Gushan District

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Gushan

鼓山區
Gushan District [1]
Kaohsiung City Shoushan.JPG
Gushan District in Kaohsiung City
Gushan District in Kaohsiung City
CountryTaiwan
RegionSouthern Taiwan
Population
(January 2016)
 • Total136,679
WebsiteOfficial Website (in Chinese)

Gushan District (Chinese: 鼓山區; pinyin: Gǔshān Qū; Wade–Giles: Ku3-shan1 Ch'ü1) is district of Kaohsiung City, Taiwan.[2]

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district consists of Gufeng, Xiongfeng, Qianfeng, Guangrong, Minzu, Neiwei, Jianguo, Zhongzheng, Zijiang, Longjing, Zhengde, Pinghe, Minjiang, Housheng, Longzi, Longshui, Mingcheng, Huafeng, Yuxing, Yufeng, Guyan, Shude, Baoshu, Xingzong, Guanghua, Shanxia, Hebian, Luchuan, Dengshan, Fengnan, Lixing, Xinmin, Yanping, Weisheng, Huian, Shoushan, Shaochuantou and Taoyuan Village.[3]

Politics[edit]

The representative for Gushan on the city council is Lee Chiao-Ju.[4]

Education[edit]

Universities[edit]

Schools[edit]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Transportation[edit]

Railway[edit]

Rapid transit[edit]

Gushan is serviced by the Sizihwan Station of the Orange Line and the Aozihdi Station of Red Line of the KMRT.

Water[edit]

The Cijin Ferry is operated between Gushan District and Cijin District by the government owned Kaohsiung Haboursteam Company (高雄輪船公司) between 6:00 AM and midnight with a one-way ticket price of NT$10.

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Glossary of Names for Admin Divisions" (PDF). placesearch.moi.gov.tw. Ministry of Interior of the ROC. Retrieved 12 June 2015.[permanent dead link]
  2. ^ "http://gushan.kcg.gov.tw/english/introduction.php". External link in |title= (help)
  3. ^ https://www.cec.gov.tw/pc/en/TV/nm64000000200000000.html
  4. ^ "4.Members Introduction: Lee, Chiao-Ju". Kaohsiung City Council. Retrieved 22 February 2017.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 22°38′56″N 120°16′21″E / 22.64889°N 120.27250°E / 22.64889; 120.27250