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📺 | Seishiro Kato takes the stage at the location interview for the regional drama "I fell in love with your footsteps" from Oita.


Seishiro Kato takes the stage at the location interview for the regional drama "I fell in love with your footsteps" from Oita.

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Hita City

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Hita City(Hitashi) isOitaLocated in the northwest ofCity.Fukuoka,KumamotoとPrefectural borderTo touch.


Although it belongs to Oita prefecture,Chikugo RiverHistorically in Fukuoka prefecture because it is in the water systemChikugo-ChikuzenStrong ties with local areas.In this areadialectIsHita dialect TheFukutsu dialectHas the characteristics of.Typical surrounded by mountainsbasinMany rivers flow into it to form a "water town". Hita BasinThe surrounding mountains are about 1,000 meters above sea level, oldMaetsu Village-Nakatsue Village-Kamitsue VillageIn some mountainous areas, there are areas where the altitude is about 1,200 meters.

Many rivers that flow into the Hida BasinMikuma River(Chikugo River).These riversEdo PeriodAt the end of the period, products such as timber harvested in the area around Hita will be sold in the lower reaches of the Chikugo River.Kurume,OkawaIt has become indispensable as a means of logistics for transporting to such cities.This Hidagawa ferry isYomei DamHas come to an end with the construction of.


Kyushu typePacific climate..Due to the basin, there is a large temperature difference between summer and winter, morning and evening.YearPrecipitation amountIs relatively large at 1,800 mm,rainy seasonMore than one-third of the annual rainfall is concentrated during the period.In the past, often at the end of the rainy seasonTorrential rainHas caused great damage.Because it is a basin, it is deep in the morning and evening from spring to autumn, which is locally called "bottom fog".(I.e.In the past, the number of foggy days has exceeded 100 days a year.

The warm season is one of the places in Japan where the maximum temperature tends to rise, and when it is covered with warm air from early spring to early summer.真 夏日,Extremely hot dayMay become.There are many hot days in summer, and it has the highest number of hot days in Japan, 45 days a year, and 22 consecutive hot days.OkayamaTakahashiNext to (both in 1994), it has the second highest record in Japan.[1]..It is not uncommon to record the highest domestic temperature of the day,Tropical nightThere are not many days.

On the other hand, in winter, the average temperature in January is 1 ° C, which is extremely cold for a city in Kyushu.Winter dayWill increase.Radiation coolingOn days when it worked wellBelow freezingIt can drop below 5 ° C, even in recent years2012/May 2-9.1 ° C is recorded.Relatively in Oita prefectureSnowfallIn areas with many areas, snow cover in urban areas of the basin is less than 2001 cm in many years according to records up to 10, but it was old on January 2003, 1.Yabakei TownIn the mountainous areas, it may reach 30 cm or more, such as the fact that 30 cm was observed by the commissioned observation at.

In the mountainous areas, the annual precipitation of 3,000 to 4,000 mm is observed at Tsubakigahana Amedas in the former Maetsue Village.Precipitation amountIs very large.that isCedar,Japanese cypressTo accelerate the growth offorestryWhile there are some parts that contribute to Hita as a region,LandslideIt is also a cause of natural disasters such as.

Once mannedMeteorological officeThere was,2001/Unmanned to the Hita Area Special Meteorological Observatory (Amedus), And items such as snow cover and thunder days are no longer observed.

