Ito District, Wakayama

Ito District (伊都郡, Ito-gun) is a district located in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan.

Location of Ito District in Wakayama Prefecture

As of September 1, 2008, the district has an estimated population of 28,171 and a density of 84.6 persons/km². The total area is 332.93 km².

Towns and villagesEdit


  • On October 1, 2005 the village of Hanazono merged into the town of Katsuragi. (4 towns)
  • On March 1, 2006 the town of Kōyaguchi merged with the old city of Hashimoto to form the new city of Hashimoto. (3 towns)

Coordinates: 34°12′50″N 135°33′25″E / 34.214°N 135.557°E / 34.214; 135.557