Yong'an District

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Coordinates: 22°49′22″N 120°13′37″E / 22.822707°N 120.226967°E / 22.822707; 120.226967

Yongan

永安區

Yong'an District [1]
Yongan District in Kaohsiung City
Yongan District in Kaohsiung City
CountryTaiwan
RegionSouthern Taiwan
Population
 (January 2016)
 • Total14,118
WebsiteOfficial Website (in Chinese)
Yongan District office

Yongan District[2] (Chinese: 永安; pinyin: Yǒng'ān Qū) is a coastal suburban district of Kaohsiung City in southern Taiwan.[3]

History[edit]

After the handover of Taiwan from Japan to the Republic of China in 1945, Yong'an was organized as a rural township of Kaohsiung County. On 25 December 2010, Kaohsiung County was merged with Kaohsiung City and Yong'an was upgraded to a district of the city.

Administrative divisions[edit]

The district consists of Yongan, Yonghua, Xingang, Yantian, Baoning and Weixin Village.[4]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Infrastructure[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "Glossary of Names for Admin Divisions" (PDF). placesearch.moi.gov.tw. Ministry of Interior of the ROC. Retrieved 12 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Yongan District Office Kaohsiung City". Retrieved 17 July 2019.
  3. ^ "Yungan District Office, Kaohsiung City". Yungan.gov.tw. Retrieved 2014-05-01.
  4. ^ https://www.cec.gov.tw/pc/en/TV/nm64000002700000000.html
  5. ^ "The Old House of Huang Family". Yongan District Office, Kaohsiung City - Traditional Architecture. Retrieved 2 July 2016.

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