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Sekizen, Ehime

Sekizen was a village located in Ochi District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 763 and a density of 138.22 persons per km². The total area was 5.52 km². On January 16, 2005, Sekizen, along with the ...

Tamagawa, Ehime

Tamagawa was a town located in Ochi District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 5.994 and a density of 57.69 persons per km². The total area was 103.90 km². On January 16, 2005, Sekizen, along with the t ...

Tano, Ehime

December 15, 1889 - Due to the municipal status enforcement, the villages of 長野, 田野村上方, 北田野, 高松, and 川根, Shūfu District, merged to form as the village of Tano, Shūfu District. September 1, 1956 - Merged with the town of Tanbara and ...

Tobe, Ehime

Tobe is a town located in Iyo District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of January 1, 2005, the village of Hirota, also from Iyo District, was merged into Tobe. As of May 1, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 21.471 and a density of 210 pe ...

Tsushima, Ehime

Tsushima was a town located in Kitauwa District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13.284 and a density of 60.10 persons per km². The total area was 221.05 km². On August 1, 2005, Tsushima, along with th ...

Uma District, Ehime

Uma was a district located in Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district had an estimated population of 19.040 with the total area of 165.50 km².

Uwa District, Iyo

Higashiuwa District - Dissolved on April 1, 2004 The area once included the cities of Seiyo, Uwajima and Ōzu On February 25, 1876, Okinoshima, Himejima, and Ugurujima Islands were sent to Hata District in Tosa Province Nishiuwa District - Active ...

Yanadani, Ehime

Yanadani was a village located in Kamiukena District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 1.214 and a density of 9.59 persons per km². The total area was 126.55 km². On August 1, 2004, Yanadani, along w ...

Yoshiumi, Ehime

Yoshiumi was a town located in Ochi District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.558 and a density of 164.43 persons per km². The total area was 27.72 km². On January 16, 2005, Yoshiumi, along with the ...

Awara, Fukui

Awara is a city located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 May 2018, the city had an estimated population of 28.405 in 10.140 households and the population density of 240 persons per km². The total area of the city was 116.98 square kilometres. ...

Echizen-Fuchū Castle

Echizen-Fuchū Castle was a flatland-style Japanese castle located in what is now part of the city of Echizen, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. The castle fell into ruins during the Sengoku period and the site was completely built over in the modern era, ...

Echizen, Fukui (town)

Echizen is a town located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 April 2018, the town had an estimated population of 20.709 and the population density of 140 persons per km². The total area of the town was 153.15 square kilometres.

Eiheiji, Fukui

Eiheiji is a city located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 March 2018, the town had an estimated population of 18.746 in 6.262 households and the population density of 200 persons per km². The total area of the town was 94.43 square kilometres ...

Hokuriku region

The Hokuriku region was located in the northwestern part of Honshu, the main island of Japan. It lay along the Sea of Japan within the Chūbu region, which it is currently a part of. It is almost equivalent to Koshi Province and Hokurikudō area in ...

Ikeda, Fukui

Ikeda is a town located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 July 2018, the town had an estimated population of 2.628 in 943 households and the population density of 14 persons per km². The total area of the town was 194.65 square kilometres.

Imadate, Fukui

Imadate was a town located in Imadate District, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13.469 and a density of 296.48 persons per km². The total area was 45.43 km². On October 1, 2005, Imadate, along with the ...

Imajō, Fukui

Imajō was a town located in Nanjō District, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.846 and a density of 20.08 persons per km². The total area was 241.30 km². On January 1, 2005, Imajō, along with the town o ...

Katsuyama, Fukui

Katsuyama is a city located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 31 May 2018, the city has an estimated population of 23.527, with 7.973 households, and a population density of 93 persons per km². The total area of the city was 253.88 square kilomet ...

Mikata District, Fukui

Mikata is a district located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of October 1, 2005, the district has an estimated population of 11.023 and a density of 72.37 persons per km². The total area is 152.32 km².

Mikuni, Fukui

Mikuni was a town located in Sakai District, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. In the 1870s, the Meiji government constructed a harbor at Mikuni, under supervision of the Dutch engineer George Arnold Escher. As of 2003, the town had an estimated populatio ...

Minamiechizen, Fukui

Minamiechizen is a town located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 July 2018, the town had an estimated population of 10.745 in 3.470 households and the population density of 31 persons per km². The total area of the town was 343.69 square kilom ...

Mount Kanmuri (Gifu, Fukui)

Mount Kanmuri is a mountain located on the border between Gifu and Fukui prefectures in the Chūbu region of Japan. It is 1.256.6 m tall and part of the Ryōhaku Mountains. It is also the source of the Ibi River. The mountain peak has a small area ...

Nanjō, Fukui

Nanjō was a town located in Nanjō District, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 5.819 and a density of 109.67 persons per km². The total area was 53.06 km². On January 1, 2005, Nanjō, along with the town o ...

Nyū District, Fukui

Nyū is a district in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 2005, the district has an estimated population of 23.995 and a population density of 157 persons per square kilometre 410/sq mi. The total area is 152.83 km 2 59.01 sq mi.

Ōi, Fukui

Ōi is a town located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 June 2018, the town had an estimated population of 8.102 and a population density of 63 persons per km². The total area of the town was 212.19 square kilometres. It is one of the few Hiraga ...

Ōno, Fukui

Ōno is a city located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 July 2018, the city had an estimated population of 33.640 in 11.747 households and the population density of 39 persons per km². The total area of the city was 872.43 square kilometres. Th ...

