Gaocun, Wuqing

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Gaocun

高村镇
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Gaocun
Location in Tianjin
Coordinates: 39°38′19″N116°52′56″E / 39.6387°N 116.8823°E / 39.6387; 116.8823 Coordinates: 39°38′19″N116°52′56″E / 39.6387°N 116.8823°E / 39.6387; 116.8823
Country People's Republic of China
Direct-administered municipality Tianjin
District Wuqing
Elevation
12 m (39 ft)
Population
 (2000) [1]
  Total17,756
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)

Gaocun (simplified Chinese : 高村 ; traditional Chinese : 高村 ; pinyin :Gāocūn Zhèn), formerly Gaocun township (simplified Chinese : 高村 ; traditional Chinese : 高村 ; pinyin :Gāocūn Xiāng), [1] is an town in Wuqing District in the northwest of Tianjin Municipality. [2] It is located half-way between the city centres of Beijing and Tianjin at the Gaocun exit on the Jingjintang Expressway.

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Gaocun was promoted from village status to township status in 2013 at around the same time when the region underwent rapid development. Beijing Capital Land has invested billions of Chinese yuan into the Gaocun area by building a Science Park, [3] [4] an international school called Haileybury International School, [5] [6] Widsom Plaza and Jingjinhui entertainment complex. Two shopping malls are currently under construction. [7]

Administrative divisions

In 2017, Gaocun town incorporated the following residential communities and villages: [8]

Residential communities:

Villages:

Former villages: [9]

Lifestyle

Residential areas

Taitou residential compound is a lively community of around 1,000 Chinese residents and around 30 expatriate teachers employed by Haileybury International School.

Transportation

Residents use a combination of electric cars, hybrid vehicles, petrol cars, electric rickshaws and bicycles to commute around the local area.

Places of interest

Black sesame crop growing around Taitou Black sesame crop growing around Taitou.jpg
Black sesame crop growing around Taitou

Places of interest in Gaocun

Places of interest at Wisdom Plaza (under construction)

Places of interest in Taitou

Places of interest around rural Gaocun township

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