TAIXI TOWNSHIP or TAISI TOWNSHIP (Chinese : 臺西鄕; Hanyu
Táixī Xiāng; Tongyong
Pinyin : Táisi Siang;
T'ai-hsi Hsiang), is a rural township in
Yunlin County ,
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Taixi's coastal waters were traditionally used in oyster farming , but in 1991 they were zoned for offshore industrial use.
As of December 2016, Taixi had 8,727 households and a total population of 24,212, including 11,244 females and 12,968 males.
The township comprises 15 villages: Fuqi, Gwanghua, Haibei, Haikou, Hainan, Hefeng, Niuxi, Quanzhou, Shanliao, Taixi, Wengang, Wugang, Wuxiang, Xiding and Yongfeng.
The township produces radishes .
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Up to 70 percent of the residents o