Kōnan ( is a 江南市 Kōnan-shi) city located in Aichi Prefecture, Japan.
As of May 2015, the city had an estimated
population of 99,005 and a population density of 3,280 persons per km². The total area was 30.20 square kilometres (11.66 sq mi).
Geography [ edit ]
Kōnan is located in the far northwest corner of
Aichi Prefecture, bordering on Gifu Prefecture. Its name means "south of the river", referring to the Kiso River.
Surrounding municipalities [ edit ]
History [ edit ]
Kōnan was created on June 1, 1954 through the merger of the former towns of Kochino and Hotei (both from
Niwa District), with the former town of Miyata, and the former village of Kusai (both from Haguri District).
Economy [ edit ]
This section requires expansion. (December 2015)
Education [ edit ]
Aichi Konan College
Kōnan has ten elementary schools, six middle schools and four high schools
Transportation [ edit ]
Railways [ edit ]
Highways [ edit ]
Notable people from Kōnan [ edit ]
External links [ edit ]
Media related to Kōnan, Aichi at Wikimedia Commons