Namegata District, Ibaraki

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Namegata (行方郡, Namegata-gun) was a district located in Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan.

As of 2003, the district has an estimated population of 40,930 and a density of 246.08 persons per km2. The total area is 166.33 km2.

District timeline[edit]

  • April 1, 2001 - The town of Itako absorbed the town of Ushibori to create the city of Itako.
  • September 2, 2005 - The towns of Asō, Kitaura and Tamatsukuri were merged to create the city of Namegata. Therefore, Namegata District was dissolved as a result of this merger.[1]


  1. ^ 茨城県. "いばらきの市町村合併". 茨城県 (in Japanese). Retrieved 2024-02-09.