61 square kilometres (5.25 sq mi).
Ōguchi is located in the extreme northeast corner of Aichi Prefecture, in the middle of the Nōbi Plain.
Ōguchi Village was established on October 1, 1906 through the merger of three small hamlets. It was raised to town status in 1962.
Ōguchi has three elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.
Sister city relations
- - Matsue, Shimane, Japan, sister city since August 29, 2015
- Ōguchi Castle
Media related to Ōguchi, Aichi at Wikimedia Commons
- (Japanese) Official website
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