Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung, with almost 2.8 million inhabitants in 2019, is the third most populated city in after and . It in the south of the island on the west coast.
Photo: 毛貓大少爺, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Notable Places in the Area

Museum
The National Science and Technology Museum is a museum of applied science and technology in , Kaohsiung, . Photo: 微型樂園 micro playground, CC BY 2.0.

Theatre
The is a cultural center located in of Kaohsiung, . Photo: 龍本, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Historic building
The Kaohsiung Vision Museum is a museum in , Kaohsiung, . Photo: 象心力, CC BY-SA 3.0.

University
The , founded in 1967, is a public university located in , Kaohsiung, . Photo: Luuva, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Suburb
is a district of Kaohsiung, . Photo: mach cannon, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Suburb
is a district located in southern Kaohsiung, . Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Suburb
is a district of Kaohsiung, . Photo: 毛貓大少爺, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Kaohsiung

Latitude
22.6203° or 22° 37' 13.2" north
Longitude
120.312° or 120° 18' 43.3" east
Open Location Code
7QJ2J8C6+4R
Population
2,780,000
IATA airport code
KHH
United Nations Location Code
TW KHH
Elevation
9 metres (30 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 60655691
Geo­Names ID
1673820
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Kaohsiung
  • Arabic: Kaohsiung
  • Arabic: كاوهسيونغ
  • Armenian: Գաոսյուն
  • Basque: Kaohsiung
  • Bengali: কোসিয়োং শহর
  • Bulgarian: Гаосюн
  • Burmese: ကောင်းရှုံမြို့
  • Catalan: Kaohsiung
  • Cebuano: Kaohsiung (kapital sa lalawigan)
  • Cebuano: Kaohsiung (lalawigan)
  • Cebuano: Kaohsiung
  • Chechen: Гаосюн
  • Chinese: Gāoxióng
  • Chinese: Ko-hiông-chhī
  • Chinese: 打狗
  • Chinese: 打鼓
  • Chinese: 港都
  • Chinese:
  • Chinese: 高雄
  • Chinese: 高雄市
  • Czech: Gaoxiong
  • Czech: Kao-siung
  • Czech: Kaohsiung
  • Danish: Kaohsiung
  • Dutch: Gaoxiong
  • Dutch: Kao-hsiung
  • Dutch: Kaohsiung
  • Dutch: Kaosiung
  • Dutch: Kau-sjioeng
  • Egyptian Arabic: كاوهسيونج
  • English: Gaoxiong
  • English: Kaohsiung City
  • English: Takao
  • Esperanto: Kaoŝiung
  • Esperanto: Kaoŝiungo
  • Finnish: Kaohsiung
  • French: Kaohsiung
  • French: Kaohsiung City
  • French: Kaoshiung
  • Galician: Kaohsiung
  • Gan Chinese: 高雄市
  • Georgian: კაოჰსიუნგი
  • German: Gaoxiong
  • German: Kaohsiung
  • German: Kaoshiung
  • German: TW-KHH
  • German: 高雄
  • Greek: Καοσιούνγκ
  • Gujarati: કાઊશુંગ શહેર
  • Gujarati: કાઓશિયાંગ શહેર
  • Hakka Chinese: Kô-hiùng-sṳ
  • Hakka Chinese: Kô-hiùng
  • Hakka Chinese: Kô-kiùng-sṳ
  • Hausa: Kaohsiung
  • Hausa: Kô-hiùng-sṳ
  • Hebrew: גאושיונג
  • Hindi: कओसिउंग शहर
  • Hindi: काऊशुंग सिटी
