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Nanmoku-mura Village

Nanmoku-mura Village

Nanmoku-mura is located at the southwestern tip of the landlocked prefecture of Gunma. Surrounded by high mountains as tall as 1,400 meters, the village stretches 15 kilometers from east to west and 8 kilometers from north to south. With its population of just over 2,000 people, Nanmoku-mura is a sparsely-populated area known as genkaishuraku, a term unique to this country, meaning more than half of the municipality's population is 65 years or older.

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