Pingzhen

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Pingzhen
平鎮市
County-controlled city
Location of Pingzhen
Coordinates: 24°56′38″N 121°12′58″E / 24.94389°N 121.21611°E / 24.94389; 121.21611Coordinates: 24°56′38″N 121°12′58″E / 24.94389°N 121.21611°E / 24.94389; 121.21611
Country  Taiwan
Region Northern Taiwan
Government
 • Mayor Chen Wan-de
Area
 • Total 47.7532 km2 (18.4376 sq mi)
Population (January 2014)
 • Total 211,210
 • Density 4,400/km2 (11,000/sq mi)
Website http://www.pingj.gov.tw/
Pingzhen City
Kuomintang Pingzhen City office

Pingzhen City (Chinese: 平鎮市; pinyin: Píngzhèn Shì) is a city in the central part of Taoyuan County, Taiwan.

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Pingzhen City was originally established as Changluliao during the Qing Dynasty rule of Taiwan. In 1920 under the Japanese rule, the city was renamed to Pingzhen.[1]

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