  • Temperature-up to 39.9 °C (2018/(August 30, 8), minimum -13 ℃ (1945/(Showa 20) October 1)
  • Maximum precipitation-336.0 mm (2017/(29)May 7)
  • Maximum instantaneous wind speed-50.2 m (2004/(16)May 9)
  • Maximum number of summer days-173 days (2005/(17))
  • Maximum number of summer days-109 days (2005/(17))
  • Most hot days-45 days (1994/(6))
  • Maximum number of tropical nights-17 days (2018/(30))
  • Maximum number of winter days-106 days (1943/(Showa 18))
  • The earliest hot day-- 2013/May 5
Climate of Hita Special Area Meteorological Observatory (Sanbonmatsu, Hita City, altitude 83m)
Highest temperature record ° C (° F)21.5
Average maximum temperature ° C (° F)9.8
Average daily temperature ° C (° F)4.2
Average minimum temperature ° C (° F)−0.2
Minimum temperature record ° C (° F)−10.8
Precipitation amount mm (inch)64.6
Average days of precipitation (≥0.5 mm)10.310.411.910.810.214.414.011.910.
Average monthlyDaylight hours112.7126.0156.7177.1189.7127.1161.6189.3151.2163.8133.1115.31,811
Source:Japanese Meteorological Agency (Average value: 1991-2020, extreme value: 1942-present)[2][3]

Adjacent municipalities

Place name

32 at the beginning of the city system enforcementLarge printIt consisted of.

  • Kitamameda, Kuma (disappeared in 1968), Shode, Takeda, Mameda, Minami Mameda (above, old)Hita Town)
  • Twelve towns, Tomoda, Watari (above, former Mitsuoka village)
  • Ueno, Takase (above, oldTakase Village)
  • Kagetsu, Sanwa (formerly Sanwa Village)
  • Motomeraisato, Tajima, Hidaka (above, oldMiyoshi Village)
  • Arita, Nishi-Arita (formerly Nishi-Arita Village)
  • Kosako, Futakushi, Yamada (above, former Asahi Village)
  • Ishii, Uchikono, Koyama, Downstream, Donoo (Old)Goka Village)
  • Ono (formerly Onomura)
  • Ohi, Tsurukawachi (old above)Otsuru Village)
  • Haneda, Higashi Arita (formerly Higashi Arita Village)
  • Dawn (formerly Dawn Village)

1966/から1968/In the centerHouse displayWas carried out.

  • Kamijonaimachi (established in 1966 from Kitamameda and Tajima)
  • Shiromachi 1-2 chome (established from Kitamameda in 1966)
  • Tajima 1-chome-2 chome (established in 1966 from Tajima, Hidaka, and Takeda)
  • Tanso 1-2 chome (established in 1966 from Minami Mameda, Tajima, and XNUMX towns)
  • Nakashiro Town (established in 1966 from Minami Mameda, Kitamameda, Tajima, and Twelve Towns)
  • Mamedamachi (established in 1966 from Minami Mameda and Kitamameda)
  • Marunouchi-cho (established in 1966 from Minami-Mameda / Watari)
  • Port town (established from Minami-Mameda in 1966)
  • Sanbonmatsu 1-chome --2- chome (1967/, Established from Minami-Mameda, Shode, and Twelve Towns)
  • Sanbonmatsushinmachi (established in 1967 from XNUMX towns)
  • Tajima Honmachi (established in 1967 from Takeda and Tajima)
  • Central 1-2 chome (established in 1967 from Minami Mameda, Takeda, Shode, Tajima)
  • Fukiage Town (established in 1967 from Kitamameda, Watari, Tomoda)
  • Honjo Town (established in 1967 from Takeda, Shode)
  • Honmachi (established from Takeda in 1967)
  • Maruyama 1-2 chome (established in 1967 from Kitamameda / Watari)
  • Minamimotomachi (established in 1967 from Takeda and Hidaka)
  • Motomachi (established in 1967 from Takeda and Tajima)
  • Kawaramachi (established in 1968 from Takeda and Kuma)
  • Kizanmachi (established in 1968 from Takeda / Shote)
  • Kuma 1-chome-2 chome (established in 1968 from Takeda, Kuma, and Shode)
  • Takeda Shinmachi (established from Takeda in 1968)
  • Nakamotocho (established from Takeda in 1968)
  • Higashimachi (established from Takeda in 1968)
  • Wakamiya Town (Established in 1968 from Takeda / Hidaka)
  • Shimoidemachi (established from Hidaka. Year unknown)
  • Miyoshi Obuchi Town (established from Hidaka. Year unknown)
  • Yukiimachi (established from Hidaka. Year unknown)
Great Heisei merger

In the great merger of Heisei, 2 towns and 3 villages were incorporated and merged.These districts bear the town name of "○○ town", which bears the name of the old town and village, before the traditional large letters.However, Nakatsue Village is "Nakatsue"villageIs crowned.

