|Country||People's Republic of China|
|Township-level divisions||13 towns
1 ethnic township
|• Total||836 km2 (323 sq mi)|
|Elevation||57 m (187 ft)|
|• Density||930/km2 (2,400/sq mi)|
|Time zone||China Standard (UTC+8)|
Gaocheng (Chinese: 藁城) is a county-level city under the administration of Shijiazhuang in southwestern Hebei province, People's Republic of China, on the upper reaches of the Hutuo River (滹沱河). The city has a total area of 836 square kilometres (323 sq mi) and in 2010 had a population of 743,000.
In 113 BCE, during the Western Han Dynasty, Cheng County (城縣) was established, and renamed as Gaocheng County (藁城縣) during the Yuan Dynasty. The present county-level city was established in July 1988.
There are 13 towns and 1 township.
- Lianzhou (廉州镇), Gangshang (岗上镇), Nandong (南董镇), Xing'an (兴安镇), Nanmeng (南孟镇), Meihua (梅花镇), Chang'an (常安镇), Zengcun (增村镇), Xiguan (西关镇), Zhangjiazhuang (张家庄镇), Jiashizhuang (贾市庄镇), Qiutou (丘头镇), Nanying (南营镇)
- Jiumen Hui Ethnic Township (九门回族乡)
- (Chinese) Gaocheng Window, official government page
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