Kashima, Kumamoto

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Kashima

嘉島町
Town
Flag of Kashima
Flag
Official seal of Kashima
Chapter
Location of Kashima in Kumamoto Prefecture
Location of Kashima in Kumamoto Prefecture
Kashima is located in Japan
Kashima
Kashima
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 32°44′N 130°45′E / 32.733°N 130.750°E / 32.733; 130.750Coordinates: 32°44′N 130°45′E / 32.733°N 130.750°E / 32.733; 130.750
CountryJapan
RegionKyushu
PrefectureKumamoto Prefecture
DistrictKamimashiki
Government
 • MayorYasuomi Araki
Area
 • Total16.66 km2 (6.43 sq mi)
Population
 (November 30, 2016)
 • Total9,119
 • Density550/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)
Websitewww.town.kashima.kumamoto.jp

Kashima (嘉島町, Kashima-machi) is a town located in Kamimashiki District, Kumamoto Prefecture, Japan.

As of November 2016, the town has an estimated population of 9,119[1] and a density of 550 persons per km². The total area is 16.66 km².

Notable people from Kashima[edit]

References[edit]

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

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