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Yasuoka Village Hall
Location of Yasuoka in Nagano Prefecture
|• Total||64.59 km2 (24.94 sq mi)|
|Population (October 2016)|
|• Density||26.5/km2 (69/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|• Flower||Erythronium japonicum|
|• Bird||Copper pheasant|
|Address||3236-1 Yasuoka-mura, Shimoina-gun, Nagano-ken 399-1895|
Yasuoka (泰阜村? Yasuoka-mura) is a village located in Shimoina District in far southern Nagano Prefecture, in the Chūbu region of Japan. As of 1 October 2016[update], the village had an estimated population of 1,714 and a population density of 26.5 persons per km². Its total area was 64.59 square kilometres (24.94 sq mi).
Yasuoka is located in mountainous far south of Nagano Prefecture. The Tenryū River runs through the northern portion of the village.
The area of present-day Yasuoka was part of ancient Shinano Province. The modern village of Yasuoka established on April 1, 1889 by the establishment of the municipalities system. In the late 1930s, a large number of inhabitants from Yasuoka were esettled in Manchukuo.
Yasuoka has one public elementary school and one public middle school operated by the village government. The village does not have a high school.
- The village is not served by any national highway
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