Location of Yasu in Shiga Prefecture
Location in Japan
|Coordinates: 35°4′N 136°2′E / 35.067°N 136.033°ECoordinates: 35°4′N 136°2′E / 35.067°N 136.033°E|
|• Mayor||Yoshiaki Yamanaka|
|• Total||80.15 km2 (30.95 sq mi)|
|Population (August 1, 2011)|
|• Density||630/km2 (1,600/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|City hall address||
2100-1, Koshinohara, Yasu-shi, Shiga-ken|
The modern city of Yasu was established on October 1, 2004, from the merger of the former town of Yasu, absorbing the town of Chūzu (both from Yasu District). Therefore, Yasu District was dissolved as a result of this merger.
- Singer Takanori Nishikawa grew up in Yasu.
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- Media related to Yasu, Shiga at Wikimedia Commons
- Official Yasu City official website (Japanese)
- Yasu International Association