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Kawabe, Gifu

Flag of Kawabe
Location of Kawabe in Gifu Prefecture
Location of Kawabe in Gifu Prefecture
Kawabe is located in Japan
Location in Japan
Country Japan
Region Chūbu
Prefecture Gifu Prefecture
District Kamo
 • Mayor Mitsuhiro Satō
 • Total 41.18 km2 (15.90 sq mi)
Population (July 2011[1])
 • Total 10,529
 • Density 260/km2 (660/sq mi)
 • Flower Satsuki azalea
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City Hall Address Nakakawabe 1518-4, Kawabe-chō, Kamo-gun, Gifu-ken
Phone number 0574-53-2511
Website Town of Kawabe

Kawabe (川辺町 Kawabe-chō) is a town located in Kamo District, Gifu Prefecture, Japan. It is well known for the lake at Kawabe Dam along the Hida River. The town was founded in 1897.[2]


  • Transportation 1
    • Railroad 1.1
  • Notes 2
  • External links 3




  1. ^ 岐阜県の人口・世帯数人口動態統計調査結果. Gifu prefectural website (in Japanese). Gifu Prefecture. Retrieved September 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ 川辺町の沿革. Kawabe official website (in Japanese). Retrieved August 11, 2011. 

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  • Kawabe official website (Japanese)

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