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Jinseki District, Hiroshima

Jinseki is a district located in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The district has an estimated population of 11.863. The total area is 381.81 km². The district has one town Jinsekikōgen

Kamagari, Hiroshima

Kamagari was a town located in Aki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 2.532 and a density of 133.97 persons per km². The total area was 18.90 km². On March 20, 2005, Kamagari, along with the ...

Kisa, Hiroshima

Kisa was a town located in Futami District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.918 and a density of 58.50 persons per km². The total area was 84.07 km². On April 1, 2004, Kisa, along with the towns ...

Kōnu, Hiroshima

Kōnu was a town located in Kōnu District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 3.114 and a density of 47.78 persons per km². The total area was 65.17 km². On April 1, 2004, Kōnu, along with the towns of ...

Kurahashi-jima

Kurahashi-jima, also called Nagato-jima in ancient texts, is an island in Hiroshima Bay located in southwestern Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan.

Kurahashi, Hiroshima

Kurahashi was a town located in Aki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. It was located on the Kurahashi-jima island and surrounding islets. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 7.193 and a density of 132.13 persons per km². The ...

Kurose, Hiroshima

Kurose was a town located in Kamo District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 25.294 and a density of 396.21 persons per km². The total area was 63.84 km². On February 7, 2005, Kurose, along with the ...

Mitsugi District, Hiroshima

Mitsugi was a district in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district had an estimated population of 29.682 and a density of 181.49 persons per km². The total area was 163.55 km².

Mitsugi, Hiroshima

Mitsugi was a town located in Mitsugi District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2004, the town had an estimated population of 8.144 and the density of 98.14 persons per km². The total area was 82.98 km². On March 28, 2005, Mitsugi, along with ...

Miwa, Hiroshima

Miwa was a town located in Futami District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 3.622 and a density of 49.69 persons per km². The total area was 72.89 km². On April 1, 2004, Miwa, along with the towns ...

Miyajima, Hiroshima

Miyajima was a town located on the island of Itsukushima in Saeki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 2.018 and a density of 66.40 persons per km². The total area was 30.39 km². On November 3 ...

Miyajimaguchi

Miyajimaguchi is a neighborhood in Hatsukaichi, Hiroshima, Japan. It was a part of the town of Ōno until 2005 when the town was annexed by the city of Hatsukaichi. It is located on Route 2 from Osaka to Fukuoka, and is served by the JR West train ...

Mukaishima Island, Hiroshima

Mukaishima Island is the northernmost island in Geiyo Islands chain accommodating Nishiseto Expressway connecting Honshu and Shikoku islands. Its coasts are washed by Seto Inland Sea. The islands highest peak is Takamiyama 283.2 m high.

Mukaishima, Hiroshima

Mukaishima was a town in Mitsugi District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 16.283 and a population density of 884.95 persons per km². The total area was 18.40 km², covering the majority of Mukaishi ...

Naka-ku, Hiroshima

Naka-ku is the heart of Hiroshima, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. Naka-ku is home to Hiroshimas central business district and Peace Memorial Park. Major attractions include the Hondori shopping arcade, a covered mall-like street of shops extending ...

Ondo-no-seto

In the legend, Ondo-no-seto was excavated under the leadership of Taira no Kiyomori from 1164 to 1167 during the Heian period, to allow passage of trading ships for trade with China. But academic research shows that this legend is not the histori ...

Ondo, Hiroshima

Ondo was a town located in Aki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 14.294 and a density of 763.16 persons per km². The total area was 18.73 km². On March 20, 2005, Ondo, along with the towns ...

Ōsakikamijima, Hiroshima

Ōsakikamijima is a town located in Toyota District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The Toyota District comprises a small island located in Seto Inland Sea, which separates Hiroshima Prefecture and Ehime Prefecture. Ōsakikamijima is the only town on ...

Ōtake, Hiroshima

Ōtake is a city located in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of May 1, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 27.684, with 12.939 households, and a population density of 350 persons per km². The total area is 78.57 km².

Saeki District, Hiroshima

Saeki was a district located in Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district had an estimated population of 54.592 and a density of 163.07 inhabitants per square kilometre 422.3/sq mi. The total area was 334.77 square kilometres 129.26 s ...

Sanyō region

The Sanyō Region is an area in the south of Honshū, the main island of Japan. It consists of the southern part of the Chūgoku region, facing the Seto Inland Sea. The name Sanyō means "southern, sunny side of the mountains" and contrasts with the ...

Setoda, Hiroshima

Setoda was a town located in Toyota District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 9.310 and a density of 284.19 persons per km². The total area was 32.76 km². On January 10, 2006, Setoda, along with th ...

Shōbara, Hiroshima

Shōbara is a city located in northeastern Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on March 31, 1954. As of May 31, 2018, the city has an estimated population of 35.870 and a population density of 28.77 persons per km². The total area is ...

Toyohama, Hiroshima

Toyohama was a town located in Toyota District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 2.065 and a density of 177.25 persons per km². The total area was 11.65 km². On March 20, 2005, Toyohama, along with ...

Toyosaka, Hiroshima

Toyosaka was a town located in Kamo District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.269 and a density of 58.83 persons per km². The total area was 72.56 km². On February 7, 2005, Toyosaka, along with t ...

Tsutsuga, Hiroshima

Tsutsuga was a town located in Yamagata District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. It has abundant forest resources. As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 1.193 and a density of 22.06 persons per km². The total area was 54.07 km².

