Gojō-gawa river and cherry blossoms
Location of Iwakura in Aichi Prefecture
|• Total||10.47 km2 (4.04 sq mi)|
|Population (May 2015)|
|• Density||4,430/km2 (11,500/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|- Tree||Camphor Laurel|
|Address||1-66 Sakae-cho, Iwakura-shi, Aichi-ken 482-8686|
Iwakura Village was created in 1889 within Niwa District, Aichi Prefecture. It was raised to town status in 1892, and expanded through merger with three neighboring villages in 1906. Iwakura was elevated to city status on December 1, 1971.
- Iwakura has five elementary schools, two middle schools and one high school.
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