  • Maetsuemachi Akaishi, Maetsuemachi Ono, Maetsuemachi Yuki (above, former Maetsuemura)
  • Nakatsuemura Aise, Nakatsuemura Tochino (formerly Nakatsuemura)
  • Kaminoda, Kamitsue Town, Kawahara, Kamitsue Town (formerly Kamitsue Village)
  • Mt. Ooyama Town West Mt. Ooyama, Mt. Ooyama Town East Mt. Ooyama (Old)Mt. Ooyama Village)
  • Akaiwa, Amagasemachi, Amagasemachi Women's Field, Goda, Amagasemachi, Sakuratake, Amagasemachi, Yuyama, Amagasemachi (formerly Nakagawa Village)
  • Amagasemachi Mabaru (formerly Mabara Village)
  • Amagasemachi Itsuma City, Amagasemachi Exit, Amagasemachi Tsukada, Amagasemachi Honjo (formerly Goumamura)

Common name town name

Former Hita CityLarge printIn the district, on a daily basisPopular nameThe town name is used.Below is the list.

  • Arita-Arita Town, Oto Town, Nakao Town, Miike Town, Mizume Town
  • Ishii ――Ishiicho 1-3 chome
  • Uchigawano-Uchikawamachi
  • Ueno-Ueno Town
  • Ohi-Otsurumachi, Ohihonmachi, Ohicho
  • Kosako-Asahigaoka, Asahi-cho, Kosako-cho
  • Ono-Suzuremachi, Tonomachi, Mikawacho, Motoemachi
  • Oyama-Oyama Town
  • Kagetsu-Akihara Town, Ichinose Town, Ogawachi Town, Fushiki Town, Fujiyama Town
  • Downstream-Takaimachi
  • Kitamameda-Akiyamamachi, Shinmachi in the castle
  • Motomeraisato-Kamikumachi, Motomemachi
  • Shode-Kamegawamachi, Nakazurumachi, Nakanoshimacho, Hinokumamachi
  • Twelve Towns-Tamakawa Town, Niiharu Town
  • Takase --Omiya Town, Kyo Town, Kushikawa Town 1-2 Chome, Kotohira Town, Seiwa Town, Zenibuchi Town, Takase Honmachi, Dainichi Town, Nanbu Town, Yawata Town
  • Tsurukawachi-Otsuruhonmachi, Jogumachi, Tsurukawachi, Tsurugimachi
  • Tomoda-Kitatomoda 1-3-chome, Minamitomodamachi
  • Donoo --Midoricho 1-2 Chome
  • Nikushi-Kimizakomachi, Nikushimachi
  • Nishi Arita-Ishimatsumachi, Sakai-cho, Sannomiya-cho 1-2-chome, Nobotemachi
  • Haneda-Iwami Town, Haneda Town, Higashi Hata Town, Honmachi
  • Higashiarita-Ikonobecho, Kamimorodomemachi, Tsukidecho, Matsunocho, Morodomemachi
  • Hidaka-Obemachi, Ogasemachi, Koganemachi, Hidakacho, Momoyamacho
  • Sanwa-Zaitsumachi, Shimizucho, Tenjincho
  • Yamada-Yamada Town
  • Yoake-Yoake Uemachi, Yoake Sekicho, Yoake Nakamachi
  • Watari-Seiganjimachi, Hinodecho


Origin of place name

Regulatory countryasBungoBelonged to. There are several theories about the origin of the place name of "Hita" and it is not clear.

