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Update day: April 25, 2017

Summary of Nasu-Shiobara-shi

1.Position, geographical features, industry of Nasu-Shiobara-shi

Nasu-Shiobara-shi is located in the northern part of Tochigi of 150 kilometers from metropolitan area. Spa-rich Shiobara Onsenkyo and Itamuro Onsen that half belonged to Nasu volcanic zone of the area of the city, famous place of sightseeing that did Shiobara valley and marsh tsu Hara moor showing Aya seasonally along Houkigawa River with representative including Sandogoya Onsen and the mountaineering club rich naturally where it is occupy.

In alluvial fan of remaining slow slant that the Naka River, the south side were half sandwiched between Houkigawa River in the north side, city area is formed along Nasushiobara, Kuroiso of JR Tohoku Shinkansen and Utsunomiya Line, around each station of Nishinasuno and National highway No. 4 and National highway No. 400.

In addition, dairy farming is prosperous, too, and rough turnout of fresh milk is proud of the Honshu first place (the national fourth place).


It is more than 200 meters above sea level and is climate that is plateau-related coolness. The summer has much precipitation, and there is few in winter and is 1,500-2,000 millimeter in the year. There is the snow in the mountains in the winter season, and remaining snow is seen in the end of April.

3.Access of traffic

By train (as for) the time required

  • JR Utsunomiya Line Nishi-Nasuno Station (from Ueno Station approximately 142 minutes), Nasu-Shiobara Station (from Ueno Station approximately 147 minutes) or Kuroiso Station (from Ueno Station approximately 152 minutes) getting off
  • Getting off at Tohoku Shinkansen Nasu-Shiobara Station (from Tokyo Station for approximately 72 minutes from Sendai Station approximately 80 minutes)

By car (as for) the time required

  • Northeastern traversing Expressway Nishinasuno Shiobara IC (from Kawaguchi JCT from approximately one hour 44 minutes (note), Fukushima Airport IC approximately 46 minutes), Kuroiso board room IC (from Kawaguchi JCT from approximately one hour 49 minutes (note), Fukushima Airport IC approximately 41 minutes) or Nasu IC (from Kawaguchi JCT from approximately one hour 54 minutes (note), Fukushima Airport IC approximately 36 minutes)

(note) the approximate time required when ran at 80 kilometers per an hour

Illustration of traffic access

4.Basic data

Population (as of April 1, 2017)

116,510 people in total, man 57,888, woman 58,622

The number of the households

46,236 households


592.74 square kilometers

Population density (as of April 1, 2017)

196.56 people per 1 square kilometer

(note) is value that fell below population at area.

Position of Nasu-Shiobara-shi government office

  • Address: 108-2, Kyokonsha, Nasushiobara-shi
  • East longitude: 140°2'57"
  • North latitude: 36°57'27"
  • Altitude: 294.37 meters

Position of Nishinasuno branch

  • Address: 2-3, Atagocho, Nasushiobara-shi
  • East longitude: 139°59'15"
  • North latitude: 36°52'50"
  • Altitude: 243.90 meters

Position of Shiobara branch

  • Address: 1-2, Nakashiobara, Nasushiobara-shi
  • East longitude: 139°48'34"
  • North latitude: 36°58'39"
  • Altitude: 554.02 meters


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Phone number 0287-62-7109

Fax number: 0287-62-7220

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