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Hualien County

Hualien
EnglishnameHualien County
Chinesename花蓮縣
FlagHualien County flag.png
EmblemHualien_County_emblem.gif
AbbreviationHualien (花蓮)
County SeatHualien City
RegionEastern Taiwan
CountymagistrateFu, Kun-Chi (傅琨萁)
Totalarea4,628.57141
Arearank1
Percentwater1.0
Totalpop340,794 (March 2010)
Poprank20
Density73.63
Citiesno1
Townshipno12
CountyflowerLotus (Nymphaeaceae)
CountytreePeepul (Ficus religiosa)
CountybirdMaroon Oriole (Oriolus traillii)

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Hualien County is the largest county in Taiwan and is located on the mountainous eastern coast of Taiwan. It contains the island's largest port. It is the starting point of the Hualien-Taitung Line and the terminal point of North-Link Line of TRA. For the Provincial highway System, Hualien has the connection of Suhua Highway, Huatung Highway, Hualien-Taitung Coast Highway and the Central Cross-Island Highway. Hualien County also contains part of Taroko National Park and Yushan National Park.

The seat of Hualien County is Hualien City.


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