Location of Ando in Nara Prefecture
|• Total||4.33 km2 (1.67 sq mi)|
|Population (April 1, 2017)|
|• Density||1,700/km2 (4,500/sq mi)|
|• Tree||Ilex integra|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|City hall address||958 Higashi-ando, Ando-chō, Ikoma-gun, Nara-ken
Located in the northwestern portion of Nara Prefecture, it is a relatively small town situated close to the center of the Nara Basin. The Tomio River and Yamato River flow through Ando.
- 1889 - Five villages are merged in Heguri District, creating Ando village.
- 1896 - Heguri District is united by Soejimo District, creating Ikoma District.
- 1986 - Ando village is renamed Ando town.
Places of note
- Ando Cultural Museum
- Tomimoto Kenichi Memorial Museum
- Nakake House
- "Official website of Ando Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Ando Town. Retrieved 24 April 2017.
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