|— City —|
|• Total||85.29 km2 (32.9 sq mi)|
|Population (September 1, 2007)|
|• Density||48.35/km2 (125.2/sq mi)|
|Time zone||Japan Standard Time (UTC+9)|
|Address||Kawaba-mura, 2390-2 Ōaza Tanichi
Situated in northern Gunma prefecture, the village is in a rather mountainous area. 83% of it is covered by forests, and five rivers, the Tashiro River, the Sakura River, the Tazawa River, the Usune River, and the Mizomata River flow through. Kawaba, meaning "the place of the rivers" is thought to be named after its many streams. The climate is cool, with an average yearly temperature of 11.0℃ and a snowfall of 2~3 m.
- Mountains:Mount Hotaka
- Rivers:Tashiro River, Sakura River, Tazawa River, Usune River, Mizomata River
- Kichijō temple
- Kawaba Ski Resort
- Roadside Station Kawaba Denen Plaza
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