Udono, Mie

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Former municipality
former Udono village hall
former Udono village hall
Location of Udono in Mie Prefecture
Location of Udono in Mie Prefecture
Udono is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 33°43′7″N 136°1′1″E / 33.71861°N 136.01694°E / 33.71861; 136.01694Coordinates: 33°43′7″N 136°1′1″E / 33.71861°N 136.01694°E / 33.71861; 136.01694
Country Japan
Region Kansai (Kinki region)
Prefecture Mie Prefecture
District Minamimuro
Merged January 10, 2008
(now part of Kihō)
 • Total 2.88 km2 (1.11 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 4,852
 • Density 1,684.7/km2 (4,363/sq mi)
 • Tree Cinnamomum camphora
 • Flower Narcissus
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)

Udono (鵜殿村, Udono-mura) was a village located in Minamimuro District, Mie Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2004 (the last official figures before its dissolution), the village had an estimated population of 4,852 and a population density of 1684.7 persons per km². The total area was 2.88 km².

On January 10, 2006, Udono was merged into the expanded town of Kihō and thus no longer exists as an independent municipality.

The village of Udono was founded on February 13, 1894 with the early Meiji period establishment of municipalities. The basis of the village’s economy was a paper mill operated by Hokuetsu Paper Mills.

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