Conghua District

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Conghua
从化区
District
The Tower of Tropic of Cancer
The Tower of Tropic of Cancer
  Conghua in Guangzhou
  Conghua in Guangzhou
Coordinates: 23°39′N 113°40′E / 23.650°N 113.667°E / 23.650; 113.667Coordinates: 23°39′N 113°40′E / 23.650°N 113.667°E / 23.650; 113.667
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Sub-provincial city Guangzhou
Area
 • Total 1,974.5 km2 (762.4 sq mi)
Population (2006)
 • Total 543,377
 • Density 280/km2 (710/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 510900
Area code(s) 020
Website www.conghua.gov.cn
Conghua District
Traditional Chinese 從化區
Simplified Chinese 从化区
Guangdong Romanization cung4 fa3 kêu1
Hanyu Pinyin Cónghuà Qū
Alternative Chinese name
Traditional Chinese 從化
Simplified Chinese 从化
Guangdong Romanization cung4 fa3
Hanyu Pinyin Cónghuà
Postal Map Tsungfa

Conghua District, is a district of Guangzhou in central Guangdong province, People's Republic of China. Conghua[1] connects the Pearl River Delta with the mountainous area in the North of Guangdong province. It is known for hot springs [2] and lychees.[3] On 12 February 2014, It was upgraded from a county-level city to a district under the jurisdiction of Guangzhou.[4]

It covers an area of 1,984 km2 (766 sq mi), with a population of 600,000. Its GDP is RMB10.369 billion (US$2,360 per person).

Administrative divisions[edit]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin
Jiekou Subdistrict 街口街道 Jiēkǒu Jiēdào
Chengjiao Subdistrict 城郊街道 Chéngjiāo Jiēdào
Jiangbu Subdistrict 江埔街道 Jiāngbù Jiēdào
Wenquan Town 温泉镇 Wēnquán Zhèn
Liangkou Town 良口镇 Liángkǒu Zhèn
Lütian Town 吕田镇 Lǚtián Zhèn
Taiping Town 太平镇 Tàipíng Zhèn
Aotou Town 鳌头镇 Áotóu Zhèn

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