Noshiro (Japanese能 代 市, - shi) is a city located in Akita Prefecture on Honshu, the main island of Japan.
The city is in Japan for the basketball team of the Technical High School Noshiro (能 代 工业 高校Noshiro Kōgyō Koko ) is known.
Noshiro is nördtlich of Akita and Aomori southwest of the Sea of Japan.
On October 1, 1940, closed the city Noshirominato with the villages Shinonome (东 云 村, -mura ) and Sakaki (榊 村, -mura ) together to the city Noshiro. On 21 March 2006 Noshiro has with the community Futatsui (二ツ井 町, machi ) from the district Yamamoto merged to form the new city Noshiro.
- Train: JR Ou Main Line
- Akita highway
- National Road 7: Aomori and Niigata
- National Road 101
Sons and daughters of the town
- Hisashi Yamada (baseball player)
Adjacent Cities and Towns
- Kita- Akita
- County Yamamoto: Fuji Sato, Mitane, Happo
- County Kita- Akita: Kamikoani