Hongta District

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Hongta District
Location of Hongta District (pink) and Yuxi Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of Hongta District (pink) and Yuxi Prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Yuxi City
Area
 • Total 1,004 km2 (388 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 380,000
 • Density 380/km2 (980/sq mi)
Postal code 653100
Area code(s) 0877
Website http://www.hongta.gov.cn/
Yunnan e-Portal

Hongta District (Chinese: 红塔区; Pinyin: Hóngtǎ Qū) is the main district of Yuxi, Yunnan Province, China.

Government[edit]

The county government of Yuxi City is seated in Hongta District.

Ethnic groups[edit]

The Yuxi City Almanac (1993:189) lists the following ethnic groups.

  • Yi
    • Naisupo 乃苏泼 (in the east)
    • Niesupo 聂苏泼 (in the west)
    • Lalu 腊鲁
    • Sani 撒尼
    • Bula 卜拉
    • Xiangtang 香堂
    • Ache 阿车
  • Bai (Sadu)
  • Hani: pop. 972 (1987), in Meichong village 梅冲村,[1] Hongta District

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Coordinates: 24°20′56″N 102°31′50″E / 24.34889°N 102.53056°E / 24.34889; 102.53056