Akiōta, Hiroshima

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Akiōta
安芸太田町
Town
Akiōta town hall
Akiōta town hall
Flag of Akiōta
Flag
Official seal of Akiōta
Symbol
Location of Akiōta in Hiroshima Prefecture
Location of Akiōta in Hiroshima Prefecture
Akiōta is located in Japan
Akiōta
Akiōta
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°35′N 132°14′E / 34.583°N 132.233°E / 34.583; 132.233Coordinates: 34°35′N 132°14′E / 34.583°N 132.233°E / 34.583; 132.233
Country Japan
Region Chūgoku
San'yō
Prefecture Hiroshima Prefecture
District Yamagata
Government
 • Mayor Shinji Kosaka (since October 2008)
Area
 • Total 342.25 km2 (132.14 sq mi)
Population (April 30, 2017)
 • Total 6,585
 • Density 19/km2 (50/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address 784-1 Oji Togochi, Akiota-machi, Yamagata-gun, Hiroshima-ken
731-3810
Website www.akiota.jp

Akiōta (安芸太田町, Akiōta-chō) is a town in Yamagata District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

Akiōta was formed on October 1, 2004 from the merger of the towns of Kake and Togouchi, and the village of Tsutsuga, all from Yamagata District.

As of April 30, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 6,585, with 3,207 households,[1] and a population density of 19 persons per km². The total area is 342.25 km².

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Official website of Akiōta Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Akiōta Town. Retrieved 18 May 2017. 

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