Minamiaiki, Nagano

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Minamiaiki
南相木村
Village
Minamiaiki Town Hall
Minamiaiki Town Hall
Flag of Minamiaiki
Flag
Official seal of Minamiaiki
Seal
Location of Minamiaiki in Nagano Prefecture
Location of Minamiaiki in Nagano Prefecture
Minamiaiki is located in Japan
Minamiaiki
Minamiaiki
 
Coordinates: 36°2′9.7″N 138°32′48.8″E / 36.036028°N 138.546889°E / 36.036028; 138.546889Coordinates: 36°2′9.7″N 138°32′48.8″E / 36.036028°N 138.546889°E / 36.036028; 138.546889
Country Japan
Region Chūbu (Kōshin'etsu)
Prefecture Nagano
District Minamisaku
Area
 • Total 66.05 km2 (25.50 sq mi)
Population (October 2016)
 • Total 1,014
 • Density 15.4/km2 (40/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols  
• Tree Pinus densiflora
• Flower Prunus serrulata
• Bird Japanese bush warbler
Phone number 0267-78-2121
Address 3525-1 Minamiaiki-mura, Minamisaku-gun, Nagano-ken 384-1211
Website www.minamiaiki.jp
Minamiaiki village

Minamiaiki (南相木村?, Minamiaiki-mura) is a village located in Minamisaku District in south-central Nagano Prefecture, in the Chūbu region of Japan. As of 1 October 2016, the village had an estimated population of 1014 and a population density of 15.4 persons per km². Its total area was 66.05 square kilometres (25.50 sq mi).

Geography[edit]

Minamiaiki is located in mountainous eastern Nagano Prefecture, bordered by Gunma Prefecture to the east. More than 90%of the village area is covered by mountains and forest. Minamiaiki Dam is located within this village.

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

History[edit]

The area of present-day MInamiaiki was part of ancient Shinano Province, and was mentioned in Muromachi period records. The modern village of Minamiaiki was created with the establishment of the municipalities system on April 1, 1889.

Education[edit]

Minamiaiki has one public elementary school operated by the village government. The village shares a public middle school with neighboring Kitaaika. The village does not have a high school.

Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

  • The village does not have any passenger rail service.

Highway[edit]

  • The village is not served by any national highways

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