Nanzhuang

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Coordinates: 24°34′12″N 121°00′57″E / 24.569919°N 121.015724°E / 24.569919; 121.015724

Nanzhuang Township
南庄鄉

Nanchuang; Nanjhuang
An alley in the old town of Nanzhuang Township
An alley in the old town of Nanzhuang Township
Nanzhuang Township in Miaoli County
Nanzhuang Township in Miaoli County
LocationMiaoli County, Taiwan
Area
 • Total165 km2 (64 sq mi)
Population
 (July 2018)
 • Total10,156
 • Density62/km2 (160/sq mi)
Nanzhuang Township
Chinese南庄鄉
Hanyu PinyinNánzhuāng Xiāng
Wade–GilesNan2-chuang1 Hsiang1
Pha̍k-fa-sṳNàm-chông-hiông
Hokkien POJLâm-chng-hiong

Nanzhuang Township[1] is a rural township in Miaoli County, Taiwan.

It has a population total of 10,381 (January 2017)[2] and an area of 165.49 square kilometres (63.90 sq mi). The population consists of Hakkas and the indigenous Saisiyat people.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The township comprises nine villages: Nanfu, Nanjiang, Penglai, Shishan, Tianmei, Tung, Tunghe, Xi and Yuanlin.[2]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Shitoushan in Nanzhuang Township

Transportation[edit]

  • Kaohsiung Xiao-Gang Airport
  • Guo-Guang Motor Transit Company

Notable natives[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 臺灣地區鄉鎮市區級以上行政區域名稱中英對照表 Glossary of Names for Administrative Divisions. Ministry of the Interior. 26 March Minguo 104 (2015). Retrieved 1 July 2018. ‹See Tfd›(in Chinese)
  2. ^ a b 106年一月份人口統計下載區 [January 2017 Population Statistic Downloads]. mlhr.miaoli.gov.tw (in Chinese). Miaoli County Government Household Registration Service. January 2017. Retrieved 2017-02-25.
  3. ^ http://miaolitravel.net/mainweb/article.aspx?Lang=2&Sno=03004314&ET=%&ST=%&KW=&P=1

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