Miyada, Nagano

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Miyada
宮田村
Village
Miyada Village Hall
Miyada Village Hall
Flag of Miyada
Flag
Official seal of Miyada
Seal
Location of Miyada in Nagano Prefecture
Location of Miyada in Nagano Prefecture
Miyada is located in Japan
Miyada
Miyada
 
Coordinates: 35°46′7.9″N 137°56′39.6″E / 35.768861°N 137.944333°E / 35.768861; 137.944333Coordinates: 35°46′7.9″N 137°56′39.6″E / 35.768861°N 137.944333°E / 35.768861; 137.944333
CountryJapan
RegionChūbu (Kōshin'etsu)
PrefectureNagano
DistrictKamiina
Area
 • Total54.50 km2 (21.04 sq mi)
Population (October 2016)
 • Total8,831
 • Density162/km2 (420/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Symbols 
• FlowerPrunus mume
Phone number0265-85-3181
Address98 banchi, Miyada-mura, Kamiina-gun, Nagano-ken 399-4301
Websitehttp://www.vill.miyada.nagano.jp/
Miyada village in Nagano prefecture, Japan

Miyada (宮田村, Miyada-mura) is a village located in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 October 2016, the village had an estimated population of 8,831, and a population density of 162 persons per km². Its total area is 54.50 square kilometres (21.04 sq mi).

Geography[edit]

Miyada is located in the Kiso Mountains of central Nagano Prefecture, with Mount Kisokoma (2956 meters) within the village limits. The Tenryū River flows through the village. The Koshibu Dam is located in Nakagawa.

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

History[edit]

The area of present-day Miyada was part of ancient Shinano Province. The village was founded on September 30, 1956 by separating from the city of Komagane.

Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

Highway[edit]

External links[edit]

Official Website (in Japanese)