Tahara, Aichi

Tahara, Aichi

nihongo|Tahara|田原市|Tahara-shi is a city located in Aichi, Japan.

As of 2008, the city has an estimated population of 66,354 and the density of 405.01 persons per km². The total area is 188.58 km².

The city was founded on August 20, 2003 as a result of the town of Tahara absorbed the town of Akabane and then gained city status. On October 1, 2005 the Town of Atsumi merged into the City of Tahara.

Toyota Motor Corporation has a large automotive plant in Tahara which makes many Lexus-brand cars and some Toyota models. The Toyota Celica was maunfactured in Tahara from 1979 to 1999.

ister city

Tahara has one sister city, as designated by Sister Cities International:
*flagicon|United States Georgetown, Kentucky, USA

External links

* [http://www.city.tahara.aichi.jp/ Tahara official website] in Japanese (with link to English pages)
* [http://wgordon.web.wesleyan.edu/dolls/american/individual/tahara/index.htm American Friendship Doll at Tahara Chubu Elementary School]

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