Ibuki, Shiga

Location of Ibuki

Ibuki (伊吹町 Ibuki-chō) was a town located in Sakata District, Shiga Prefecture, Japan. Mount Ibuki dominates the town.

As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 5,858 and a density of 53.66 persons per km². The total area was 109.17 km².

On February 14, 2005, Ibuki, along with the towns of Maihara and Santō (all from Sakata District), was merged to create the city of Maibara.

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