Yamagata, Gifu


Yamagata, Gifu
Yamagata
山県市
—  City  —
Location of Yamagata in Gifu
Yamagata is located in Japan
Yamagata
 
Coordinates: 35°30′N 136°47′E / 35.5°N 136.783°E / 35.5; 136.783Coordinates: 35°30′N 136°47′E / 35.5°N 136.783°E / 35.5; 136.783
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Gifu
Government
 – Mayor Hiromasa Hayashi[1]
Area
 – Total 222.04 km2 (85.7 sq mi)
Population (July 2011[2])
 – Total 29,215
 – Density 131.6/km2 (340.8/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City symbols
- Tree Chestnut
- Flower Chinese bellflower
Phone number 0581-22-2111
Address 1000-1 Takagi, Yamagata-shi, Gifu-ken
501-2192
Website City of Yamagata

Yamagata (山県市 Yamagata-shi?) is a city located in Gifu, Japan.

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History

The city was established on April 1, 2003, by merger of the towns of Miyama and Takatomi, and the village of Ijira, all from Yamagata District.

Educational institutions

  • Yamagata High School

References

External links

Media related to Yamagata, Gifu at Wikimedia Commons