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Tōmi

Tōmi
東御市
City
Flag of Tōmi
Flag
Location of Tōmi in Nagano Prefecture
Location of Tōmi in Nagano Prefecture
Tōmi is located in Japan
Tōmi
Location in Japan
Coordinates:
Country Japan
Region Chūbu (Kōshin'etsu)
Prefecture Nagano Prefecture
Area
 • Total 112.30 km2 (43.36 sq mi)
Population (December 1, 2005)
 • Total 32,185
 • Density 287.00/km2 (743.3/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
City Hall Address 281-2 Agata, Tōmi-shi, Nagano-ken
389-0592
Phone number 0268-62-1111
Website City of Tōmi

Tōmi (東御市 Tōmi-shi) is a city located in Nagano Prefecture, Japan.

As of December 1, 2005, the city has an estimated population of 32,185 and a population density of 287 persons per km². The total area is 112.30 km².

The modern city of Tōmi was established on April 1, 2004, from the merger of the village of Kitamimaki (from Kitasaku District), and the town of Tōbu (from Chiisagata District).

Contents

  • Demographics 1
    • 2010 census 1.1
  • Notable people 2
  • Education 3
  • Climate 4
  • Sister city 5
  • References 6
  • External links 7

Demographics

2010 census

As the census of 2010, there were 30,703 people and 10,801 households.

There were 10,801 households of which 39.4% had children living with them.

Notable people

Education

There is a high school (Tomi Seisho), two junior high schools (Tobu and Kitamimaki), and five elementary schools (Tanaka, Netsu, Kano, Shigeno, Kitamimaki). As of 2015 there are no private schools.

Previously the city had a Brazilian school, Colégio Pitágoras-Brasil.[1] It moved to Minowa and changed its name to Nagano Nippaku Gakuen.[2]

Climate

Climate data for Tōmi(1981-2010)
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 2.4
(36.3)
3.0
(37.4)
7.4
(45.3)
14.6
(58.3)
19.6
(67.3)
22.6
(72.7)
26.1
(79)
27.5
(81.5)
22.8
(73)
16.8
(62.2)
11.4
(52.5)
5.7
(42.3)
15.0
(59)
Average low °C (°F) −7.4
(18.7)
−7.3
(18.9)
−3.9
(25)
1.9
(35.4)
7.3
(45.1)
12.4
(54.3)
16.6
(61.9)
17.4
(63.3)
13.3
(55.9)
6.2
(43.2)
0.5
(32.9)
−4.4
(24.1)
4.4
(39.9)
Average precipitation mm (inches) 27.7
(1.091)
35.2
(1.386)
59.3
(2.335)
60.2
(2.37)
89.5
(3.524)
121.3
(4.776)
149.7
(5.894)
114.8
(4.52)
159.0
(6.26)
93.1
(3.665)
44.5
(1.752)
25.4
(1)
979.6
(38.567)
Source: 気象庁[3]

Sister city

Tomi has one sister city,[4] as designated by Sister Cities International:

References

  1. ^ "Escolas Brasileiras Homologadas no Japão" (Archive). Embassy of Brazil in Tokyo. February 7, 2008. Retrieved on October 13, 2015.
  2. ^ "Escolas Brasileiras Homologadas no Japão" (Archive). Embassy of Brazil in Tokyo. Retrieved on October 13, 2015. "2. Nagano Nippaku Gakuen (antigo Colégio Pitágoras)(Minowa) Obs: Em processo de homologação, devido à alteração do nome e do mantenedor"
  3. ^ "東御 1981-2010年". 気象庁. Retrieved 2011-10-18. 
  4. ^ http://www.sister-cities.org/icrc/directory/usa/OR

External links

Media related to at Wikimedia Commons

  • Tōmi Cty official website (Japanese)
  • An outline of Tomi City (English)


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