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
CountryJapan
RegionKyushu
PrefectureFukuoka Prefecture
DistrictChikujō
Area
 • Total62.40 km2 (24.09 sq mi)
Population
 (1 October 2016)
 • Total7,382
 • Density120/km2 (310/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)
Websitewww.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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