(新和町; -machi) was a town
located in Amakusa District
. On March 27
the town merged with seven other towns from the district and the cities of Hondo
forming the new city
and no longer exists as an independent municipality
As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 4,136 and a density of 74.93 persons per km². The total area was 55.20 km².