Hsinchu County

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Hsinchu County
新竹縣

Hsinchu County emblem

Abbreviation: Zhu (竹縣)

CapitalJhubei City
Region Northwestern Taiwan
County magistrateCheng Yung-chin (鄭永金)

Area

Ranked 12 of 18

 - Total
 - % water

1,427.59 km²
?%

Population

Ranked 13 of 18

 - Total (April 2004)
 - Density

461,566
323/km²

Cities: 1
Townships:12
County flower:Camellia
County tree:Broad-leaved Podocarpus (Decussocarpus nagi)
County bird:Muller's Barbet (Megalaima oorti)
Image:Hsinchu_County_location.png



Hsinchu County (新竹縣, pinyin: Xīnzhú Xiàn, Taiwanese: Sin-tek-kōan) is a county in northwestern Taiwan.

Administration

Hsinchu County controls one township-level city (縣轄市), three urban townships (鎮), and nine rural townships (鄉).

See also: Political divisions of the Republic of China

Tongyong Pinyin Hanzi Wade-Giles Hanyu Pinyin Taiwanese
Jhubei City 竹北 Chu2-pei3 Zhúbeǐ
Guansi 關西 Kuan1-hsi1 Guānxī
Sinpu 新埔 Hsin1-p'u3 Xīnpǔ
Jhudong 竹東 Chu2-tung1 Zhúdōng
Hukou 湖口 Hu2-k'ou3 Húkǒu
Hengshan 橫山 Heng2-shan1 Héngshān
Sinfong 新豐 Hsin1-feng1 Xīnfēng
Cyonglin 芎林 Chiung2-lin2 Qiónglín
Baoshan 寶山 Pao3-shan1 Baǒshān
Beipu 北埔 Pei3-p'u3 Běipǔ
Emei 峨眉 E2(or O2)-mei2 Éméi
Jianshih 尖石 Chien1-shih2 Jiānshí
Wufong 五峰 Wu3-feng1 Wǔfēng

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