Gaizhou

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Gaizhou
盖州市
County-level city
Location of the county
Location of the county
Gaizhou is located in Liaoning
Gaizhou
Gaizhou
Location in Liaoning
Coordinates: 40°24′N 122°21′E / 40.400°N 122.350°E / 40.400; 122.350
Country People's Republic of China
Province Liaoning
Prefecture-level city Yingkou
Elevation 9.1 m (30 ft)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Gaizhou (simplified Chinese: 盖州; traditional Chinese: 蓋州; pinyin: Gàizhōu), formerly Gaixian or Gai County, is a county-level city in Liaoning province, Northeast China. It is under the administration of Yingkou City, which lies 31 kilometres (19 mi) to the north-northwest, and is located at the northwest end of the Liaodong Peninsula near the northeast coast of the Bohai Sea.

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are 6 subdistricts, 18 towns, and 3 townships under the city's administration.[1]

Subdistricts:

Towns:

Townships:

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Coordinates: 40°24′N 122°21′E / 40.400°N 122.350°E / 40.400; 122.350