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Guanmiao District

Coordinates: 22°57′9.1″N 120°20′3.3″E / 22.952528°N 120.334250°E / 22.952528; 120.334250

Guanmiao

關廟區
Guanmiao District
關廟區 往西 ( 關廟大埤潭公園上方 ).jpg
Guanmiao District in Tainan City
Guanmiao District in Tainan City
LocationTainan, Taiwan
Area
 • Total54 km2 (21 sq mi)
Population
 (July 2018)
 • Total34,419
 • Density640/km2 (1,700/sq mi)

Guanmiao District (Chinese: 關廟區; pinyin: Guānmiào Qū; Wade–Giles: Kuan1-miao4 Ch'ü1; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Koan-biō-khu) is a rural district in southeastern Tainan, Taiwan.[1]

HistoryEdit

After the handover of Taiwan from Japan to the Republic of China in 1945, Guanmiao was organized as a rural township of Tainan County. On 25 December 2010, Tainan County was merged with Tainan City and Guanmiao was upgraded to a district of the city.

GeographyEdit

Administrative divisionsEdit

The district consists of Guanmiao, Shanxi, Xiangyang, Beishi, Xinpu, Xinguang, Wujia, Tungshi, Songjiao, Shenkeng, Budai, Beitou, Xiahu, Huayuan and Nanxiong Village.[2]

Tourist attractionsEdit

TransportationEdit

Guanmiao Service Area and an interchange of the Formosa Freeway is located in here.

Notable nativesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 21 February 2014. Retrieved 8 February 2014.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  2. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 5 December 2018. Retrieved 18 April 2019.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)

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