Jinsekikōgen, Hiroshima

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Jinsekikōgen
神石高原町
Town
Jinsekikōgen town hall
Jinsekikōgen town hall
Flag of Jinsekikōgen
Flag
Official seal of Jinsekikōgen
Chapter
Location of Jinsekikōgen in Hiroshima Prefecture
Location of Jinsekikōgen in Hiroshima Prefecture
Jinsekikōgen is located in Japan
Jinsekikōgen
Jinsekikōgen
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°42′N 133°15′E / 34.700°N 133.250°E / 34.700; 133.250Coordinates: 34°42′N 133°15′E / 34.700°N 133.250°E / 34.700; 133.250
Country Japan
Region Chūgoku
San'yō
Prefecture Hiroshima Prefecture
District Jinseki
Area
 • Total 381.81 km2 (147.42 sq mi)
Population (May 1, 2017)
 • Total 9,427
 • Density 25/km2 (64/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.jinsekigun.jp

Jinsekikōgen (神石高原町, Jinsekikōgen-chō) is a town located in Jinseki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

Jinsekikōgen was created on November 5, 2004 from the merger of the towns of Jinseki, Yuki and Sanwa, and the village of Toyomatsu. Before Toyomatsu was incorporated, it was the last remaining village within Hiroshima Prefecture.[citation needed]

As of May 1, 2017 population data, the town has an estimated population of 9,427 and a density of 25 persons per km².[1] The total area is 381.81 km².

References[edit]

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

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