Sha Tin District

Sha Tin District Overview

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Sha Tin District (Chinese: 沙田區; Cantonese Yale: Sātìhn kēui) is one of the 18 districts of Hong Kong. As one of the 9 districts located in the New Territories, it covers the areas of Sha Tin, Tai Wai, Ma On Shan, Fo Tan, Siu Lek Yuen and Ma Liu Shui. The district is the most populous district in Hong Kong, with a population of 659,794 as per 2016 census, having a larger population than many countries or dependencies including Iceland, Macau, Montenegro and Brunei.

Sha Tin District (Hong Kong) Travel Guide introduces useful travel information of Sha Tin District including travel tips, attractions, top things to do, tours, transportation, weather, climate, food, restaurants, accommodation, festivals, nightlife, activities, education, shopping, photos and maps.

The Sha Tin District covers approximately 69.4 km² (26.8 sq. mi), including Sha Tin New Town and several country parks. Built mostly on reclaimed land in Sha Tin Hoi, the well-developed Sha Tin New Town comprises mainly residential areas along the banks of the Shing Mun River Channel. In the early 1970s it was a rural township of about 30,000 people. After Sha Tin’s first public housing estate, Lek Yuen Estate, was completed in 1976, the settlement began to expand. Today, about 65% of the district’s population live in public rental housing, housing under Hong Kong’s Tenants Purchase Scheme, or Home Ownership Scheme.

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