|• Mayor||Toshinori Sasaki (since April 2006)|
|• Total||616.40 km2 (237.99 sq mi)|
(October 1, 2017)
|• Density||53/km2 (140/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+09:00 (JST)|
The modern city of Nantan was established on January 1, 2006, from the merger of the towns of Hiyoshi, Sonobe and Yagi (all from Funai District), and the town of Miyama (from Kitakuwada District). The name of Nantan stands for "southern Tanba".
Famous people from NantanEdit
- "Sister cities, towns and villages of Kyoto Prefecture". Kyoto Prefecture Website. Retrieved 5 February 2015.
- Media related to Nantan, Kyoto at Wikimedia Commons
- Nantan City official website (in Japanese) (some English)