Taiki town hall
Location of Taiki in Mie Prefecture
|• Total||233.54 km2 (90.17 sq mi)|
|Population (September 2012)|
|• Density||40.9/km2 (106/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|- Flower||Cherry blossom|
|Address||1610-1 Takihara, Taiki-chō, Watarai-gun, Mie-ken 519-2703|
Taiki (大紀町 Taiki-chō?) is a town located in Watarai District, Mie Prefecture, Japan. As of September 2012, the town had an estimated population of 9,543 and a population density of 40.9 persons per km². The total area was 233.54 km².
Tamaki was the site of a Sengoku period Japanese castle, Tamaru Castle, initially built by the Kitabatake clan, which dominated the surrounding area, including access to the Ise Grand Shrines. The castle was destroyed in the early Meiji period.
Media related to Taiki, Mie at Wikimedia Commons
- Taiki official website (Japanese)