Dalin, Chiayi

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Dalin Township in Chiayi County
Dalin Township

Coordinates: 23°35′56″N 120°28′12″E / 23.59889°N 120.47000°E / 23.59889; 120.47000

Dalin Township (Chinese: 大林鎮; pinyin: Dàlín Zhèn; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tōa-nâ) is an urban township in Chiayi County, Taiwan. It has a population of 32,159 in 11,388 households. To the east is Meishan, to the south Minxiong and to the north Yunlin County. Dalin TzuChi General Hospital (大林慈濟醫院) and Nanhua University are located here.

The Mianchiuag Taiwan Sugar Railways maintains a "Dalin Station."


The township spans over an area of 64 km2 with 33,994 population.[1]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The township comprises 21 villages: Damei, Datang, Goubei, Guoxi, Hubei, Jilin, Minghe, Minghua, Neilin, Pailu, Pinglin, Sancun, Sanhe, Sanjiao, Shanglin, Tunglin, Xijie, Xilin, Yihe, Zhongkeng and Zhonglin.



The town is accessible from Dalin Station of the Taiwan Railway Administration.

Notable natives[edit]


  1. ^ "Dalin Township". Chiayi County Government. 16 February 2017. Retrieved 7 March 2017. 
  2. ^ "The Legislative Yuan Republic of China". Webarchive.ncl.edu.tw. Retrieved 2014-04-28. 

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