Xinwu District, Taoyuan
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|• Mayor||Xu Tongzhi|
|• Total||85.0166 km2 (32.8251 sq mi)|
|Population (January 2016)|
|• Density||570/km2 (1,500/sq mi)|
|Website||www.xinwu.tycg.gov.tw (in Chinese)|
- Area: 85.02 square kilometres (32.83 sq mi)
- Population: 48,469 (January 2016)
Xinwu District accounts for almost 7% of Taoyuan's total land area and is the city's 6th largest district. Local industries include agriculture, fisheries, and livestock. 90% of Xinwu residents are Hakka.
Many rivers flow through the district, including the Shezih, Sinwu, Foshing, Fusing and Houhu.
Xinwu, Xinsheng, Houhu, Qinghua, Shilei, Tungming, Shezi, Puding, Jiudou, Touzhou, Dapo, Wangjian, Houzhuang, Kejian, Shenzun, Kanglang, Bengang, Yongan, Yongxing, Xiapu, Shipai, Xiatian and Chilan Village.
Xinwu has eleven elementary schools, three junior high schools, and one high school. It also has one district nursery, three kindergartens, other private kindergartens, and a district library.
- Tianhou or Mazu Temple, boasting the tallest Mazu statue in the world
- Xinwu Rice Story House
- Changshiang Education Farm
- Fengtian Health Farm
- Jiudou Mulberry Garden
- Jiudou Village Recreational Farm
- Longshen Pitaya Farm
- Power Farm
- Sinwu Chinese Mesona Production and Marketing Group
- Sinwu Flower Leisure Park
- Sinwu Lotus Garden
- Sinwu Township Organic Rice Amusement Park
- Wangjian Hakka Rice Food Production Center
Xinwu is served by Xinwu Bus Station and Provincial Highway No. 66.
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