Established around 720 to 740, "Bungo Country Culture]Emperor KageyukiWhen he stopped by Hita from Ukiha during his expedition to Kyushu, he said, "KutsuhimeIt was named after the appearance of a god named "Hisatsuhime" as a human being, and it is said that Kutsuhime later became "Hita".

In addition, KoheiEstablished in the year (931 --938)Japanese name Juju]Hidaka-gunIt is said that the lesson of "Hita" is attached (GenwaKokatsuji-bon volume 5).Even now, the place name "Hidaka Town" remains in the Miyoshi area.

Edo PeriodAccording to "Toyoshiki", which was established in "Toyosai-ki", "Otaka flies from the east to the Hida basin, which was a lake, soaks its wings in the lake, flaps its wings, and leaves the morning sun to the north.Tidal flatIt became.Then, the three hills of Hikuma, Tsukiguma, and Hoshikuma appeared. There is a "day and hawk myth", and it is said that it came to be called Hitaka.


Ozako Tsujihara RuinsFrom the end of the 3rd century to the beginning of the 4th centuryAustralianThe remains of the Moated Settlement have been excavated.Also,Danwara TombFrom the 1st century-around the 3rd centuryHan mirrorIt is estimated to beGold and silver inlaid pearl dragon crest iron mirror(country'sImportant cultural property) Has been excavated.In this mirrorHimikoIn 2009, there was a theory that it might be a mirror ofKyushu National MuseumWhen it was exhibited at the 4th anniversary special exhibition, it was publicized with a copy of "Himiko's mirror?"

AcademicallyCounterfeit"Former past history』\ In Kujiki, in ancient HitaNational constructionTo theEmperor ShigeruIn the age ofKatsuragi KokuzoThe same ancestor, (Inn) Was set. "a.Toba Sukune (Toba Sukune) has been around since 470 (Kofun periodIn the latter half of the year, he lived in a mansion called Kaishogu (currently around Hisatsuhime Shrine in Hita City) in Yugi Aminomuraji (currently near Yukiimachi, Hita City), and as a person who directed agriculture to the villagers, "Toyo It is said that it was written in "Hita" (which does not exist).

"Bungo Kokudo Fudoki"Emperor KinmeiEra ofMr. KusakabeEup Aji, the ancestor of the village, served as a tough part and set up a house about the village.For this reason, it was called Yugioi Village and later called Yugiami County.By the way, Yugioi means a person who uses toughness (Yuki Yuki, a container to put an arrow), and Yugiami means a person who makes toughness.Renewal of DahuaAfter thatGunjiIs assigned toMr. Okura (Bungo Province)It is believed that he was in control of Hita until he became Gunji.


Around 834, Mr. Okura (Mr. Okura's)Common house) Is said to have been present.Regarding Mr. Okura HitaKing NakaiThere is a theory that it is a descendant ofUsaThere is also a theory that Onizo Ramen Nagahiro, who was based in Hita, moved to Hita and became Mr. Onizo Hita.Mr. HataI'm not sure because there is even something like that.

Hita CastleAnd Okurakan (Takashiro), nowJigenzan ParkIt was extremely prosperous based on the site, and maintained the system for more than 1444 years until 590.Yonaga who killed 16th Yonaga by his vassalsMino countryKilled in[4]However, Mr. Okura of Bungo is destroyed.afterwards,OtomoHe was adopted by Oyaman (eternal world) and revived as Mr. Hida of Otomo, but he was destroyed in 1548.Later,Otomo YoshiakiEight former Bungo Okura clan elders elected by the government carried out politics[5].

