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Kedōin, Kagoshima

Kedōin was a town located in Satsuma District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.499 and the density of 54.49 persons per km². The total area was 82.56 km². On October 12, 2004, Kedōin, along with ...

Kihoku, Kagoshima

Kihoku was a town located in Soo District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.275 and the density of 48.06 persons per km². The total area was 88.95 km². On January 1, 2006, Kihoku, along with the t ...

Kiire, Kagoshima

Kiire was a town located in Ibusuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 12.648 and the density of 206.57 persons per km². The total area was 61.23 km². Kiire-chō consisted of 6 villages North ...

Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima

Kimotsuki is a district located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of the January 1, 2006 merger but with 2003 population statistics, the district has an estimated population of 46.943 and a density of 65.9 persons per km². The total area is 712. ...

Kimotsuki, Kagoshima

Kimotsuki is a town in Kimotsuki District. It is located in the eastern part of the Ōsumi Peninsula in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The town was formed on July 1, 2005 from the merger of the towns of Kōyama and Uchinoura, both from Kimotsuki Dist ...

Kinkō, Kagoshima

Kinkō is a town located in Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The town was formed on March 22, 2005 from the merger of the towns of Ōnejime and Tashiro, both from Kimotsuki District. As of July 2010, the town has an estimated popula ...

Kirishima, Kagoshima (town)

The article is about a former town. For a current city, see Kirishima, Kagoshima. Kirishima was a town located in Aira District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of July 1, 2005 prior to the merger, the town had a population of 5.795 and the densi ...

Kokubu, Kagoshima

Kokubu was a city located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on February 1, 1955. As of 2003, the city had an estimated population of 55.237 and the density of 450.88 persons per km². The total area was 122.51 km². On November 7 ...

Kōriyama, Kagoshima

Kōriyama was a town located in Hioki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 8.277 and the density of 143.32 persons per km². The total area was 57.75 km². On November 1, 2004, Kōriyama, along wi ...

Koshikijima Islands

The Koshikijima Islands in the East China Sea are an island chain located 38 km west of the port city of Ichikikushikino, Kagoshima.

Kōyama, Kagoshima

Kōyama was a town located in Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 14.441 and a density of 112.15 persons per km². The total area was 128.76 km². On July 1, 2005, Kōyama, along with t ...

Kumage Subprefecture

Kumage Subprefecture is a subprefecture of Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The subprefectural office is located in Nishinoomote. It includes the following cities and towns on the Ōsumi Islands: Kumage Subprefecture Minamitane town on Tanegashima Nak ...

Kurino, Kagoshima

Kurino was a town located in Aira District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 8.022 and the density of 89.28 persons per km². The total area was 89.85 km². On March 22, 2005, Kurino, along with the t ...

Kushikino, Kagoshima

Kushikino is the name of a former city municipality located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. It was founded under that name on 1 October 1950. In 2003, Kushikino had an estimated 26.355 inhabitants and covered an area 80.46 km², giving a populatio ...

Kushira, Kagoshima

Kushira was a town located in Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13.575 and the density of 206.12 persons per km². The total area was 65.86 km². On January 1, 2006, Kushira, along ...

Lake Ikeda

Lake Ikeda is a caldera lake located 40 km south of Kagoshima city; Kyūshū island, Japan. It is perhaps best known to tourists as the location of the purported sightings of a monster named Issie, and as the largest lake on Kyūshū island with a su ...

Makizono, Kagoshima

Makizono was a town located in Aira District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of June 1, 2005, the town had an estimated population of 9.041 4.202 men and 4.839 women and the density of 71.27 persons per km². The total area was 129.66 km². On Nov ...

Matsumoto, Kagoshima

Matsumoto was a town located in Hioki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. On November 1, 2004, Matsumoto, along with the town of Kōriyama also from Hioki District, the town of Kiire from Ibusuki District, and the towns of Sakurajima and Yoshid ...

Matsuyama, Kagoshima

Matsuyama was a town located in Soo District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.870 and the density of 97.77 persons per km². The total area was 49.81 km². On January 1, 2006, Matsuyama, along with ...

Minamikyūshū

Minamikyūshū is a city located on the southern tip of Satsuma Peninsula, in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of March 31, 2011, the city has an estimated population of 39.738, with 17.288 households and a population density of 111.05 per km². The ...

Minamimorokata District, Kagoshima

Minamimorokata was a district of Japan located in Kagoshima Prefecture. In 1883, when Miyazaki Prefecture was split from Kagoshima Prefecture, the district was formed when Morokata District was split between two prefectures. The area in Miyazaki ...

Minamisatsuma

Minamisatsuma is a city located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. It is on the western side of the Satsuma Peninsula. As of May 31, 2011, population data, the city has an estimated population of 39.012 with 18.711 households and a population densit ...

Miyanojō, Kagoshima

Miyanojō was a town in Satsuma District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 17.346 and the density of 118.85 persons per km². The total area was 145.95 km². On March 22, 2005, Miyanojō, along with the ...

Mizobe, Kagoshima

Mizobe was a town located in Aira District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 8.615 and a density of 135.67 persons per km². The total area was 63.50 km². The area to the west and east are mountainou ...

Nagashima, Kagoshima

On March 20, 2006 the town of Azuma, from Izumi District, was merged into Nagashima. As of April 2017, the town has an estimated population of 10.124 and a density of 87 persons per km². The total area is 116.13 km².

Naze, Kagoshima

Naze was a city located on Amami Ōshima in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on July 1, 1946. As of 2003, the city had an estimated population of 41.778 and the density of 327.31 persons per km². The total area was 127.64 km². On ...

