Takagi, Nagano

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Takagi
喬木村
Village
Takagi Village Hall
Takagi Village Hall
Flag of Takagi
Flag
Official seal of Takagi
Seal
Location of Takagi in Nagano Prefecture
Location of Takagi in Nagano Prefecture
Takagi  is located in Japan
Takagi
Takagi
 
Coordinates: 35°30′49.7″N 137°52′25.9″E / 35.513806°N 137.873861°E / 35.513806; 137.873861Coordinates: 35°30′49.7″N 137°52′25.9″E / 35.513806°N 137.873861°E / 35.513806; 137.873861
Country Japan
Region Chūbu (Kōshin'etsu)
Prefecture Nagano
District Shimoina
Area
 • Total 66.61 km2 (25.72 sq mi)
Population (October 2016)
 • Total 6,298
 • Density 94.6/km2 (245/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Symbols  
• Tree Ginkgo biloba
• Flower Primula japonica
• Bird Japanese bush warbler
Phone number 0265-33-2001
Address 6664 Kimura, Takagi-mura, Shimoina-gun, Nagano-ken 395-1107
Website www.vill.takagi.nagano.jp
Panorama of Takagi Village

Takagi (喬木村?, Takagi-mura) is a village located in Shimoina District in far southern Nagano Prefecture, in the Chūbu region of Japan. As of 1 October 2016, the village had an estimated population of 6,298 and a population density of 94.6 persons per km². Its total area was 66.61 square kilometres (25.72 sq mi).

Geography[edit]

Takagi is located in the Ina Valley mountainous southern of Nagano Prefecture. The Tenryū River runs through the village.

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

History[edit]

The area of present-day Takagi was part of ancient Shinano Province. The modern village was established on April 1, 1889 with the establishment of the municipalities system

Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

  • The village does not have any passenger railway service

Highway[edit]

  • The village is not located on any national highway

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