Haibara, Shizuoka

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Haibara

榛原町
Former municipality
Flag of Haibara
Flag
Official seal of Haibara
Emblem
Location of Haibara in Shizuoka Prefecture
Location of Haibara in Shizuoka Prefecture
Haibara is located in Japan
Haibara
Haibara
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°45′35″N 138°13′20″E / 34.7596°N 138.2222°E / 34.7596; 138.2222Coordinates: 34°45′35″N 138°13′20″E / 34.7596°N 138.2222°E / 34.7596; 138.2222
CountryJapan
RegionChūbu (Tōkai)
PrefectureShizuoka Prefecture
DistrictHaibara
MergedOctober 11, 2005
(now part of Makinohara)
Area
 • Total53.36 km2 (20.60 sq mi)
Population
 (April 1, 2005)
 • Total24,989
 • Density468.3/km2 (1,213/sq mi)
Symbols
 • TreeOsmanthus
 • FlowerCamellia
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)

Haibara (榛原町, Haibara-chō) was a town located in Haibara District, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan.

As of April 1, 2005, the town had an estimated population of 24,989 and a density of 468.3 persons per km². The total area was 53.36 km².

On October 11, 2005, Haibara, along with town of Sagara (also from Haibara District), was merged to create the city of Makinohara, and thus no longer exists as an independent municipality.