Ōnan, Shimane

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Onan
邑南町
Town
Ōnan town hall
Ōnan town hall
Flag of Onan
Flag
Official seal of Onan
Symbol
Location of Onan in Shimane Prefecture
Location of Onan in Shimane Prefecture
Onan is located in Japan
Onan
Onan
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°46′58″N 132°18′42″E / 34.78278°N 132.31167°E / 34.78278; 132.31167Coordinates: 34°46′58″N 132°18′42″E / 34.78278°N 132.31167°E / 34.78278; 132.31167
Country Japan
Region Chūgoku
San'in
Prefecture Shimane Prefecture
District Ōchi
Government
 • Mayor Ishibashi Ryoji
Area
 • Total 419.29 km2 (161.89 sq mi)
Population (March 1, 2017)
 • Total 10,922
 • Density 26/km2 (67/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address 島根県邑智郡邑南町矢上6000
696-0192
Website www.town.ohnan.lg.jp

Onan (邑南町?, Ōnan-chō) is a town located in Ōchi District, Shimane Prefecture, Japan. It is about an hour's drive north of Hiroshima. It was formed on October 1, 2004 from the merger of the towns of Iwami, Mizuho, and the village of Hasumi. As of March 1, 2017, the town has a population of 10,922 and a density of 26 persons per km². The area is 419.29 km².

Iwami Airport in nearby Masuda, Hiroshima Airport and Izumo Airport serve the town.

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