The early modern period

In 1593, he ruled Bungo ProvinceYoshitomo Otomo The role of Bunroku and KeichoResponsible for desertion inReformHita-gun, which was in the territoryWarehouse(Toyotomi familyDirectly controlled area)Miyabe TsunejunLand inspection byTaiko Inspection Site) Was done.Toyomori Miyaki Deputy officialEntered asHikuma Castle(Kuma Castle) was built and laterTakamasa MouriEntered Hikuma CastleHita-gun2 stones andKusu-gunRuled. 1600Battle of SekigaharaTakamasa Mouri was in the western army, and Hikuma Castle was capturing the country in Bungo.Takataka KurodaOpened the castle in peace with the forces.Mr. Mouri was transferred to Saeki, Bungo, and Hita was a vassal of Takataka Kuroda.Zensuke KuriyamaI took care of it and packed it in Hikuma Castle.

1601 years,Mr. Hikaru OgawaEntered Hita-gun and went to Maruyama (Mt. Tsukikuma) in the northern part of the Hita basin.Maruyama CastleFortification.In Hita-gun, the northern part centered on Maruyama Castle will be governed by Mr. Ogawa, and the southern part centered on Hita Castle will be governed by Mr. Mouri on behalf of Mr. Kuriyama. In 1616, on behalf of Mr. OgawaTadashi IshikawaEnters Maruyama Castle.Renovated the castle and renamed it Nagayama Castlecastle townAlso relocatedMameda TownTo change. In 1633, Mr. IshikawaShimosaSakura clanIt was transferred toNakatsu domain-Kitsuki ClanIt will be a depository. 1639,Edo ShogunateUnder direct control, the first daikans, Tozaemon Ogawa and Kuzaemon Ogawa, abolished the castle and moved to the foot of the mountain.JinyaPlaced.After that, the control office under the direct control of the Shogunate (Heaven) And other clan deposits,Naonori MatsudairaAfter several daimyo rule, after 1686, the daimyo became the ruler of the shogunate until the Meiji era without being sealed, and the deputy officer appointed by the shogunate was appointed.

In 1767 in the middle of the Edo period, Masatoshi Ibi, the representative of Hida,Nishikuni GundaiAfter that, it became the base of Gundai rule over the control center of Kyushu.The last gundaiKubota Zhenkatsu.Kyoho19 years(1734/) At that timeBuzen-Bungo-Hinata-ChikuzenIt controlled 12 stones under the direct control of the area, and reached 16 stones in the late Edo period.


In the Edo periodKyoto-Osaka-EdoThe townspeople's culture prospered based on this, and even nowLittle KyotoAnd so on.In particular, the merchants designated as Kakeya by the Daikan / GundaiLending a daimyoProfit from interest rates, etc., and the profits and savings are commonly usedHita gold(Hitagane).Hita Kin is an exampleHirose TansoBy his younger brother, Kyubei Hirose (6-1790)Water controlConstruction (Ogasei Road), river maintenance for shipping, reclamation of tidal flats (Kuresaki)Nitta・ Kyubee Shinden (Usa), etc.) It is invested in projects such as construction and financial reconstruction of daimyo.

BakumatsuHirose Tanso's open private schoolKagienStudents from all over Japan gathered in Japan.For junior high school studentsDutch studiesPerson ofTakahide NaganoAnd laid the foundation for the modern militaryMasashiro OmuraAnd so on.

Modern times

From 1868 (Keio 4th year), the governing office (the territory under the direct control of the shogunate) was incorporated into the Tenryo royalties (tenryo), and as the governing office local administration under the control of the western county.Hita PrefectureWas placed.Masayoshi MatsukataThe prefectural office was set up at the former Hita Jinya and Nagayama Castle ruins, but four years later, in 4, Hita Prefecture was abolished, and Hita County in Hita Prefecture was incorporated into Oita Prefecture.

  • Centered on the former Jinya town, which was established by the town and village system that came into effect in 1889 (Meiji 22).Mameda TownAnd the commercial town on the banks of the Mikuma River (formerly Hikuma Castle)KumamachiWas annexed in 1901 (Meiji 32), and Hita Town was established.
  • 1940/(Showa15 years)May 12 --With Hita TownMiyoshi Village, Takase Village, Mitsuoka Village, Asahi Village, Mika Village, and Nishiarita Village merged to enforce the city system.
  • 1955/(30)May 3 --Incorporated 5 villages: Higashi Arita Village, Ono Village, Otsuru Village, Yomei Village, and Goka Village.
  • 2005/(17)May 3 --Hita-gunMaetsu Village,Nakatsue Village,Kamitsue Village,Mt. Ooyama Town,Amase TownIncorporated.

