Katsuragi, Wakayama


Location of Katsuragi in Wakayama Prefecture

Location in Japan

Coordinates: 34°18′N 135°30′E / 34.300°N 135.500°E / 34.300; 135.500Coordinates: 34°18′N 135°30′E / 34.300°N 135.500°E / 34.300; 135.500
Country Japan
Region Kansai
Prefecture Wakayama Prefecture
District Ito
  Total 151.73 km2 (58.58 sq mi)
Population (September 30, 2010)
  Total 18,948
  Density 120/km2 (320/sq mi)
Time zone Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)
Website www.town.katsuragi.wakayama.jp

Katsuragi (かつらぎ町 Katsuragi-chō) is a town located in Ito District, Wakayama Prefecture, Japan.

As of September 30, 2010, the town has an estimated population of 18,948 and a density of 124.88 persons per km². The total area is 151.73 km².

On October 1, 2005 the village of Hanazono, from Ito District, was merged into Katsuragi.

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