was a town
located in Ōno District
. On March 31
, Ogata merged with the towns of Inukai
, and Ōno
, and the villages of Chitose
, to form the new city of Bungo-ōno
As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 6,277 and the density of 42.42 persons per km². The total area was 147.96 km².