Tōhō, Fukuoka

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Tōhō
東峰村
Village
Flag of Tōhō
Flag
Official seal of Tōhō
Symbol
Location of Tōhō in Fukuoka Prefecture
Location of Tōhō in Fukuoka Prefecture
Tōhō is located in Japan
Tōhō
Tōhō
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°24′N 130°52′E / 33.400°N 130.867°E / 33.400; 130.867Coordinates: 33°24′N 130°52′E / 33.400°N 130.867°E / 33.400; 130.867
Country Japan
Region Kyushu
Prefecture Fukuoka Prefecture
District Asakura
Area
 • Total 51.93 km2 (20.05 sq mi)
Population (April 1, 2017)
 • Total 2,063
 • Density 40/km2 (100/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www1.vill.toho.fukuoka.jp

Tōhō (東峰村?, Tōhō-mura) is a village located in Asakura District, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan.

The village was founded on March 28, 2005 by the merger of the villages of Hōshuyama and Koishiwara, both from Asakura District.

The village is a production centre of Koishiwara ware.

As of April 1, 2017, the village has an estimated population of 2,063 and a density of 40 persons per km². The total area is 51.93 km².

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