Location of Kamikitayama in Nara Prefecture
|• Total||274.05 km2 (105.81 sq mi)|
(October 1, 2016)
|• Density||1.8/km2 (4.6/sq mi)|
|• Tree||Zelkova serrata (Japanese elm)|
|• Flower||Lilium auratum (mountain lily)|
|• Bird||Lesser cuckoo (Cuculus poliocephalus)|
|Time zone||UTC+9 (JST)|
|City hall address||330 Kawai, Kamikitayama-mura, Nara-ken|
As of October 1, 2016, the village has an estimated population of 486. The total area is 274.05 km2.
The village has an aging population. Between 2002 and 2007 the population declined by 15.6%. This trend has continued.
As of 2012 the two schools have a combined student population of 27. Even with such a small student body, in 2009 the village began employing an ALT(Assistant Language Teacher) of English from the JET Programme to live and work in village.
- Yoshino-Kumano National Park
- Mount Ōdaigahara
- Sakamoto Dam
- Higashinokawa Post Office