Kumemura was an Okinawan community of scholars, bureaucrats, and diplomats in the port city of Naha near the royal capital of , which was a center of culture and learning during the time of the Ryukyu Kingdom.

Landmarks in the Area

Fukushūen is a traditional Chinese garden in the Kume area of Naha, Okinawa.

Place of worship
The Shiseibyō is a Confucian temple in the Wakasa district of Naha, Okinawa. Photo: 663highland, CC BY 2.5.

Post office
Photo: アラツク, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

Haebaru is a town located in Shimajiri District, , .As of 2016, the town has an estimated population of 37,874 and a density of 3,500 persons per km². is situated 6 km southeast of Kume. Photo: Hykw-a4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Yonabaru is a town in Shimajiri District, , . is situated 8 km east of Kume. Photo: Hykw-a4, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Nishihara is a town located in Nakagami District, , . is situated 9 km east of Kume. Photo: Lequios-star, CC BY-SA 4.0.


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