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Asakuchi

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Asakuchi (浅口市, Asakuchi-shi) is a city located in Okayama Prefecture, Japan.

Asakuchi

浅口市
Asakuchi city office
Asakuchi city office
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Location of Asakuchi in Okayama Prefecture
Location of Asakuchi in Okayama Prefecture
Asakuchi is located in Japan
Asakuchi
Asakuchi
 
Coordinates: 34°31′29″N 133°35′15″E / 34.52472°N 133.58750°E / 34.52472; 133.58750Coordinates: 34°31′29″N 133°35′15″E / 34.52472°N 133.58750°E / 34.52472; 133.58750
CountryJapan
RegionChūgoku
San'yō
PrefectureOkayama Prefecture
Government
 • MayorYasuhiko Kuriyama (since April 2010)
Area
 • Total66.46 km2 (25.66 sq mi)
Population
(February 28, 2017)
 • Total35,022
 • Density530/km2 (1,400/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)
Phone number0865-44-7000
Address3050 Rokujō-in Naka, Kamogata-machi, Asakuchi-shi, Okayama-ken
Postal719-0295

The modern city of Asakuchi was established on March 21, 2006, from the merger of the towns of Kamogata, Konkō and Yorishima (all from Asakuchi District).

As of February 28, 2017, the city has an estimated population of 35,022, with 14,058 households and a population density of 530 persons per km². The total area is 66.46 square kilometres (25.66 sq mi).

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