is a town located in Itoshima District, Fukuoka, Japan.
As of 2003, the town has an estimated population
of 17,565 and a density
of 322.06 persons per km². The
total area is 54.54 km².
of municipalities will be implemented on January 1, 2010; the
Maebaru and the towns of Nijō and Shima will merge into the new City of Itoshima.
will cease to exist.
- " 都道府県別市町村変更情報：福岡." kokudo.or.jp. Retrieved on
November 22, 2008.