Jingkou District

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Country China
Province Jiangsu
Prefecture Zhenjiang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Jingkou (simplified Chinese: 京口区; traditional Chinese: 京口區; pinyin: jīng kǒu qū), the ancient name for Zhenjiang, Jiangsu Province, is now a district of the city of Zhenjiang. Jingkou originally marked the meeting place of the Yangtze River and the Grand Canal.

The district has an area of 115 km2 and a population of 410,000 people. The postal code for Jingkou is 212001 and the telephone code is 0511.

Coordinates: 32°11′53″N 119°28′10″E / 32.19806°N 119.46944°E / 32.19806; 119.46944