Uonuma (Japanese鱼 沼 市, - shi) is a city in the interior of the Niigata prefecture on Honshu, the main island of Japan.
Uonuma located south of Niigata.
The city Uonuma was founded on 1 November 2004 from the former municipalities Koide, Horinouchi, Yunotani, Hirokami, Morikado and Irihirose.
- Train: JR Joetsu Line
- JR Tadami- line
- Kan'etsu highway
- National Road 17
- National Road 252,290,291,352
Sons and daughters of the town
- Mizue Hoshi ( born 1985 in what was then Yunotani ), alpine skier
- Hironao Meguro (* 1973 in what was then Hirokami ), biathlete
- Ken Watanabe (* 1959 in what was then Koide ), actor
Adjacent Cities and Towns
- Sanjō ( Niigata )
- Minami- Uonuma