Bade City

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Coordinates: 24°57′27.43″N 121°17′55.62″E / 24.9576194°N 121.2987833°E / 24.9576194; 121.2987833

Bade
八德市
County-controlled city
Danan Humanities Marketplace.jpg
Location of Bade
Country  Taiwan
County Taoyuan
Government
 • Type County-controlled city
 • Mayor Ho Cheng-sen[1]
Area
 • Total 33.71 km2 (13.02 sq mi)
Population (January 2014)
 • Total 179,725
Bade City Government Office

Bade City (Chinese: 八德市; pinyin: Bādé Shì) is a city in the central part of Taoyuan County, of Taiwan (Republic of China).

History[edit]

Bade City was originally established as Bakuaicuo during the Qing Dynasty rule. After the handover of Taiwan from Japan to the Republic of China, the city was renamed to Bade Township in 1946. In 1995, it was finally named Bade City.[2]

Geography[edit]

Education[edit]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Guishan is served by National Highway No. 2.

Notable natives[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "桃園縣八德市公所-英文版-A Note from the Mayor". Pader.gov.tw. 2012-12-20. Retrieved 2014-05-05. 
  2. ^ "Taoyuan County Government - Bade City". Tycg.gov.tw. 2014-01-04. Retrieved 2014-05-05. 

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