Higashi (東村, Higashi-son, Kunigami: Agaarijimaa, Okinawan: Agarijima) is a village located in Kunigami District, Okinawa Prefecture, Japan.

Higashi

東村
Agarijima
Village
Higashi Village Office
Higashi Village Office
Flag of Higashi
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Official seal of Higashi
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Location of Higashi in Okinawa Prefecture
Location of Higashi in Okinawa Prefecture
Higashi is located in Japan
Higashi
Higashi
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 26°38′0″N 128°9′25″E / 26.63333°N 128.15694°E / 26.63333; 128.15694Coordinates: 26°38′0″N 128°9′25″E / 26.63333°N 128.15694°E / 26.63333; 128.15694
CountryJapan
RegionKyushu
PrefectureOkinawa Prefecture
DistrictKunigami
Area
 • Total81.79 km2 (31.58 sq mi)
Population
 (October 1, 2016)
 • Total1,683
 • Density21/km2 (53/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)
Websitewww.vill.higashi.okinawa.jp

As of 2016, the village has an estimated population of 1,683 and a population density of 21 persons per km². The total area is 81.79 km².

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