Matsushige, Tokushima

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Matsushige
松茂町
Town
Matsushige town hall
Matsushige town hall
Flag of Matsushige
Flag
Location of Matsushige in Tokushima Prefecture
Location of Matsushige in Tokushima Prefecture
Matsushige is located in Japan
Matsushige
Matsushige
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°8′N 134°35′E / 34.133°N 134.583°E / 34.133; 134.583Coordinates: 34°8′N 134°35′E / 34.133°N 134.583°E / 34.133; 134.583
Country Japan
Region Shikoku
Prefecture Tokushima Prefecture
District Itano
Area
 • Total 13.10 km2 (5.06 sq mi)
Population (October 1, 2016)
 • Total 15,171
 • Density 1,200/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.town.matsushige.tokushima.jp

Matsushige (松茂町 Matsushige-chō?) is a town located in Itano District, Tokushima Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2016, the town haa an estimated population of 15,171 and a density of 1,200 per km². The total area is 13.10 km².

Matsushige is the location of Tokushima Airport, from where domestic flights depart for various other Japanese cities. The town also hosts a Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force base.

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