Nishimera (西米良村, Nishimera-son) is a village located in Koyu District, Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan.

Nishimera

西米良村
Village
Nishimera Village
Nishimera Village
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Official seal of Nishimera
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Location of Nishimera in Miyazaki Prefecture
Location of Nishimera in Miyazaki Prefecture
Nishimera is located in Japan
Nishimera
Nishimera
Location in Japan
Coordinates: 32°14′2″N 131°9′24″E / 32.23389°N 131.15667°E / 32.23389; 131.15667Coordinates: 32°14′2″N 131°9′24″E / 32.23389°N 131.15667°E / 32.23389; 131.15667
CountryJapan
RegionKyushu
PrefectureMiyazaki Prefecture
DistrictKoyu
Area
 • Total271.56 km2 (104.85 sq mi)
Population
 (March 31, 2017)
 • Total1,167
 • Density4.3/km2 (11/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+9 (JST)
Websitewww.nishimera.jp

As of 31 March 2017, the village has an estimated population of 1,167[1] and the density of 4.3 persons per km². The total area is 271.56 km².

Nishimera is made up of the hamlets of Murasho, Ogawa, Koshino, Yokono, Takehara, Kanmera, and Itaya.

The main hamlet of Nishimera is called Murasho, has a population of 639 and has one traffic light. However such isolation is balanced by the mountains which surround the village and the river which runs through it.[original research?]

Twin towns – sister citiesEdit

Nishimera is twinned with:

TransportationEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Population of Nishimera Village" (in Japanese). Japan: Nishimera Village. Retrieved 28 April 2017.

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