Tucheng District

Tucheng District (Chinese: 土城區; pinyin: Tǔchéng Qū; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Thô͘-siâⁿ-khu) is an inner city district in the southwestern part of New Taipei City, Taiwan.

Tucheng
土城區
Dojō
Tucheng District
Kinchen Park in Taipei County Tuchen City.jpg
Location in New Taipei City
Location in New Taipei City
Coordinates: 024°58′N 121°25′E / 24.967°N 121.417°E / 24.967; 121.417Coordinates: 024°58′N 121°25′E / 24.967°N 121.417°E / 24.967; 121.417
CountryTaiwan
Special municipalityNew Taipei City
Area
 • Total29.56 km2 (11.41 sq mi)
Population
 (January 2016)
 • Total238,646
Time zone+8
Websitewww.tucheng.ntpc.gov.tw Edit this at Wikidata (in Chinese)
Tucheng District Office

HistoryEdit

On 26 June 1993, Tucheng was upgraded from rural township to a county-administered city of Taipei County. On 25 December 2010, Taipei County was upgraded to New Taipei special municipality and Tucheng became a district.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Taiwan Nougat Museum (in Chinese).
  2. ^ http://tour.ntpc.gov.tw/page.aspx?wtp=3&wnd=242
  3. ^ Hiking trail to Tianshang Shan 天上山步道 Archived 2008-11-21 at the Wayback Machine, Taiwanderful, January 29, 2007. Retrieved on November 29, 2008.
  4. ^ (from a pamphlet of the Teipei Metro, MRT)
  5. ^ Chengtian Chan Temple 承天禪寺 Archived 2009-05-05 at the Wayback Machine, Taiwanderful, January 29, 2007. Retrieved on November 29, 2008.

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