|Alt names||Jōyō||source: Wikipedia|
|Jôyô-chô||source: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)|
|Jōyō||source: Getty Vocabulary Program|
|Jōyō-shi||source: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)|
|Located in||Kyoto, Japan|
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is a city located in Kyoto Prefecture, Kansai, Japan. It is halfway between Kyoto and Nara. It contains historical sites including the Shibagahara Tomb and Mito shrine. The city was founded on May 3, 1972.
As of 2008, the city has an estimated population of 80,669 and a population density of 2,540.09 persons per km². The total area is 32.75 km².