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Nishimuro District, Wakayama

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Nishimuro District, Wakayama

Points of interest  Adventure World, Shirahama Beach, Sandanbeki Dokutsu Cave, Nanki‑Shirahama Onsen, Saki‑noyu Hot Spring

Nishimuro District (西牟婁郡, Nishimuro-gun) is a district located in Wakayama Prefecture, Japan.


Map of Nishimuro District, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan

As of September 1, 2008, the district has an estimated Population of 42,840 and a Density of 98.9 persons/km². The total area is 433.24 km².

Towns and villages

  • Kamitonda
  • Shirahama
  • Susami
  • Merger

  • On April 1, 2005 the town of Kushimoto merged with the town of Koza, from Higashimuro District, to form the new town of Kushimoto, now part of Higashimuro District.
  • On May 1, 2005 the town of Nakahechi, and the village of Ōtō merged into the city of Tanabe.
  • On March 1, 2006 the town of Hikigawa merged into the town of Shirahama.
  • References

    Nishimuro District, Wakayama Wikipedia