Sanzhi District

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Sanzhi

三芝區
Sanzhi District
Beach in Sanzhi
Beach in Sanzhi
Location of Sanzhi in New Taipei City
Location of Sanzhi in New Taipei City
Coordinates: 25°14′12″N 121°31′31″E / 25.23667°N 121.52528°E / 25.23667; 121.52528Coordinates: 25°14′12″N 121°31′31″E / 25.23667°N 121.52528°E / 25.23667; 121.52528
CountryRepublic of China (Taiwan)
RegionNorthern Taiwan
Special municipalityNew Taipei City
Area
 • Total65.9968 km2 (25.4815 sq mi)
Population
(January 2016)
 • Total23,452
Time zoneUTC+8 (CST)
Postal code
252
Area code(s)02
Websitehttp://www.sanzhi.ntpc.gov.tw
Sanzhi District
Chinese三芝區

Sanzhi District (Chinese: 三芝區; pinyin: Sānzhī Qū) is a rural district in northern New Taipei, Taiwan. It is notable as the hometown of the former president Lee Teng-hui.

History[edit]

During the period of Japanese rule, Sanshi Village (三芝庄), and was governed under Tamsui District (淡水郡) of Taihoku Prefecture.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Baxian, Putou, Guzhuang, Xinzhuang, Puping, Maozhang, Hengshan, Xiban, Houcuo, Fude, Yuanshan, Dianzi and Xinghua Village.

Education[edit]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Transportation[edit]

The main road route through Sanzhi is the Provincial Highway No. 2. There are also a number of county-level highways within the district.

Notable natives[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "江文也 (Jiang Wen-ye)" (in Chinese). Sanzhi District Government.

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