Yoshida, Niigata

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Yoshida
吉田町
Former municipality
Country Japan
Region Hokuriku
Prefecture Niigata Prefecture
District Nishikanbara District
Merged March 20, 2006
(now part of Tsubame)
Area
 • Total 32.00 km2 (12.36 sq mi)
Population (2005)
 • Total 24,937
Symbols
 • Tree Viburnum odoratissimum
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)

Yoshida (吉田町?, Yoshida-machi) was a town located in Nishikanbara District, Niigata Prefecture, Japan. Yoshida is now a part of the expanded city of Tsubame.

As of April 1, 2005, the town had an estimated population of 24,937. The total area was 32.00 km².[citation needed]

On March 20, 2006, Yoshida, along with the town of Bunsui (also from Nishikanbara District), was merged into the expanded city of Tsubame.[citation needed]

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