Zhushan, Nantou

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Zhushan Township
竹山鎮
Urban township
Skyline of Zhushan Township竹山鎮
Zhushan Township in Nantou County
Zhushan Township in Nantou County
Location Nantou County, Taiwan
Area
 • Total 247 km2 (95 sq mi)
Population (July 2018)
 • Total 54,870
 • Density 220/km2 (580/sq mi)

Zhushan Township (Chinese: 竹山鎮; Hanyu Pinyin: Zhúshān Zhèn; Tongyong Pinyin: Jhúshan Jhèn; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Tek-san; literally: "Bamboo Mountain") is an urban township in the southwest part of Nantou County, Taiwan, and off the south shore of Zhuoshui River.

Geography[edit]

Population: 56,662 people

Administrative divisions[edit]

Zhushan, Zhongzheng, Zhongshan, Yunlin, Zhuwei, Guilin, Xiaping, Zhonghe, Zhongqi, Xiulin, Daan, Yanhe, Yanxiang, Yanzheng, Yanping, Yanshan, Shanchong, Sheliao, Zhongyang, Fuzhou, Tianzi, Huiyao, Dexing, Fuxing, Liyu, Pingding, Ruizhu and Tongtou Village.

Government agencies[edit]

Education[edit]

  • National Zhushan Senior High School

Tourist attractions[edit]

Events[edit]

  • Chien Chiao Ritual[1]

Transportation[edit]

Zhushan Bus Station
  • Railway: no through here, but can boarding the train at Ershui Station.
  • Highway: Tai 3 Line, through downtown of Zhushan
  • Formosa Freeway Nat'l No.3 Zhushan IC at 243.7 km.

References[edit]

  1. ^ Everington, Keoni (19 October 2017). "100-year temple festival coming to Nantou's Zhushan township next week". Taiwan News. Retrieved 19 October 2017. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 23°41′20″N 120°43′44″E / 23.68889°N 120.72889°E / 23.68889; 120.72889