  • Hindi: कौश्यींग
  • Hungarian: Kaohsziung
  • Icelandic: Kaohsiung
  • Indonesian: Kaohsiung
  • Indonesian: Kota Kaohsiung
  • Interlingue: Kaohsiung
  • Italian: Gāoxióng
  • Italian: Kao-hsiung
  • Italian: Kaohsiung
  • Japanese: たかお
  • Japanese: たかおし
  • Japanese: たかを
  • Japanese: カォシュン
  • Japanese: カオシュン
  • Japanese: 台湾の大阪
  • Japanese: 打狗
  • Japanese: 港都
  • Japanese: 高雄市
  • Kannada: ಕಾಒಹ್ಸ್ಯುಂಗ್
  • Kannada: ಕಾವೊಹ್ಸುಂಗ್ ನಗರ
  • Kirghiz: Гаосун
  • Korean: 가오슝
  • Korean: 가오슝 시
  • Korean: 가오슝시
  • Korean: 고웅
  • Korean: 고웅시
  • Korean: 카오슝
  • Korean: 카오슝 시
  • Latvian: Gaosjuna
  • Latvian: Gaosjunas speciālā municipalitāte
  • Literary Chinese: 高雄市
  • Lithuanian: Gaosiongas
  • Lithuanian: Gaosiunas
  • Lithuanian: Gaosiungas
  • Lithuanian: Gaoxiong
  • Lithuanian: Kaohsiung
  • Luxembourgish: Kaohsiung
  • Macedonian: Гаосјунг
  • Malay: Kaohsiung
  • Malayalam: കൗഷ്യിംഗ്
  • Marathi: काऊशुंग शहर
  • Min Dong Chinese: Gŏ̤-hṳ̀ng
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ko-hiông-chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Ko-hiông Chhī
  • Min Nan Chinese: Kohiongchhi
  • Mongolian: Гаошюн
  • Norwegian: Kaohsiung
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Gaoxiung
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Kaohsiung
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Gaoxiung
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Kaohsiung
  • Occitan (post 1500): Gaoxiong
  • Occitan (post 1500): Kaohsiung
  • Panjabi: ਕਾਓਸੀਅੰਗ
  • Persian: کائوهسیونگ
  • Persian: کاوهسیونگ
  • Polish: Gaoxiong
  • Polish: Kaohsiung
  • Polish: Kaosiung
  • Portuguese: Kaohsiung
  • Quechua: Kau-hiyun
  • Romanian: Kaohsiung
  • Russian: Гаосюн
  • Russian: Каосюн
  • Sakizaya: Takaw
  • Scots: Kaohsiung
  • Sinhala: කාඕසියුන්ග් නගරය
  • Sinhala: කොසියුන්ග්
  • Slovak: Kao-siung
  • Slovak: Kaohsiung
  • Somali: Kaohsiung
  • Spanish: Gaoxiong
  • Spanish: Kao-hiong
  • Spanish: Kao hiong
  • Spanish: Kaohsiung
  • Spanish: Takau
  • Swahili: Kaohsiung
  • Swedish: Gaoxiong
  • Swedish: Kaohsiung
  • Tagalog: Kaohsiung
  • Tamil: கவஹ்ஸியுங் நகரம்
  • Tamil: கோஷிங் நகரம்
  • Telugu: కావోోసియంగ్ నగరం
  • Telugu: కావోోసియంగ్ సిటీ
  • Thai: มณฑลเกาซุง
  • Thai: เกาซุง
  • Thai: เกาสุง
  • Thai: เกาสฺยง
  • Thai: เซ็นทรัลดิวิชั่น
  • Thai: เมืองเกาซุง
  • Tibetan: ཀའོ་ཞུང་གྲོང་ཁྱེར།
  • Turkish: Kaohsiung
  • Uighur: Gawshyung
  • Uighur: گاۋشيۇڭ
  • Ukrainian: Гаосюн
  • Urdu: کائوسیونگ شہر
  • Vietnamese: Cao Hùng
  • Vietnamese: Kaohsiung
  • Waray (Philippines): Kaohsiung
  • Welsh: Kaohsiung
  • Wu Chinese: 打狗
  • Wu Chinese: 打鼓
  • Wu Chinese: 港都
  • Wu Chinese: 高雄
  • Wu Chinese: 高雄市
  • Yue Chinese: 高雄市
  • Zhuang: Gauhyungz
  • Gaosyongshih
  • Gaoxiongshi
  • Kao-hsiung-shih
  • 高雄巿

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