Ryōhaku Mountains

The Ryōhaku Mountains are a mountain range spanning Gifu, Toyama, Ishikawa, Fukui and Shiga prefectures in Japan. It is divided into the Kaetsu Mountains, whose major peak is Mount Haku, and the Etsumi Mountains, whose major peak is Mount Nōgōhak ...

Sabae, Fukui

Sabae is a city located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 June 2018, the city had an estimated population of 69.338 in 24.167 households and the population density of 820 persons per km². The total area of the city was 84.59 square kilometres.

Sakai District, Fukui

Sakai was a district located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of October 1, 2005, the district had an estimated population of 92.312 and a density of 439.77 persons per km². The total area is 209.91 km².

Sakai, Fukui (town)

Sakai was a town located in Sakai District, Fukui Prefecture, Japan. The town of Sakai had a population of 12.953 at the 2005 national census, an increase of 181 1.4% from the 2000 census. The total area was 31.70 km² and population density was 4 ...

Takahama, Fukui

Takahama is a town located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 June 2018, the town had an estimated population of 10.490 in 4278 households and a population density of 63 persons per km². The total area of the town was 72.40 square kilometres.

Takefu, Fukui

Takefu was a city located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. The city was established on April 1, 1948. As of 2003, the city had an estimated population of 73.662 and a density of 397.49 persons per km²; about half the population lived in the urban cent ...

Tsuruga District, Fukui

Tsuruga was a rural district located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. Tsuruga District was an ancient administrative district, established during the late Asuka to early Nara period Ritsuryō reforms as part of Echizen Province. However, as the only pa ...

Wakasa, Fukui

Wakasa is a town located in Fukui Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 April 2018, the city had an estimated population of 14.577 and the population density of 82 persons per km². The total area of the town was 178.49 square kilometres.

Ainoshima (Shingū)

Ainoshima is an island in Shingū, Fukuoka, Japan. Many feral cats and strays live on this island. Hence, it is known as "Cat Heaven Island".

Akaike, Fukuoka

Akaike was a town located in Tagawa District, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. It was once a coal mining town. As of 2005, the town had an estimated population of 9.592 and a density of 592.09 persons per km². The total area was 16.20 km². This is down ...

Asakura District, Fukuoka

Asakura is a district located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 50.658 and a density of 255.01 persons per km². The total area is 198.65 km². Water wheels form one of the attractions of the dist ...

Buzen Province

Buzen Province was an old province of Japan in northern Kyūshū in the area of Fukuoka Prefecture and Ōita Prefecture. It was sometimes called Hōshū, with Bungo Province. Buzen bordered on Bungo and Chikuzen Provinces.

Buzen, Fukuoka

Buzen is a city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on April 10, 1955. As of November 1, 2014, the city has an estimated population of 26.100 and a population density of 235 persons per km². The total area is 111.17 km². Th ...

Chikugo Province

Chikugo Province is the name of a former province of Japan in the area that is today the southern part of Fukuoka Prefecture on Kyūshū. It was sometimes called Chikushū, with Chikuzen Province. Chikugo was bordered by Hizen, Chikuzen, Bungo, and ...

Chikujō District, Fukuoka

Chikujō is a district located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 36.695 and a density of 195.79 persons per square kilometer. The total area is 187.42 km².

Chikushino, Fukuoka

Chikushino is a city in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. Bordering Dazaifu, Onojo, Nakagawa, Saga Prefecture, Ogori, Yasu, and Chikuho, Fukuoka, Chikushino is essentially a southern suburb of Fukuoka City. It was founded on April 1, 1972. As of Septemb ...

Fukuchi, Fukuoka

Fukuchi is a town in Tagawa District, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. It was established on March 6, 2006, by the merger of the former towns of Akaike, Hōjō and Kanada, all from Tagawa District. Mount Fukuchi 901 m 2.956 ft) stands at the northern tip ...

Fukuoka–Kitakyushu

Fukuoka-Kitakyushu Greater Metropolitan Region is the most common name given to the region comprising the metropolitan areas of the cities of Fukuoka and Kitakyushu in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan and in between. Alternate names are many, including ...

Jōjima, Fukuoka

Jōjima was a town located in Mizuma District, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13.772 and a density of 783.39 persons per km². The total area was 17.58 km². On February 5, 2005, Jōjima, along with the ...

Jōnan-ku, Fukuoka

Jōnan-ku is one of the seven wards of Fukuoka City, Japan. As of November 1, 2004, it had a population of 128.057 people, making up 9.2% of Fukuoka City, with an area of 16.02 km 2. At the time of Fukuoka Citys official designation as a City in 1 ...

Kaho District, Fukuoka

Kaho is a district located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. As of 2006, the district has an estimated population of 14.648 and a density of 729.85 persons per km². The total area is 20.07 km².

Kanda, Fukuoka

Kanda is a town located in Miyako District, Fukuoka Prefecture, on the Japanese home island of Kyushu, which is one of the four main islands. Kanda is a suburb of the city of Kitakyushu. As of April 30, 2017, the town has an estimated population ...

Kasuga, Fukuoka

Kasuga is a city located in Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. As of August 31, 2016, the city has an estimated population of 112.894 and a population density of 7.978.37 persons per km². The total area is 14.15 km². The city was founded on April 1, 1972 ...

Keisen, Fukuoka

Keisen is a town located in Kaho District, Fukuoka Prefecture, Japan. As of April 30, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 13.750 and a density of 690 persons per km². The total area is 20.07 km². Keisen was home to Fukuoka POW Camp in 1 ...