Komatsushima, Tokushima

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Komatsushima

小松島市
View of Downtown Komatsushima and Kandase River
View of Downtown Komatsushima and Kandase River
Flag of Komatsushima
Flag
Official seal of Komatsushima
Emblem
Location of Komatsushima in Tokushima Prefecture
Location of Komatsushima in Tokushima Prefecture
Komatsushima is located in Japan
Komatsushima
Komatsushima
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°00′01″N 134°35′04″E / 34.00028°N 134.58444°E / 34.00028; 134.58444Coordinates: 34°00′01″N 134°35′04″E / 34.00028°N 134.58444°E / 34.00028; 134.58444
CountryJapan
RegionShikoku
PrefectureTokushima Prefecture
Government
 • MayorYoshiaki Inada (since February 2005)
Area
 • Total45.30 km2 (17.49 sq mi)
Population
(October 1, 2016)
 • Total38,285
 • Density850/km2 (2,200/sq mi)
Symbols
 • TreeMyrica rubra
 • FlowerCornus florida
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)
City hall address1-1 Yokosuchō, Komatsushima-shi, Tokushima-ken
773-8501

Komatsushima (小松島市, Komatsushima-shi) is a city located in Tokushima Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on June 1, 1951.

As of October 1, 2016, the city has an estimated population of 38,285 and a population density of 850 persons per km². The total area is 45.30 km².

a city view

Transportaion[edit]

Local Attractions[edit]

Onzanji Temple- #18 of the Shikoku pilgrimage.

Tatsueji Temple- #19 of the Shikoku pilgrimage.

Kinchō Tanuki- world's largest bronze tanuki statue

Hatayama Yoshitsune Horse Statue- statue of Minamoto no Yoshitsune

Yoshitsune Dream Road

Notable people from Komatsushima[edit]

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