Yancheng District, Kaohsiung

Yancheng District [1]

Yancheng District in Kaohsiung City
Coordinates: TW 22°38′N 120°18′E / 22.633°N 120.300°E / 22.633; 120.300Coordinates: TW 22°38′N 120°18′E / 22.633°N 120.300°E / 22.633; 120.300
Country Taiwan
Region Southern Taiwan
Population (January 2016)
  Total 24,997
Website Official Website (Chinese)
Yancheng District office

Yancheng District (Chinese: 鹽埕區; pinyin: Yánchéng Qū; Wade–Giles: Yen2-ch'eng2 Ch'ü1) is a district in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan. It is the smallest district in Kaohsiung City. It has the least populous district of Kaohsiung since 2004. Yancheng District is also an old town of Kaohsiung.[2]


Administrative divisions

Yancheng district consists of 21 villages.

Tourist attractions


The district is accessible from Yanchengpu Station of the Kaohsiung Mass Rapid Transit.

See also

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  1. "Glossary of Names for Admin Divisions" (PDF). placesearch.moi.gov.tw. Ministry of Interior of the ROC. Retrieved 12 June 2015.
  2. 高雄市鹽埕區公所 (14 November 0101). "高雄市鹽埕區公所". Check date values in: |date= (help)
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