Kōge, Fukuoka

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Kōge
上毛町
Town
Flag of Kōge
Flag
Location of Kōge in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Kōge in Fukuoka Prefecture
Kōge is located in Japan
Kōge
Kōge
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°35′N 131°10′E / 33.583°N 131.167°E / 33.583; 131.167Coordinates: 33°35′N 131°10′E / 33.583°N 131.167°E / 33.583; 131.167
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
District Chikujō
Area
 • Total 62.40 km2 (24.09 sq mi)
Population (1 October 2016)
 • Total 7,382
 • Density 120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.town.koge.lg.jp

Kōge (上毛町?, Kōge-machi) is a town located in Chikujō, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

The town was founded on October 11, 2005, by the merger of the villages of Shin'yoshitomi and Taihei, all from Chikujō District.

As of October 1, 2016, the town has an estimated population of 7,382. The total area is 62.40 km².

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