Chino, Nagano

Chino, Nagano

Chino (茅野市 Chino-shi) is a city in Nagano Prefecture, Japan. The city was founded on August 1, 1958.

As of February 1, 2012, the city has an estimated population of 56,082, with 21,904 households and a population density of 210.51 persons per km². The total area is 266.41 km².

Geography

Mountains

Lakes

Lake Shirakaba
  • Lake Shirakaba
  • Lake Tateshina

Adjacent municipalities

  • Suwa
  • Saku
  • Ina
  • Koumi
  • Minamimaki
  • Sakuho
  • Tateshina
  • Nagawa
  • Fujimi
  • Hara

Transport

Rail

Road

Education

Primary schools

  • Izumino Primary school
  • Kanazawa Primary school
  • Eimei Primary school
  • Miyagawa Primary school
  • Kitayama Primary school
  • Kohigashi Primary school
  • Tamagawa Primary school
  • Yonezawa Primary school
  • Toyohira Primary school

Junior high schools

  • Chino-Hokubu
  • Chino-Eimei
  • Chino-Nagamine
  • Chino-Tōbu

High schools

  • Nagano Prefecture Chino High