Hioki, Kagoshima

city in Kagoshima Prefecture, Japan
Map of Kagoshima Prefecture showing Hioki

Hioki (日置市, Hioki-shi) is a Japanese city in Kagoshima Prefecture on the island of Honshu.[1]


The city was created in 2005 from the merger of the towns of Fukiage, Higashiichiki, Hiyoshi and Ijūin.

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  1. Alt, Matt et al. (2012). Frommer's Japan Day by Day, p. 351.
  2. Chan, Jade. "MoU signing formalises ties between MPSJ and Japanese city," The Star (Malaysia). 8 September 2012; retrieved 2013-2-26.

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