(高岡町; -chō) was a town
located in Higashimorokata District
. On January 1
the town merged with two other towns into the expanded city of Miyazaki
and no longer exists as an independent municipality
As of 2003, the town had an estimated population of 12,621 and the density of 87.29 persons per km². The total area was 144.58 km².