Sky Lantern Festival in Pingxi District
Pingxi District in New Taipei City
|Country||Republic of China (Taiwan)|
|Special municipality||New Taipei City|
|o Total||71.34 km2 (27.54 sq mi)|
Pingxi District (Chinese: ; pinyin: ; Wade-Giles: P'ing2-hsi1 Ch'ü1; Pe?h-?e-j?: Pêng-khoe-khu, Pêng-khe-khu; also spelled Pinghsi), is a rural district in New Taipei, Taiwan. The source of the Keelung River is in Jingtong, which is inside Pingxi District. It was an important coal mining town in the early 20th century.