The Tajik Autonomous Region of Taxkorgan is an autonomous district of the Tajiks in the district of Kaxgar in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region of the People's Republic of China. It has an area of ​​24,088.82 km². In 2008 he counted about 40,000 inhabitants, mainly Tajiks, Kyrgyz, Uighurs, Han and Hui. Its main town is the municipality of Taxkorgan (塔什库尔干 镇), which lies 1,765 km from Urumqi.