Isa City Hall
Location of Isa in Kagoshima Prefecture
|• Mayor||Shin Kumamoto (since December 2008 and former Okuchi mayor since January 1996)|
|• Total||392.36 km2 (151.49 sq mi)|
|Population (October 1, 2010)|
|• Density||77/km2 (200/sq mi)|
|• Tree||Chamaecyparis obtusa|
|• Flower||Cherry blossom|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|City hall address||Okuchi-sato 1888, Isa, Kagoshima (鹿児島県伊佐市大口里1888番地)
The modern city of Isa was created on November 1, 2008, from the merger of the old city of Ōkuchi, and the town of Hishikari (from Isa District). Isa District was dissolved as a result of this merger.
The city recorded -15.2 degrees Celscius on January 25, 2016 which is the lowest temperature ever recorded of Lowlands in Kyushu.