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Ando, Nara

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Country  Japan
Website  www.town.ando.nara.jp
Local time  Thursday 4:23 PM
Region  Kansai region
Prefecture  Nara Prefecture
Area  4.33 km²
District  Ikoma District, Nara
Flower  Pink
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Time zone  Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City hall address  958 Higashi-ando, Ando-chō, Ikoma-gun, Nara-ken 639-1095
Weather  10°C, Wind SW at 6 km/h, 71% Humidity

Ando (安堵町, Ando-chō) is a town located in Ikoma District, Nara Prefecture, Japan.


Map of Ando, Ikoma District, Nara Prefecture, Japan

As of October 1, 2007, the town has an estimated population of 7,595 and 3,420 households. The density is 1870 persons per km², and the total area is 4.33 km².


Located in the northwestern portion of Nara Prefecture, it is a relatively small town situated close to the center of the Nara Basin. The Tomio River and Yamato River flow through Ando.


  • 1889 - Five villages are merged in Heguri District, creating Ando village.
  • 1896 - Heguri District is united by Soejimo District, creating Ikoma District.
  • 1986 - Ando village is renamed Ando town.
  • Education

  • Primary Schools
  • Ando Elementary School
  • Junior High Schools
  • Ando Junior High School
  • Places of note

  • Ando Cultural Museum
  • Tomimoto Kenichi Memorial Museum
  • Nakake House
  • Rail

    West Japan Railway Company's Kansai Main Line (Yamatoji Line) passes through Ando. However, no stations are found in the town.


  • Expressways
  • Nishi-Meihan Expressway
  • References

    Ando, Nara Wikipedia

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