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.


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.


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

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

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