Tawaramoto, Nara

Tawaramoto (田原本町, Tawaramoto-chō) is a town located in Shiki District, Nara Prefecture, Japan. As of March 31, 2017, the town has an estimated population of 32,241.[1] The total area is 21.09 km².[2] It has many temples and shrines including Jinrakuji.

Tawaramoto

田原本町
Town
Tawaramoto Town Office
Tawaramoto Town Office
Flag of Tawaramoto
Flag
Official seal of Tawaramoto
Chapter
Location of Tawaramoto in Nara Prefecture
Tawaramoto in Nara Prefecture Ja.svg
Tawaramoto is located in Japan
Tawaramoto
Tawaramoto
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 34°33′N 135°48′E / 34.550°N 135.800°E / 34.550; 135.800Coordinates: 34°33′N 135°48′E / 34.550°N 135.800°E / 34.550; 135.800
CountryJapan
RegionKansai
PrefectureNara Prefecture
DistrictShiki
Area
 • Total21.09 km2 (8.14 sq mi)
Population
 (March 31, 2017)
 • Total32,241
 • Density1,500/km2 (4,000/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+09:00 (JST)
City hall address890-1 Tawarmoto-chō, Nara-ken
636-0392
Websitewww.town.tawaramoto.nara.jp
Symbols
FlowerNarcissus
TreeQuercus Gilva

GeographyEdit

Located in the center of the Nara Basin, the majority of the land is flat. The Yamato River flows through the eastern portion of the town.

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EducationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Tawaramoto Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Tawaramoto Town. Retrieved 23 April 2017.
  2. ^ "Nature of Tawaramoto Town" (in Japanese). Japan: Tawaramoto Town. Retrieved 23 April 2017.

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