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Gifu Prefecture, Minokamo City, Kani City Strengthen infection control measures for foreign residents Disseminate infection cases via SNS

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Governor Hajime Furuta, who met with Mayor Shigeki Tomita of Kani City and Mayor Seiichi Ito of Minokamo City, said, "I've been here, but the way it is communicated to foreign residents is still insufficient.

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Governor Hajime Furuta


Minokamo(Minokamo)GifuLocated in the south ofCity.


Nobi Plain Hida, Located in contact with the mountains of Oku Mino. The northern part (north of Ibuka-cho) has farmland in the valley of the mountains, and the central part (Hachiya-cho / Yamanoue-cho) is a gentle plateau where pears, persimmons and other orchards are formed.Yamazaki MazakIndustrial parks such as are prosperous. The southern part (generally south of Moriyama Town) is a fertile lowland.Nobi PlainNortheastKiso RiverRiver terracePaddy fields and uplands spread out to belong to the group and surround the city. The climate belongs to a region where it does not snow much in Gifu Prefecture.


  • Hakusan
  • Mt. Magushi
  • Mount Fuji
  • Takagi
  • Gotenyama



  • Temperature-up to 39.7 °C (2018(30)May 7), minimum -8.9℃ (1986(61)May 3)
  • Maximum precipitation-305 mm (1992(4)May 8)
  • Maximum instantaneous wind speed-25.7 m (2012(24)May 4)
  • Maximum number of summer days-150 days (2013(25))
  • Maximum number of summer days-86 days (2013(25))
  • Most hot days-29 days (2010(22))
  • Maximum number of tropical nights-30 days (2010(22))
  • Maximum number of winter days-100 days (1981(Showa 56))
Minokamo climate
Highest temperature record ° C (° F)16.6
Average maximum temperature ° C (° F)8.0
Average minimum temperature ° C (° F)−1.8
Minimum temperature record ° C (° F)−8.7
Precipitation amount mm (inch)57.8
Average days of precipitation (≥1.0 mm)8.07.710.110.611.312.713.
Average monthlyDaylight hours142.9157.3187.7192.8184.1143.0158.0198.9156.0157.5142.3145.81,966.3
Source:Japanese Meteorological Agency

Adjacent municipalities

It is relatively close from the city border to the border with Aichi Prefecture, but it is not adjacent to Aichi Prefecture (Inuyama City).

Region to which you belong


Minokamo City and Population Distribution by Age in Japan (2005)Minokamo-shi Population Distribution by Age and Gender (2005)
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Changes in the population of Minokamo city (equivalent area)
Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationsStatistics Bureau CensusThan




  • September 1954, 29 (Showa 4)- Ota Town-Furui Town-Yamanoue Village-Hachiya Village-Kamo Nomura-Ibuka-Shimoyone Tamura,as well asSanwa Village-Wachi VillageMinokamo City was born by merging a part of the above (the rest of Sanwa Village was transferred to Kawabe Town).The city name isMino countryKamo-gunDue to[1].
  • 1962 (Showa 37) October 10-City song is established.
  • March 1966, 41 (Showa 3)-National Railways Mino Ota Railway Station (currentlyMinoota rolling stock ward) Is completed in the city.
  • 1966 (Showa 41) May 5-Completed "Line Park" on the banks of the Kiso River.
  • 1968 (Showa 43) October 10-The first limited express "Hida" runs on the Takayama Main Line.
  • 1969 (Showa 44) April 4-The completion ceremony of Nakano Ohashi is held.
  • 1973 (Showa 48) March 3-Opening ceremony of private Minokamo high school is held.
  • December 1975, 50 (Showa 12)-Nano Bypass (Shitamachi-Wakamiya) opened.
  • 1976 (Showa 51) September 9-Kawai Ohashi is completed. Along with this, the Kawai no Watari, which had been operating since the Edo period, was abolished in October.
  • 1979 (Showa 54) May 5-The municipal library is completed in Otahonmachi.
  • 1980 (Showa 55) May 5-Kamo Fire Service Office Union Fire Department Headquarters-Completion of a joint fire station in Kamogawa Town.
  • 1981 (Showa 56) February 2-Minokamo post office new office building is completed.
  • 1981 (Showa 56) November 11-Sony Minokamo factory completed.
  • 1983 (Showa 58) March 3-Minokamo Central Public Hall and Minokamo Health Center will be completed with the Kamo Holiday Emergency Clinic.
  • 1983 (Showa 58) September 9-Flooded Kiso River by heavy rain brought by typhoon No. 28. Inundation damage occurred mainly in Ota Town. (10/XNUMX heavy rain disaster)
  • 1983 (Showa 58) November 11-The opening ceremony of Shinotabashi will be held.
  • 1986 (Showa 61) December 12-Abolition of JNR Ominami Line, Nagara River Railway will start operation.
  • 1988 (63) August 8-City Hotel Minokamo opened.