Yamagata District, Hiroshima

Yamagata is a district located in northwestern Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 29.978 and a density of 30.34 persons per km². The total area is 988.11 km².

Yasuura, Hiroshima

Yasuura was a town located in Toyota District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 12.596 and a density of 198.27 persons per km². The total area was 63.53 km². On March 20, 2005, Yasuura, along with t ...

Yuki, Hiroshima (Jinseki)

Yuki was a town located in Jinseki District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 3.089 and a density of 31.51 persons per km². The total area was 98.02 km². On November 5, 2004, Yuki, along with the to ...

Yutaka, Hiroshima

Yutaka was a town located in Toyota District, Hiroshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 2.706 and a density of 192.19 persons per km². The total area was 14.08 km². On March 20, 2005, Kure, along with the to ...

Asago District, Hyōgo

Asago District was a district located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of March 31, 2005, the district had an estimated population of 35.762. The total area was 402.98 km². It was written that there were nine areas Yamaguchi, Kuwaichi, Ita, Katsu, ...

Asago, Hyōgo

Asago is a city located in northern Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The modern city of Asago was established on April 1, 2005, from the merger of the former town of Asago absorbing the towns of Ikuno, Santō and Wadayama all from Asago District. As of Ap ...

Asago, Hyōgo (Asago)

Asago was a town located in Asago District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The town was founded on March 31, 1954 from the merger of the former villages of Yamaguchi and Nakagawa. As of 2004, the town had an estimated population of 7.465 and a density ...

Awaji Province

Awaji Province was an old province of Japan covering Awaji Island, between Honshū and Shikoku. Today it is part of Hyōgo Prefecture. It is sometimes called Tanshu. Awaji is divided into three municipal sections: Awaji is the northernmost section, ...

Awaji, Hyōgo

Awaji is a city located on Awaji Island in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The modern city of Awaji was established on April 1, 2005, from the merger of the former town of Awaji, absorbing the towns of Tsuna, Higashiura, Hokudan and Ichinomiya. As of Ap ...

Chikusa, Hyōgo

Chikusa was a town located in Shisō District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 3.876 and a density of 37.07 persons per km². The total area was 104.57 km². On April 1, 2005, Chikusa, along with the town ...

Fukiai-ku, Kobe

Fukiai-ku was a ward in the city of Kobe, Japan. It was one of seven wards established on 1 September 1931 when Kobe adopted the ward system. Its boundaries encompassed the village of Fukiai which existed prior to the formation of Kobe on 1 April ...

Harima Province

Harima Province or Banshū was a province of Japan in the part of Honshū that is the southwestern part of present-day Hyōgo Prefecture. Harima bordered on Tajima, Tanba, Settsu, Bizen, and Mimasaka Provinces. Its capital was Himeji. During the Edo ...

Higashinada-ku, Kobe

Higashinada is one of 9 wards of Kobe in Japan. It has an area of 30.36 km², and a population of 212.111. South of the Hanshin Main Line, it is also home to some notable sake brewing areas, including Uozaki and Mikage.

Hikami District, Hyōgo

Hikami was a district located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the Hikami district had an estimated population of 71.753 and a density of 145.46 persons per km². The total area was 493.28 km².

Ichikawa, Hyōgo

Ichikawa is a town located in Kanzaki District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of March 31, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 12.583 and a density of 150 persons per km². The total area is 82.70 km².

Ichinomiya, Hyōgo (Shisō)

Ichinomiya was a town located in Shisō District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 10.236 and a density of 47.85 persons per km². The total area was 213.93 km². On April 1, 2005, Ichinomiya, along with t ...

Ieshima, Hyōgo

Ieshima was a town located in Shikama District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. It actually is a group of 44 small islands about 18 kilometers off the coast of Himeji and Akō. Ieshima is one of the big islands but the name Ieshima is also used to refer ...

Inagawa, Hyōgo

Inagawa is a town located in Kawabe District in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of Dec 2012, the town has an estimated population of 31.381. The total area is 90.41 km². The famous Tada Mine is located in the southern part of Inagawa. It is claimed, ...

Izushi District, Hyōgo

Izushi was a district located in Hyōgo, Japan. As of 2003, the district had an estimated population of 16.601 and a density of 66.12 persons per km². The total area was 251.09 km².

Kakogawa, Hyōgo

Kakogawa is a city located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on June 15, 1950. As of September 1, 2016, the city has an estimated population of 266.433 and a population density of 1.923.98 persons per km². The total area is 138.51 ...

Kami, Hyōgo (Mikata)

Kami is a town located in Mikata District, Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The town was formed on April 1, 2005 from the merger of the former town of Kasumi, from Kinosaki District, and the towns of Mikata and Muraoka, both from Mikata District. As of M ...

Kanzaki District, Hyōgo

Kanzaki is a district located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 67.363 and a density of 185.93 persons per km². The total area is 362.31 km².

Kasai, Hyōgo

Kasai is a city located in Hyōgo Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on April 1, 1967 when the towns of Hōjō, Izumi and Kasai were merged to create the city of Kasai. As of August 31, 2016, the city has an estimated population of 45.126 and a ...

Kasumi, Hyōgo

Kasumi was a town located in Kinosaki District, Hyōgo, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13.519 and a density of 98.49 persons per km². The total area was 137.26 km². On April 1, 2005, Kasumi, along with the towns of Mika ...