Nejime, Kagoshima

Nejime was a town located in Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 6.758 and a density of 76.734 persons per km². The total area was 88.06 km². On March 31, 2005, Nejime, along with t ...

New Tanegashima Airport

New Tanegashima Airport, also known as Tanegashima Airport, is located in Nakatane, on Tanegashima, one of the Ōsumi Islands in southern Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The original Tanegashima Airport was opened on July 27, 1962 at a site approxima ...

Noda, Kagoshima

Noda was a town located in Izumi District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.913 and a density of 160.56 persons per km². The total area was 30.60 km². On March 13, 2006, Noda, along with the town ...

Ōnejime, Kagoshima

Ōnejime was a town located in Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 7.189 and a density of 84.24 persons per km². The total area was 85.34 km². On March 22, 2005, Ōnejime, along with ...

Ōsaki, Kagoshima

Ōsaki is a town located in Soo District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of April 2017, the town has an estimated population of 13.488. The total area is 130 km². Osaki is the birthplace of star baseball player Kosuke Fukudome.

Ōshima Subprefecture (Kagoshima)

Ōshima Subprefecture is a subprefecture of Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The subprefectural office is located in Amami. It includes the following municipalities on the Amami Islands: Ōshima Subprefecture Amami city on Amami Ōshima Tatsugō town on ...

Ōsumi Peninsula

The Ōsumi Peninsula projects south from the Japanese island of Kyūshū and includes the southernmost point on the island, Cape Sata. Its east coast lies on the Pacific Ocean, while to the west it faces the Satsuma Peninsula across Kagoshima Bay. P ...

Ōsumi Province

Ōsumi Province was an old province of Japan in the area that is today the eastern part of Kagoshima Prefecture. It was sometimes called Gūshū. Ōsumi bordered on Hyūga and Satsuma Provinces. Osumis ancient capital was near modern Kokubu. During th ...

Ōsumi, Kagoshima

Osumi was a town located in Soo District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. It is also known as Iwagawa. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 12.941 and the density of 88.89 persons per km². The total area was 145.58 km². On July 1, 200 ...

Sakurajima, Kagoshima

Sakurajima was a town located in Kagoshima District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4.504 and a density of 139.88 persons per km². The total area was 32.20 km². On November 1, 2004, Sakurajima, al ...

Sata, Kagoshima

Sata was a town located in Kimotsuki District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 3.480 and a density of 27.72 persons per km². The total area was 125.53 km². On March 31, 2005, Sata, along with the t ...

Sato, Kagoshima

Sato was a village located in Satsuma District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 1.445 and the density of 83.48 persons per km². The total area was 17.31 km². On October 12, 2004, Sato, along wit ...

Satsuma District, Kagoshima

Satsuma is a district located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of the March 22, 2005 merger the district consists of the single town of Satsuma.

Satsuma Peninsula

The Satsuma Peninsula is a peninsula which projects south from the southwest part of Kyūshū Island, Japan. To the west lies the East China Sea, while to the east it faces the Ōsumi Peninsula across Kagoshima Bay. Politically it belongs to Kagoshi ...

Satsuma, Kagoshima

Satsuma is a town in Satsuma District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The town was formed March 22, 2005 from the merger of the towns of Miyanojō, Tsuruda, and a former town with the English name of Satsuma 薩摩町, all from Satsuma District. As of ...

Shibushi, Kagoshima

Shibushi is a city located in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of February 1, 2013, the city has an estimated population of 33.724, with 15.850 households and a population density of 116.29 persons per km². The total area is 290.01 km². The modern ...

Shimokoshiki-jima

Shimokoshiki Island is the largest island in the Koshikijima Islands. Its coasts are washed by East China Sea. The islands highest peak is Mount Otake 604 m housing a long-range radar station of Japan Air Self-Defense Force at 31.694625°N 129.715 ...

Shimokoshiki, Kagoshima

Shimokoshiki was a village located in Satsuma District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 2.750 and the density of 47.72 persons per km². The total area was 57.63 km². On October 12, 2004, Shimoko ...

Mount Shiroyama (Kagoshima)

Mount Shiroyama is a mountain located in Kagoshima, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. The true height is 107m. The original name is Tsuru ga mine The mountain is famous as the site of the Battle of Shiroyama in 1877, at the end of the Satsuma rebellion.

Sueyoshi, Kagoshima

Sueyoshi was a town located in Soo District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 20.106 and the density of 155.75 persons per km². The total area was 129.09 km². On July 1, 2005, Sueyoshi, along with t ...

Sukomobanare Island

Sukomobanare Island is one of the islands of Amami Islands of Satsunan Islands, Japan, administratively belongs to Setouchi, Ōshima District, Kagoshima Prefecture. It is about 6.4 kilometers from south of Eniyabanare Island, and about 5.6 kilomet ...

Sumiyo, Kagoshima

Sumiyō was a village located on Amami Ōshima in Ōshima District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the village had an estimated population of 1.943 and the density of 16.44 persons per km². The total area was 118.16 km². On March 20, 2006, ...

Takaono, Kagoshima

Takaono was a town located in Izumi District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 13.965 and the density of 196.28 persons per km². The total area was 71.15 km². On March 13, 2006, Takaono, along with ...

Takarabe, Kagoshima

Takarabe was a town located in Soo District, Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan. As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 10.634 and the density of 91.89 persons per km². The total area was 115.72 km². On July 1, 2005, Takarabe, along with th ...