1889/The entire area of ​​Hita-gun at the time of the enforcement of the town / village system in (Meiji 22) corresponds to the current city area (with some exceptions due to partial transfer, etc.).

Successive mayors

代NameInauguration dateRetirement dateRemarks
FirstShuto ImashiroMarch 1941March 1945
2Masayoshi ItoMarch 1945March 1945
3-5Masao HiroseMarch 1945March 1952
6-9Seiichi IwaoMarch 1952March 1968
10-12Eijiro HataMarch 1968March 1979Lower house electionResigned to run
13-16Yasuji Ishimatsu1979/8/51995/8/4
17-19Akitada Oishi1995/8/52007/8/4
20Yoichi Sato2007/8/52011/8/4
21-22Keisuke Harada2011/8/5Incumbent



City council

  • Constant: 22 people[6]
  • Term: April 2023, 4

National/prefectural government

National politics

House of RepresentativesSmall districtIn the election,Oita 2 wardBelongs to.Most recent48th House of Representatives general election(2017/The elected members in October) are as follows.

Incidentally,Yoshikawa(Social Democrats) Is proportionally revived and won.

Prefectural government

In the Oita Prefectural Assembly election, the city forms one constituency.The fixed number is three.Most recent18th Unified Local Election(2015/The elected members in April) are as follows[7][8].

  • Akio Inoue (Liberal Democratic Party)
  • Nobufumi Inoue (Liberal Democratic Party)
  • Takeo Hano (Prefectural club)

公共 機関

National administrative agency

Ministry of Justice

Ministry of Finance

Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare

Ministry of Agriculture

Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, Transport and Tourism

  • Kyushu Regional Development BureauOita River National Highway Office Hita National Highway Maintenance Branch Office
  • Chikugo RiverRiver office Hita branch office
  • Chikugo River Dam Integrated Management Office Matsubara Dam Management Branch


Fukuoka High Court

Independent administrative agency

Prefecture administrative agency


Traditional crafts


Forestry has prospered in the mountains around the city since ancient times.In particular, cedar is called "Hita cedar", and you can make geta using Hita cedar.lacquerwareThe wood industry has flourished.In recent years, the forestry industry itself has been declining compared to before due to the increase in imports of cheap foreign timber.

Since the 1960s, it is difficult to secure a large amount of cultivated land in agriculture.Rice cropFrom the centerplum,Chestnut,mushroomWe proceeded with the conversion to crops suitable for mountainous areas.Combine with sales and tourism6th industryWe are also focusing on conversion.In the cityAgricultural cooperativeOf these, Oita Mt. Ooyama Town Agricultural Cooperative has a directly managed store "Konohana Garten" in various parts of Oita Prefecture and Fukuoka City.SatoyamaOpened in 2015, "Tsumahime no Sato," which has been converted into a tourist facility.[9].

In addition, in Mikuma River鮎Inland water surface forFishery:Is performed.

Also known for good quality water.See belowHita TenryosuiIn addition, Inoue Sake Brewery, Kuncho Sake Brewery, Old Matsu Sake Brewery, etc.Sake,Distilled spirits OfSake brewingHas existed for a long time.

In recent yearsTDKMikumagawa Factory (1982-),SWS West Japan(OldKyushu Sumiden, 1993-) and other factories,Sapporo beerKyushu Hita Factory (2000-),Sanwa liquorHita Distillery (2002-) (Nikka WhiskeyThe food industry such as the Kyushu factory (1989-1999) has entered the market.

