|Sanmin District |
Sanmin District in Kaohsiung City
|Population (January 2016)|
|Website||Official Website (in Chinese)|
During the Ming dynasty, the Wang, Tsai, and Cheng families built houses in the area to farm the land. The area was thus named Sankuaicu (三塊厝; "Three Houses"). After the handover of Taiwan from Japan to the Republic of China, the area was renamed Sanmin to set a good example.
The current population of Sanmin District is 358,081 people, consisting of 176,811 males and 181,270 females.
As of August 2006, Sanmin District has 87 villages; which are divided into 1,749 neighborhoods; which are further sub-divided into 125,561 households.
- Kaohsiung Medical University
- National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences
- Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages
- Former Tangrong Brick Kiln
- Jhongdou Wetlands Park
- Jinshi Lake
- Kaohsiung Hakka Cultural Museum
- Kaohsiung Vision Museum
- National Science and Technology Museum
- Sanfong Central Street
- Sankuaicuo Station
- Tower of Light
- "Glossary of Names for Admin Divisions" (PDF). placesearch.moi.gov.tw. Ministry of Interior of the ROC. Retrieved 12 June 2015.
- "Sanmin District Office Kaohsiung City".
- "学校紹介" (Archive). Kaohsiung Japanese School. November 21, 2001. Retrieved on April 10, 2015. "学校の住所 中華民国台湾高雄市三民区河北一路１８号"
- Wu, Yuwei (吳宇惟). "高雄日僑學校向舊校舍道別，邁入新生活" (Archive). Kaohsiung City Government Education Bureau (高雄市政府教育局). Retrieved on April 10, 2015. "103年7月19日，高雄日僑學校正式向舊校舍道別，在這屋簷下歷經了無數次的歡樂始業式、也歡送了無數屆學生畢業，43年的春夏秋冬中學生們來來去去，唯有校舍見證了老師與同學們的歡笑與甘苦。向它道別，必然帶著不捨與惆悵心情，故在遷校前夕，畢業生、以前的家長及同學們，大家齊聚一堂，或撿拾校園中的落葉、或拿回自己名字的名牌、或拍下充滿回憶的校園一角，共同拾取點點滴滴的珍貴回憶。"
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