Emei, Hsinchu

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Coordinates: 24°55′N 121°0′E / 24.917°N 121.000°E / 24.917; 121.000

Emei Township in Hsinchu County
Emei Township

Emei Township (Chinese: 峨眉鄉; pinyin: Éméi Xiāng) is a rural township in Hsinchu County, Taiwan.

History[edit]

Emei Township was originally named Yuemei, taking the name from the curved crescent moon shape of the Emei stream. In 1920, the township was renamed to Emei.

Geography[edit]

  • Area: 46.80 km2[1]
  • Population: 5,747 people (2014)

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Notable natives[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Emei Township Administration Office". Hcomt.gov.tw. 2013-09-03. Retrieved 2014-05-18. 

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