Bali District

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Bali
八里區
District
Bali District
Bali Market
Bali Market
Location of Bali in New Taipei City
Location of Bali in New Taipei City
Coordinates: 25°9′N 121°24′E / 25.150°N 121.400°E / 25.150; 121.400
Country  Republic of China
City New Taipei City
Area
 • Total 15.25 sq mi (39.49 km2)
Population (December 2014)
 • Total 37,187
Time zone +8
Website www.bali.ntpc.gov.tw (Chinese)

Bali District (Chinese: 八里區; pinyin: Bālǐ Qū; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Pat-lí-khu) is a rural district in the northwestern part of New Taipei City in northern Taiwan (Republic of China). In Taiwanese Hokkien, it was known as Pat-lí-hun (八里坌) during the rule of the Qing Dynasty. The new Port of Taipei is under construction in Bali.[1]

History[edit]

During the period of Japanese rule, Bali was called Hachiri village (八里庄), and was governed under Tamsui District (淡水郡) of Taihoku Prefecture.

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Education[edit]

Bali district has one high school, one municipal middle school, and five elementary schools, including the New Taipei Municipal DaKan Elementary School.

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Coordinates: 25°09′N 121°24′E / 25.150°N 121.400°E / 25.150; 121.400