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This article is about the city in Kamikawa Subprefecture. For the town in Nemuro Subprefecture, see Shibetsu, Hokkaido (Nemuro).
Shibetsu city hall
Location of Shibetsu in Hokkaido (Kamikawa Subprefecture)
|Prefecture||Hokkaido (Kamikawa Subprefecture)|
|• Mayor||Makino Yuji|
|• Total||1,119.29 km2 (432.16 sq mi)|
|Population (June 2008)|
|• Density||20.4/km2 (53/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|- Tree||Japanese Rowan and Ezo Spruce|
|- Flower||Cosmos and Ezo murasaki-tsutsuji (Rhododendron dauricum)|
|Address||4-1, Higashi Roku-jō, Shibetsu-shi, Hokkaidō
- 1902 Shibetsu village was founded.
- 1915 The village became Shibetsu town.
- 1954 Shibetsu town, Kamishibetsu village, Tayoro village, and Onneppu village were merged to form Shibetsu city.
- 2005 Asahi town was merged into Shibetsu city.
- Hokkaido Shibetsu Shoun High School
- Hokkaido Shibetsu Higashi High School
Sister city and friendship city
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- (Japanese) Official website
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