Luzhou District (Chinese: 蘆洲區; Hanyu Pinyin: Lúzhōu Qū; Tongyong Pinyin: Lújhou Cyu; Pe̍h-ōe-jī: Lô·-chiu-khu) is an inner city district in northwestern New Taipei
(Republic of China
). It is the second smallest district in New Taipei City
after Yonghe District
Historically the area was called Lō·-chiu (鷺州) and Hê-siūⁿ-chiu (和尚州). Until the 25 December 2010 creation of New Taipei, Luzhou was itself a county-controlled city (蘆洲市; Lúzhōu Shì; Lô·-chiu Chhī; Postal map spelling: Luchou) in the former Taipei County.
It has an area of 7.4351 km² (2013) and a population of 199,234 people in 68,441 households (May 2014). Luzhou has the second highest population density in Taiwan (after Yonghe) and 13th in the World
, with over 26,600 people per km².
Forbidden City Museum
The Luzhou Line of the Taipei Metro serves Luzhou with three stations in the district.