Huiyang District

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Huiyang
惠阳区
District
Huiyang is located in Guangdong
Huiyang
Huiyang
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°47′20″N 114°28′18″E / 22.78889°N 114.47167°E / 22.78889; 114.47167Coordinates: 22°47′20″N 114°28′18″E / 22.78889°N 114.47167°E / 22.78889; 114.47167
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Prefecture-level city Huizhou
Population 558,000
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Huiyang District (Chinese Postal Map Romanisation: Waiyeung; simplified Chinese: 惠阳区; traditional Chinese: 惠陽區; pinyin: Huìyáng Qū; Jyutping: wai6joeng4 keoi1 is a district of Huizhou, Guangdong province, People's Republic of China. It was renamed in 2003 amid the restructuring of districts and counties in the Huizhou. Formerly named Huiyang city (county level), its size shrank after the restructuring with several towns incorporated into the Huicheng district of the Huizhou.