Twitter Facebook Google Plus Linkedin

Taiwan overview

Taiwan is a country in Asia and his population is 22,894,384 inhabitants over an area of 35,980 km2. Taiwan capital is Taipei and his main time zone (in capitale) is Asia/Taipei.

Taiwan iso 3166 codes are TW (alpha-2), TWN (alpha-3) and 158 (numeric). Taiwan FIPS code is TW. Taiwan currency is Dollar and the dialing code is +886.

Taiwan postal format is : 999 99 (Postal code).

Administrative divisions in Taiwan : 3 Provincial Cities, 14 Counties, 5 Special Municipalities, 1 Disputed islands.

Largest cities in Taiwan are : Taipei, Kaohsiung, Taichung, Tainan, Banqiao, Hsinchu, Taoyuan City, Keelung, Hualien City, Yuanlin.

Local time :
Local time
Capital :
Population :
Area :
35,980 km2
Iso code :
dialing code :
Currency :

Largest cities in Taiwan

Iso codesTW / TWN / 158
Time zoneAsia/Taipei
Total area35,980 km2
Dialing code+886
Postal format 999 99
GDP485 billion dollars
GDP per capita21,171 dollars
Neighbours countries

Taiwan administrative levels

Administrative nameAdmin levelTotal
Provincial Cities Level 13
Counties Level 114
Special Municipalities Level 15
Disputed islands Level 11

Spoken languages in Taiwan

Airports near Taipei (Capital of Taiwan)

Taipei Songshan AirportTaipei City3 km
Taoyuan Air BaseTaoyuan City29 km
Taiwan Taoyuan International AirportTaipei30 km
Longtan Air BaseLongtan Township37 km
Hsinchu Air BaseHsinchu City65 km
Hualien AirportHualien City114 km
Taichung Ching Chuang Kang AirportTaichung City127 km
Matsu Nangan AirportNangang Island201 km
Matsu Beigan AirportBeigan Island202 km
Chiayi AirportChiayi City211 km

Taiwan first administrative level

Largest cities in Taiwan

CityPopulationDistance from Taipei
Taipei7,871,9000 km
Kaohsiung1,519,711298 km
Taichung1,040,725132 km
Tainan771,235265 km
Banqiao543,3428 km
Hsinchu404,10963 km
Taoyuan City402,01424 km
Keelung397,51523 km
Hualien City350,468119 km
Yuanlin124,725155 km
Taitung City109,584258 km
Nantou105,682154 km
Douliu104,723180 km
Yilan94,18839 km
Puli86,406133 km
Daxi84,54930 km
Magong56,435257 km
Donggang48,100308 km
Jincheng37,507332 km
Hengchun31,288348 km
Zhongxing New Village25,549148 km
Lugu19,599165 km
Yujing16,597240 km
Pizitou5,000206 km
Taoyuan022 km
Taitung0258 km
Taibao0215 km
Xinying0230 km
Fengyuan0121 km
Pingtung0285 km
Miaoli090 km
Fengshan0295 km
Xindian010 km
Zhubei058 km
Jiayi Shi0206 km
Chang-hua0146 km
Nangan0202 km

Photos under copyright -