Toyosato, Miyagi

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Toyosato-chō
豊里町
Former municipality
Korinji Temple
Korinji Temple
Toyosato-chō is located in Japan
Toyosato-chō
Toyosato-chō
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 38°35′N 141°14′E / 38.583°N 141.233°E / 38.583; 141.233Coordinates: 38°35′N 141°14′E / 38.583°N 141.233°E / 38.583; 141.233
Country Japan
Region Tōhoku
Prefecture Miyagi Prefecture
Merged April 1, 2005
(now part of Tome City)
Area
 • Total 32.85 km2 (12.68 sq mi)
Population (March 1, 2005)
 • Total 7,194
 • Density 220/km2 (570/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Ginkgo biloba
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)

Toyosato (豊里町, Toyosato-chō) was a town in the former Tome District, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan. It is now a part of the city of Tome.

As of November 2005, the town had an estimated population of 7,194 people and a population density of 219.00 persons per km². The total area was 32.85 km² (apx. 13 mi².).

On April 1, 2005, Toyosato, along with the towns of Hasama, Ishikoshi, Minamikata, Nakada, Toyoma, Towa and Yoneyama (all from Tome District) were merged with the town of Tsuyama (from Motoyoshi District) to create the city of Tome.

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