Danei District

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Coordinates: 23°08′32″N 120°23′54″E / 23.142254°N 120.39843°E / 23.142254; 120.39843


Danei District in Tainan City
Danei District in Tainan City
LocationTainan, Taiwan
 • Total70 km2 (30 sq mi)
 (July 2018)
 • Total9,668
 • Density140/km2 (360/sq mi)
Danei District Cffice

Danei District (Chinese: 大內區; pinyin: Dànèi Qū; Wade–Giles: Ta4-nei4 Ch'ü1; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Toā-lāi-khu) is a rural district of about 10,057 residents in Tainan, Taiwan.[1][permanent dead link]


Formerly home to the Tevorangh Taiwanese Plains Aborigines, a branch of the Siraya people (Baccloangh subtribe). In 1920, the area was designated Ōuchi Village (大内庄), Sobun District (曽文郡), Tainan Prefecture.

Republic of China[edit]

After the handover of Taiwan from Japan to the Republic of China in 1945, Danei was organized as a rural township of Tainan County. On 25 December 2010, Tainan County was merged with Tainan City and Danei was upgraded to a district of the city.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district consists of Shihu, Shilin, Shicheng, Neijiang, Danei, Neiguo, Toushe, Huanhu, Erxi and Quxi Village.[2][permanent dead link]

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