Kanita, Aomori

Kanita, Aomori

Former Municipality Japan
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Kanita, Aomori

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was a town located in Higashitsugaru District in northern Aomori Prefecture, Japan.

Kanita Town was located on the east coast of Tsugaru Peninsula bordering on Mutsu Bay. The area was part of Hirosaki Domain during the Edo period. After the Meiji Restoration, Kanita Village was created on April 1, 1889. It was elevated to town status on October 5, 1940. On March 28, 2005 it was merged with the neighboring villages of Tairadate and Minmaya to form the new town of Sotogahama, and thus no longer exists as an independent municipality.At the time of its merger, Kanita had an estimated population of 3,745 and a density of 32.17 persons per km². The total area was 116.39 km². The town’s economy was dominated by commercial fishing. Kanita was served by Route 260 highway, and by three stations on the Tsugaru Line of JR East.




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