Kumamoto is a prefecture found in the nation of Japan. Home to 1,859,451 people, it is the 22nd largest division in Japan in terms of population.
Kumamoto gained its current status as a prefecture in the year 1868. The government of Kumamoto is lead by Ikuo Kabashimaand is based in the prefecture capital of Kumamoto (Population: 680,423).
Kumamoto Prefecture - Quick Facts
|Year of Establishment||1868|
|Capital||Kumamoto (Population: 680,423)|
|Head of Government||Ikuo Kabashima|
|Total Area||6,908 sq km (2,667 sq miles)|
|Population Density||269.2 sq km (697.2 sq miles)|