Attack on Titan OfIsayama HajimeHita of the advance because it is his hometown[10](2020-) was launched as a new pillar of the tourism industry. A life-sized statue of three characters was set up, looking at the Mt. Ooyama Dam as a wall of a giant, which is a scene from a cartoon.

A company headquartered in Hita City

Major large-scale retail stores

Hita city area

Central shopping district

  • Hita Central Shopping District
  • Sanbonmatsu Shopping Street
  • Kotobuki Shopping Street
  • Mamedamachi Shopping Street



Population distribution of Hita, Oita, Japan.svg
Population distribution by age in Hita City and the whole country (2005)Population distribution by age and gender in Hita City (2005)
■Purple-Hita City
■Green-All over Japan

Changes in the population of Hita City (corresponding area)
Ministry of Internal Affairs and CommunicationsStatistics Bureau CensusThan


high school


Junior high school

  • Hita City Eastern Junior High School
  • Hita City Southern Junior High School
  • Hita City Northern Junior High School
  • Hita City Mikuma Junior High School
  • Hita City Daimei Junior High School
  • Hita City Toyama Junior High School
  • Hita City Higashiarita Junior High School
  • Hita City Maetsue Junior High School
  • Hita City Tsue Junior High School
  • Hita City Mt. Ooyama Junior High School
  • Hita City Tokei Junior High School
  • Hita City Itsuma Junior High School

primary school

  • Hita Municipal Hita Elementary School
  • Hita City Keirin Elementary School
  • Hita City Higuma Elementary School
  • Hita City Wakamiya Elementary School
  • Hita City Miyoshi Elementary School
  • Hita City Takase Elementary School
  • Hita City Teruoka Elementary School
  • Hita City Asahi Elementary School
  • Hita City Miwa Elementary School
  • Hita City Arita Elementary School
  • Hita City Ono Elementary School
  • Hita City Daimei Elementary School
  • Hita City Ishii Elementary School
  • Hita City Maetsue Elementary School
  • Hita City Tsue Elementary School
  • Hita City Mt. Ooyama Elementary School
  • Hita City Tokei Elementary School
  • Hita City Itsuma Elementary School

Special school

  • Oita Prefectural Hita Support School


Railway line


Nearest airportFukuoka Airport..Highway bus "Hita-go" (#Express busFlight via airport (see) (Time required: approx. 85 minutes[11]) Is operated every 30 minutes to 1 hour.

Oita AirportAbout 90 minutes by car[12]..However, there is no direct public transportation (Kyudai Main Line)Yufuin StationIt is necessary to transfer to the limousine bus due to[13].


To all parts of the city and surrounding areasTransit BusThere is.The main base is the Hita Bus Terminal in the city center (in front of Hita Station).

Express Bus

General route bus

Hitahikosan Line substitute bus

Operates between Soeda Station and Hita Station on behalf of the Hitahikosan Line.Available at rail fares.

  • Yoshitake --Takemoto --Saramae --Otsuru Station --Sako --Hoshiguchi --Fushio --Imayama Station --Kozuru --Uemura --Keihara --Yoake Station --Teruoka Station --Hida Station

Community bus



General national road

Prefectural road

Main local road

Sights and historic sites

Mameda district
Kuma / Takeda area
  • Goto Family Residence (National Registered Tangible Cultural Property)
  • Yamada Family Residence (National Registered Tangible Cultural Property)
  • Hita Gion Museum
  • (National Registered Tangible Cultural Property) --Oita Bank Former Hita Branch / Former Hamada Clinic
  • Teramachi street
  • (Important Cultural Property, Yomei Sekicho)
  • Inoue House (National Registered Tangible Cultural Property, Tsurukawachi Town)
  • Sarayama(Important Intangible Cultural Property)
Mt. Ooyama district
  • Former Yahaneda Residence (Important Cultural Property)
Tsue district

