Ōtake, Hiroshima

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Ōtake
大竹市
City
Flag of Ōtake
Flag
Official seal of Ōtake
Chapter
Location of Ōtake in Hiroshima Prefecture
Location of Ōtake in Hiroshima Prefecture
Ōtake is located in Japan
Ōtake
Ōtake
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°14′N 132°13′E / 34.233°N 132.217°E / 34.233; 132.217Coordinates: 34°14′N 132°13′E / 34.233°N 132.217°E / 34.233; 132.217
Country Japan
Region Chūgoku (San'yō)
Prefecture Hiroshima Prefecture
Government
 • Mayor Yoshiro Iriyama (since June 2006)
Area
 • Total 78.57 km2 (30.34 sq mi)
Population (May 1, 2017)
 • Total 27,684
 • Density 350/km2 (910/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Round Leaf Holly
 • Flower Rhododendron
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address Ogata 1-11-1, Otake City, Hiroshima Prefecture (広島県大竹市小方1丁目11番1号)
739-0692
Website www.city.otake.hiroshima.jp

Ōtake (大竹市, ōtake-shi) is a city located in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

As of May 1, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 27,684, with 12,939 households,[1] and a population density of 350 persons per km². The total area is 78.57 km².

History[edit]

  • 5th century - Okudano-sato - Okudano-eki on the San'yōdō.
  • 1608-1611 - Kamei-jyo.
  • The city "Otake" was founded on September 1, 1954.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official website of Ōtake City" (in Japanese). Japan: Ōtake City. Retrieved 17 May 2017. 

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