  • 1990 (Heisei 2) April 4-Completed city hall branch office. Combined use started.
  • 1991 (Heisei 3) September 9-"Sun Sports Land" opens in Yamanoue Town.
  • April 1995, 4-Minokamo Health Forest opens.
  • 1996 (Heisei 8) July 7-Minokamo City East Library opened in Hongo Town.
  • 1998 (Heisei 10) March 3-National Route 26 Nano bypass three-dimensional completed.
  • 1998 (Heisei 10) March 3-Minotata station Hashigami station building, north-south free passage is completed.
  • October 2000, 12 ⁻Minokamo Cultural Forest opens.
  • 2000 (Heisei 12) October 10-Start of bus service.
  • September 2003, 15- Kamo-gun6 towns and 1 village (Slope town-Fuka Town-Kawabe Town-Nanada Town-Yaotsu Town-Shirakawa-Higashishirakawa Village) Together with the "Minokamo City/Kamogun Municipal Merger Council". Minokamo City and Kamo County have been living in the same area for a long time,Transfer mergerI had a plan to do it. However, as a result of a referendum on the pros and cons of the merger held in 2004, the council was dissolved and the merger plan disappeared due to the majority of Minokamo city's opponents.
  • 2005 (17) March 3-Tokai Circular Expressway is opened. At the same time, the Minokamo interchange and the Minokamo service area will open.
  • June 2018, 30 (Heisei 6) ⁻ Due to the water quality deterioration of the Hida River due to heavy rain, operation of the prefectural Yamanoue water purification plant was stopped. In addition, the intake of water at the Moriyama Water Purification Plant was also stopped, and water was cut off at Shimoyoneda, Ota, and Furui areas.

Foreign town

From the late 1990sJapanese BraziliansBeginning withFilipinos in JapanThe number of foreign residents increased, mainly in the Furui district, and the number exceeded 2000% of the city's population in the latter half of the 1s. In recent years, the number of Chinese living in Japan is increasing. The ratio of foreigners to the population as of June 2014, 6 is approximately 1%.[2].

Ogaki,Kani CityAnd 26 municipalities outside the prefectureForeign residents' city meetingParticipated in and served as the chair city for two years from 2007. In fiscal 2, the “Minokamo Declaration” was adopted, which promotes efforts toward the realization of a multicultural society. What is a foreign residents' city meeting?ShizuokaHamamatsu cityMainly in JapanForeignerIn a town where many liveMunicipalities,International AssociationIt is an organization established for the purpose of local governments and international exchanges of cities where many foreign residents live.

Successive mayors

代NameInauguration dateRetirement dateRemarks
First-3Eiichi Watanabe1954/4/251963/10/28
4-7Kishito Hachiro1963/12/151977/8/2
8-9Saburo Takahashi1977/9/111985/9/10
10-11Hiroman Watanabe1985/9/111993/9/10
12-14Yoshiki Kawai1993/9/112005/9/10
15-16Naoyuki Watanabe2005/9/112013/5/9Resigned due to health reasons
17Hiroto Fujii2013/6/22016/12/19Resignation
Duty agent2016/12/202017/1/29Deputy Mayor Seiichi Ito
18Hiroto Fujii[3][4]2017/1/292017/6/1Reelection. Remaining term according to regulations
Duty agent2017/12/152018/1/12Deputy Mayor Seiichi Ito
2018/1/132018/1/28Hiroshi Sako, General Manager of Corporate Planning Department
20Seiichi Ito[6]2018/1/28



  • Seiichi Ito (1st term)
  • Term: April 2022, 1


  • Number of people: 16 people
  • Term: April 2022, 10
  • Chair: Hidenori Makita (Yui no Kai)
  • Vice-chairman: Yoshimasa Watanabe (Yui no Kai)
Parliamentary nameNumber of seatsRepresentative name (◎ is representative)
Yui no Kai10Tokuo Nagata, Tomoko Taguchi, Fumiyoshi Sakai, Nobuyuki Sakou, Takao Watanabe, Hidenori Makita, Yoshimasa Watanabe, Miyoshi Katagiri, Yumiko Mori, Sakae Yamada
Wide2Atsushi Takai, Masaki Murase
Japan Communist PartyCity council1Takashi Maeda
City councilKomeito1Fumitoshi Kanai
Shinseikai1Atsuo Mori
New wind1Koichi Tsuge



Until the middle of the Showa era, rice cultivation and mulberry cultivation for sericulture were popular.River terraceBecause of the terrain formed by the groundwater, groundwater can be obtained as spring water at low altitude land near the river, but it is gentle.plateauThe central part of the city was a severe area for fields, both as soil and water. By water use measures, land improvement, and fruit cultivation that suits the soil since the Taisho erapear,persimmonEtc. are being produced. To city special productDojo Hachiya PersimmonThere is.


