Kaizu (Kaizu) is a Japanese city located in the province of Gifu. The city of Kaizu was founded in January 1954 by the merger of Takasu with four neighboring villages. The modern city of Kaizu was founded on 28 March 2005, from the merger of the ancient city of Kaizu, absorbing the cities of Hirata and Nanno.
With a population of 33.966 inhabitants, including about 875 foreign nationals, 69 Brazilians, 235 Chinese, 22 Koreans, 276 Vietnam, 43 Philippines, 6 Nepal, 16 Indonesia, 9 Thai and others (data town hall.
The city has a climate characterized by hot, humid summers and mild winters. September it is considered the wettest month. Temperatures are higher in August reaching 28 ° C, and the lowest in January reaching 4 ° C.