Aso in 2012
Location of Aso in Kumamoto Prefecture
|First official recorded||280 BC|
|City settled||February 11, 2005|
|• Mayor||Yoshioki Sato (since March 2005)|
|• Total||376.25 km2 (145.27 sq mi)|
(March 31, 2017)
|• Density||72/km2 (190/sq mi)|
|Time zone||UTC+09:00 (JST)|
|City hall address||Ichinomiya Miyaji 504-1, Aso City Kumamoto Prefecture (熊本県阿蘇市一の宮町宮地504番地１)|
|Website||Aso City official website (in Japanese)|
Places of interest
- Aso Geopark
- Aso Kujū National Park
- Aso Uchinomaki Spa
- Aso Akamizu Spa
- Sensuikyo
Fictional characters born in Aso
Misae Nohara (born in Aso, Kumamoto, née Koyama).
Tomohiko Amada (from Killing Commendatore by Haruki Murakami)
- "Official website of Aso City" (in Japanese). Japan: Aso City. Retrieved 30 April 2017.
- Okamura, Maya; Minagawa, Tomoko (2016). "Historical and Physical Evaluation of Floodplain Habitats in The River Channel of the Kikuchi River Archived 2017-12-01 at the Wayback Machine" (PDF). 11th International Symposium on Ecohydraulics (ISE 2016). Engineers Australia: 91–98. ISBN 9780734053398.
Media related to Aso, Kumamoto at Wikimedia Commons
- Aso City official website (in Japanese)