Nakagusuku, Okinawa

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Nakagusuku
中城村
Village
Location of Nakagusuku in Okinawa Prefecture
Location of Nakagusuku in Okinawa Prefecture
Nakagusuku is located in Japan
Nakagusuku
Nakagusuku
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 26°16′4″N 127°47′29″E / 26.26778°N 127.79139°E / 26.26778; 127.79139Coordinates: 26°16′4″N 127°47′29″E / 26.26778°N 127.79139°E / 26.26778; 127.79139
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Okinawa Prefecture
District Nakagami
Government
 • Mayor Seitoku Arakaki
Area
 • Total 15.46 km2 (5.97 sq mi)
Population (March 1, 2008)
 • Total 16,462
 • Density 1,065/km2 (2,760/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols
- Tree Ebony
- Flower Hibiscus
- Fish Ijukin (Threadfin bream)
Address 176 Tōma, Nakagusuku-mura, Nakagami-gun
901-2493
Phone number 098-895-2131
Website Nakagusuku official website in Japanese

Nakagusuku (中城村 Nakagusuku-son?, Okinawan: Nakagushiku) is a village located in Nakagami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2008, the village has an estimated population of 16,462 and a density of 1,065 persons per km². The total area is 15.46 km².

The ruins of a fine gusuku (Ryukyuan castle), Nakagusuku, are in this village.

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