World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Kamijima, Ehime

Article Id: WHEBN0001495429
Reproduction Date:

Title: Kamijima, Ehime  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: I-Television, List of towns in Japan
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Kamijima, Ehime

Flag of Kamijima
Location of Kamijima in Ehime Prefecture
Location of Kamijima in Ehime Prefecture
Kamijima is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Country Japan
Region Shikoku
Prefecture Ehime Prefecture
District Ochi
 • Total 30.38 km2 (11.73 sq mi)
Population (March 31, 2006)
 • Total 8,116
 • Density 267.15/km2 (691.9/sq mi)
 • 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
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)

This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.