Taka, Hyōgo

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Taka

多可町
Town
Taka Town Hall
Taka Town Hall
Flag of Taka
Flag
Official seal of Taka
Emblem
Location of Taka in Hyōgo Prefecture
Location of Taka in Hyōgo Prefecture
Taka is located in Japan
Taka
Taka
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 35°3′N 134°55′E / 35.050°N 134.917°E / 35.050; 134.917Coordinates: 35°3′N 134°55′E / 35.050°N 134.917°E / 35.050; 134.917
CountryJapan
RegionKansai
PrefectureHyōgo Prefecture
DistrictTaka
Government
 • MayorKazushi Yoshida
Area
 • Total185.15 km2 (71.49 sq mi)
Population
 (April 1, 2017)
 • Total20,713
 • Density110/km2 (290/sq mi)
Symbols
 • TreeJapanese zelkova
Japanese cedar
Hinoki
 • FlowerWild chrysanthemum
Edible chrysanthemum
Lilium japonicum
 • BirdGreen pheasant
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)
Websitewww.takacho.jp

Taka (多可町, Taka-chō) is a town in Taka District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan.

The town was founded on November 1, 2005, as a result of the merger between the towns of Kami, Naka, and Yachiyo, all from Taka District.

As of April 2017, the town has an estimated population of 20,713. The total area is 185.15 km².

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