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Kamijima, Ehime

Kamijima
上島町
Town
Flag of Kamijima
Flag
Location of Kamijima in Ehime Prefecture
Location of Kamijima in Ehime Prefecture
Kamijima is located in Japan
Kamijima
Kamijima
Location in Japan
Coordinates:
Country Japan
Region Shikoku
Prefecture Ehime Prefecture
District Ochi
Area
 • Total 30.38 km2 (11.73 sq mi)
Population (March 31, 2006)
 • Total 8,116
 • Density 267.15/km2 (691.9/sq mi)
Symbols
 • Tree Quercus phillyraeoides (姥目樫 Ubamegashi)
 • Flower Sakura ()
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City Hall Address 210 Shimoyuge, Yuge, Kamijima-chō, Ochi-gun, Ehime-ken
794-2592
Phone number (0897) 77-2500
Website Town of Kamijima

Kamijima (上島町 Kamijima-chō) is a town located in Ochi District, Ehime Prefecture, Japan.

On October 1, 2004 the town was formed from the merger of the following towns and villages: Ikina, Iwagi, Uoshima, and Yuge. The name Kamijima literally means "upper island"; the town consists of a number of islands in the Seto Inland Sea.

As of March 31, 2006, the town has an estimated population of 8,116 and a density of 267.15 persons per km². The total area is 30.38 km².

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Kamijima official website (Japanese)


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