Tawaramoto, Nara

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Tawaramoto
田原本町
Town
Tawaramoto Town Office
Tawaramoto Town Office
Flag of Tawaramoto
Flag
Official seal of Tawaramoto
Chapter
Location of Tawaramoto in Nara Prefecture
Location of Tawaramoto in Nara Prefecture
Tawaramoto is located in Japan
Tawaramoto
Tawaramoto
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°33′N 135°48′E / 34.550°N 135.800°E / 34.550; 135.800Coordinates: 34°33′N 135°48′E / 34.550°N 135.800°E / 34.550; 135.800
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Nara Prefecture
District Shiki
Area
 • Total 21.09 km2 (8.14 sq mi)
Population (March 31, 2017)
 • Total 32,241
 • Density 1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Quercus Gilva
 • Flower Narcissus
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address 890-1 Tawarmoto-chō, Nara-ken
636-0392
Website www.town.tawaramoto.nara.jp

Tawaramoto (田原本町, Tawaramoto-chō) is a town located in Shiki District, Nara Prefecture, Japan.

As of March 31, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 32,241.[1] The total area is 21.09 km².[2] It has many temples and shrines including Jinrakuji.

Geography[edit]

Located in the center of the Nara Basin, the majority of the land is flat. The Yamato River flows through the eastern portion of the town.

Surrounding municipalities[edit]

Education[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Population of Tawaramoto Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Tawaramoto Town. Retrieved 23 April 2017. 
  2. ^ "Nature of Tawaramoto Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Tawaramoto Town. Retrieved 23 April 2017. 

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