Fenglin, Hualien

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Fenglin Township
鳳林鎮
Fenglin HL.svg
Coordinates: 23°45′00″N 121°26′00″E / 23.75000°N 121.43333°E / 23.75000; 121.43333Coordinates: 23°45′00″N 121°26′00″E / 23.75000°N 121.43333°E / 23.75000; 121.43333
Country  Republic of China (Taiwan)
Region Eastern Taiwan
Government
 • Type Urban Township
 • Major Lin Tin-guang (林廷光)
Area
 • Total 120.5181 km2 (46.5323 sq mi)
Population (January 2014)
 • Total 11,402
Time zone CST (UTC+8)
Post code 975
Subdivision 12 Villages
Website www.fonglin.gov.tw (Chinese)
Fenglin Township
Fenglin Township office

Fenglin Township, (Chinese: 鳳林鎮; pinyin: Fènglín Zhèn; literally: "Phoenix forest") is an urban township in central Hualien County, Taiwan. It is located in Huatung Valley bordering Shoufeng Township on the north and Guangfu Township on the south. Its largest sightseeing spot is Shinguang Chaofong Recreation Farm. It has a population about 12,500 inhabitants and 12 villages.

Geography[edit]

The administration area here is 120.518 km2, and located in the Huatung Valley plain between Central Mountain Range and Haian Range (Coastal Range).

Education[edit]

Fenglin Township has 3 junior high schools and 8 elementary schools. Fenglin Senior High School and 1 university are planning for construction.

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Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

TRA Taitung Line (Huadong Line)

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