In 1955 (Showa 30), Gifu Prefecture selected and introduced Minokamo City as a suitable factory site, which encouraged the attraction of the factory to Minokamo City, and the manufacturing industry flourished in 1960. In 35 (Showa 1962), all the regulations for attracting Minokamo-shi factories were revised, and the plant was invited under the application of the Low Development Zone Industrial Promotion Law in September 37 (Showa 9). Was started, but the operation was started.

Advantageous in industrial water levelHida RiverOn the west bank, especially for the textile industry,Gunze Co., Ltd.Had a factory in the area adjacent to Higashi Junior High School across the Hida River and the national highway. With the transition of the textile industry, this Gunze factory siteSony EMCSSold to the 1980s and 2000s video cameras and mobile phones,PlayStation 2After operating as a manufacturing base ofSenshukaiIt is an affiliated distribution center.

National railwayOminami LineAlong the way, in 1975, along with the development of the TV industry in the Kamono area.Hitachi, Ltd.System Hitachi Hitachi Tech (currently:McSelf Frontier) Established a factory.Nagara RailwayEven afterNational Highway 248At the same time, we are utilizing the benefits of logistics.

In addition, the industrialization of the central plateau area, which has poor water quality, is progressing. The semiconductor industry flourished in the 1980s, following the establishment of the Hachiya Industrial Park in 1983 (Showa 58), and the following yearFujitsu VLSIMemory chip factory has advanced. With the start of the sale of the Chubu Plateau Industrial Zone in 2000, manufacturing bases for various industries have been established.

Large scale centered on Hachiya TownLand readjustment projectWas promoted, and public spaces such as streets, residential areas, parks, and industrial parks were created. This allowsMitsukan GroupFactory of various companies including[7].

  • Chubu Plateau Land Readjustment Project (completed in March 20)-Minokamo Chubu Plateau
  • Nakahachiya land readjustment project (completed in October 27)-Hydrangea hill

Major companies


A shopping district spreads out in front of the south exit of Minoota Station, and once used to be a lively center of commerce, it is no longer active due to the effects of motorization. On the other hand, within 1km north of Minotata StationNeighborhood Shopping Center(NSC) has been actively developed, and large-scale stores have expanded one after another, becoming the commercial center of the city.

Main commercial facilities


Financial institutions with branches in the city

Sister cities/partner cities


University/Junior college

Vocational school

high school

Junior high school

primary school

Other schools and educational facilities

Designated driving school


Public facility

City Hall / Liaison Office

  • Minokamo City Hall
  • Furui Liaison Office
  • Yamanoue Liaison Office
  • Hachiya Liaison Office
  • Kamono Liaison Office
  • Ibuka Liaison Office
  • Sanwa Liaison Office
  • Shimoyoneda Liaison Office

Police station

Fire department

Cultural facility

Physical education facility


  • Minokamo City Library
    • Minokamo City Central Library
    • Minokamo City East Library
    • Minokamo City Library North Part Room


  • Maebira Park
  • Otemachi Park
  • Kisogawa Ryokuchi Line Park
  • Fossil forest park
  • Nakanoshima Park
  • Chubudai Park
  • Furui neighborhood park

Medical institution

Social welfare corporation



The representative station of Minokamo city isMinooota StationAnd all three routes through the city are in service.

Tokai passenger railway(JR Tokai)
Takayama Main Line:- Minooota Station - Furui Station
Taita Line : Minooota Station - Minokawaai Station
Nagara Railway
Ominami Line : Minooota Station - Maebira Koen Station - Kamono Station
  • Other,Fuka StationWest side from (Fuka Town)Seki Tomioka StationPerson) It passes through the city even in the section of about 450m.
    To get to and from Nagoya, the JR Takayama Line changes at Unuma Station (Kakamigahara City), so you often use the Meitetsu Shin-Unuma Station (the first station of the limited express / express train on the Inuyama Line).


General route bus

Express Bus

Community bus

  • Love bus(Minokamo City(Shinota taxiConsignment))
    • Machinagagurutto line
    • 3 Park connecting line
    • Amachi Forest/Shoyou Line
    • Peeling tree, Sokichi line
    • Fruit Yamanoue Line
    • Fruit Hachiya Line
    • Satoyama line
    • Firefly line
    • Furui Station-Kanigawa Station Line



General national road

General prefectural road

Famous places, historic sites, sightseeing spots, festivals, special events

Historic site

Nearby Tourist Spots


Festivals and events

  • Summer Team (8st Saturday of August)
  • On Festival MINOKAMO Autumn Team Nakasendo Festival (October)
  • (May)

local specialty


Community FM

Cable TV

NPO organization

  • Asian Friends Association
  • Minokamo Kayukai
  • Minokamo Farmers Club

Christian church



  • On April 2020, 4, the city sentenced female assistant managers in their 3s to disciplinary action for a month of suspension. According to the city's announcement, in fiscal 40, when he was in the Industrial Promotion Department, he traveled abroad and posted a video on SNS even though he was on leave due to illness. The assistant section manager reportedly made a false report that it was not true. The city has determined that it has fallen into trust[9].

Native celebrity


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