Shrines and Temples

  • Ohara Hachimangu(Tajima Town)
  • Yasaka Shrine(Kumamachi)
  • Hita Shrine (Shiromachi)
  • Hikuma Shrine and Matsukata Shrine Ruins (Kameyama Park)
  • Onooimatsu Tenmansha (Maetsuemachi) --The old main shrine was built during the Muromachi period and is designated as an Important Cultural Property.
  • Denrai Temple (Denraiji Garden, Oita prefectureScenic spot)
  • Gakurinji
  • Eikoji Temple (Jigenzan Park, Jigenzan Buddha Statue Collection. The enshrined Eikoji Buddha Statue is Important Cultural Property)
  • Chofukuji Temple (Main Hall is Important Cultural Property)
God Buddha practiceShrines and temples

Historic site

Old tomb
  • Anako Kannon Tomb(National Historic Site, Uchikawa Town)
  • Hoonjiyama Ancient Tombs(National Historic Site, Yukiimachi)
  • Garandoya Tumulus(National Historic Site, Ishii Town)
  • Shiroyama Tomb (Morodomemachi)
  • Yakushidoyama Kofun (Tajima Town)
  • Asahi Tenjinyama Tomb (Ozako Town)
  • Maruyama Kofun (Shiromachi)
  • Himezuka Tomb (Takasehonmachi)
  • Hirashima Tomb (Morodomemachi)
  • Sodazuka Tumulus (Kotohira Town)
  • Saburomaru Kofun (Kitatomoda)
  • Ozako Tsujihara Ruins(National Historic Site, Kosako Town)
  • Fukiage Ruins (Fukiage Town, Kosako Town, Watari Town)
Castle ruins


Nature / Natural monument


Festivals and events


Food culture:

A person who is related to






Writer / journalist


manga artist


Actors and performing arts

Mass media

Sports people

Person with connection

Works set in Hita City

Mascot character

  • - KagienOpenedHirose TansoIs the motif character.
  • - Hita pearCharacter.A pear star who came from space.
  • --Patria Hita's mascot character.
  • - Amagase OnsenCharacter.
  • --Tsubaki Nose Highland Park mascot character.


[How to use footnotes]
  1. ^ "Hita City is extremely hot" XNUMX crowns "". Oita Joint Newspaper(November 2013, 8). originalArchived as of October 2013, 8.. https://web.archive.org/web/20130830043916/http://www.oita-press.co.jp:80/localNews/2013_137696199017.html 2013/8/30Browse. 
  2. ^ "Normal value download”. Japan Meteorological Agency. March 2021Browse.
  3. ^ "Value of 1st to 10th in observation history (value throughout the year)”. Japan Meteorological Agency. March 2021Browse.
  4. ^ Masamichi Kiyabu, "Walking the History of Hita," Geibunsha 1990
  5. ^ "Comprehensive Village History" by Junichiro Cho, Kenkyu 2001
  6. ^ "Hita City Election 26 People Preparing to Run Tsukumi City No Vote? 6 City Election 14th Notification". West Japan Newspaper(July 2019, 4). https://www.nishinippon.co.jp/nnp/unified_local_election_oita/article/502264/ 2019/5/13Browse. 
  7. ^ Vote counting results-Prefectural elections, Oita prefecture [Unified Local Elections 2015] Yomiuri Shimbun
  8. ^ Election distinction list of members Oita homepage
  9. ^ [Lively area] Hita City, Oita Prefecture / Healing with the peace of rural areas "Nikkei MJ』February 2018, 4 (City planning side).
  10. ^ "Attack on Titan in HITA | A giant appears in Hita City, Oita Prefecture!”(Japanese). shingeki-hita.com. 2021/3/20Browse.
  11. ^ Access to the single Hita Tourist Information Center
  12. ^ Car traffic access Oita Airport
  13. ^ Access to various places Transportation access Oita Airport
  14. ^ Fukuoka / Fukuoka Airport-Hita (Hita) Nishitetsu Living Net (Nishi-Nippon Railroad)
  15. ^ "Shioji primeval forest". Come on.comHita City Tourism Association. 2021/1/22Browse.

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