Huainan

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Huainan
淮南市
Prefecture-level city
Huainan June 2005 02.jpg
Location of Huainan City jurisdiction in Anhui
Location of Huainan City jurisdiction in Anhui
Country People's Republic of China
Province Anhui
County-level divisions 6
Township-level divisions 66
Municipal seat Tianjia'an District
(32°37′N 116°59′E / 32.617°N 116.983°E / 32.617; 116.983)
Government
 • CPC Secretary Yang Zhenchao (杨振超)
 • Mayor Cao Yong (曹勇)
Area
 • Prefecture-level city 2,526 km2 (975 sq mi)
 • Urban 1,526 km2 (589 sq mi)
 • Metro 1,919 km2 (741 sq mi)
Population (2010 census)
 • Prefecture-level city 2,333,896
 • Density 920/km2 (2,400/sq mi)
 • Urban 1,666,826
 • Urban density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
 • Metro 1,938,212
 • Metro density 1,000/km2 (2,600/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Area code(s) 554
License Plate Prefix D

Huainan (Chinese: 淮南; pinyin: Huáinán) is a prefecture-level city with 2,334,000 inhabitants in central Anhui Province, People’s Republic of China. It borders the provincial capital of Hefei to the south, Lu’an to the southwest, Fuyang to the west, Bozhou to the northwest, Bengbu to the northeast and Chuzhou to the east. Its built up area is home to 1,938,212 inhabitants in 2010 spread out on 4 districts (Tianjia'an, Datong, Xiejiaji, Bagongshan and 1 county Fengtai) nowadays in agglomeration.

Administration[edit]

The prefecture-level city of Huainan administers six county-level divisions, including five districts and one county.

These are further divided into 66 township-level divisions, including 24 towns, 23 townships and 19 subdistricts.

Economy[edit]

Summer in Huainan.
Pedestrian Bridge at Huainan

Huainan is a major production center for coal, with an output of 43.28 million tons in 2006.

The city hosted the 17th China Tofu Cultural Festival on September 15–17, 2010, including the National Bean Products Exhibition.[1]

Education[edit]

The key high school Huainan No.1 high school(For liberal arts) Huainan No.2 high school(For science) Huainan No.5 high school(For science) Huainan No.4 high school(For Art and Sports)

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