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Tōin Town Office
Location of Tōin in Mie Prefecture
|• Total||22.66 km2 (8.75 sq mi)|
|Population (November 2012)|
|• Density||1,130/km2 (2,900/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|• Tree||Prunus mume|
|• Flower||Paeonia lactiflora|
|• Bird||Eurasian skylark|
|Address||1600 Yamada, Tōin-chō, Inabe-gun, Mie-ken 511-0295|
Tōin (東員町? Tōin-chō) is a town located in Inabe District, Mie Prefecture, Japan. As of November 2012, the town had an estimated population of 25,552 and a population density of 1130 persons per km2. The total area was 22.66 km2.
Tōin is located near the far northeastern tip of the Kii Peninsula.
The village of Tōin was established on November 3, 1954 by the merger of the villages of Daicho, Kanda, and Inabe. It was elevated to town status on April 1, 1967.
Media related to Tōin, Mie at Wikimedia Commons
- Tōin official website (Japanese)