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Coordinates: 24°7′7.6″N 120°45′46.2″E / 24.118778°N 120.762833°E / 24.118778; 120.762833

Taiping District (Chinese: 太平區; pinyin: Tàipíng Qū) is an inner city district in the eastern part of Taichung, Taiwan.[1] It is the second largest district in Taichung City after Heping District.

Taiping

太平區
Skyline of Taiping
Taiping District in Taichung City
Taiping District in Taichung City
LocationTaichung, Taiwan
Area
 • Total121 km2 (47 sq mi)
Population
 (July 2018)
 • Total190,463
 • Density1,600/km2 (4,100/sq mi)
Websitewww.taiping.taichung.gov.tw ‹See Tfd›(in Chinese)
Taiping District Office

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HistoryEdit

Taiping used to be a county-controlled city of Taichung County since 1 August 1996 until 25 December 2010, before it was changed to a district under Taichung City.

Administrative divisionsEdit

Taiping District consists of 39 villages, which are Taiping, Zhangyi, Yongcheng, Zhongping, Zhongzheng, Pingan, Zhongxing, Yongping, Tungping, Chenggong, Tunghe, Jianguo, Jianxing, Pinglin, Daxing, Qinyi, Guanghua, Guangming, Zhongshan, Fengnian, Yixin, Yijia, Yichang, Xinping, Xinji, Xincheng, Xinguang, Xinxing, Xingao, Xinfu, Toubian, Shenghe, Tungbian, Xinglong, Fulong, Huangzhu, Guanglong, Yonglong and Delong Village.[2]

GeographyEdit

EconomyEdit

Taiping District supply lots of agriculture products to Taichung urban area, including loquats, longans, bananas, and vegetables.

EducationEdit

Tourist attractionsEdit

Sister citiesEdit

Notable nativesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Chan, K. (2014). International Conference on Humanity and Social Science, (ICHSS2014). DEStech Publications, Inc. p. 316. ISBN 978-1-60595-195-9. Retrieved 17 April 2019.
  2. ^ http://vote2014.nat.gov.tw/en/TV/nm400002300000000.html

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