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Ogawa (小川町, Ogawa-machi) is a town in Saitama Prefecture, Japan. As of 1 February 2016[update], the town had an estimated population of 30,972, and a population density of 513 persons per km². Its total area is 60.36 km².
Ogawa town office
Location of Ogawa in Saitama Prefecture
|• Total||60.36 km2 (23.31 sq mi)|
|• Density||513/km2 (1,330/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+9 (Japan Standard Time)|
|- Tree||Zelkova serrata|
|- Flower||Adonis ramosa|
|- Bird||Japanese white-eye|
|Address||55 Otsuka, Ogawa-machi, Hiki-gun, Saitama-ken 355-0392|
Ogawa is located in central Saitama Prefecture.
The village of Ogawa was created within Hiki District, Saitama with the establishment of the municipalities system on April 1, 1889. Ogawa annexed the neighboring villages of Okawa, Takezawa and Yawata on February 1, 1955. Tokigawa and Tamagawa merged to form the town of Tokigawa.
Ogawa has six elementary schools, three junior high schools, and one high school.
- JR East - Hachikō Line
- Tobu Railway – Tobu Tojo Line
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