Linghai

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Not to be confused with Linhai.
Linghai
凌海市
County-level city
Location of the city
Location of the city
Linghai is located in Liaoning
Linghai
Linghai
Location in Liaoning
Coordinates: 41°10′N 121°21′E / 41.167°N 121.350°E / 41.167; 121.350Coordinates: 41°10′N 121°21′E / 41.167°N 121.350°E / 41.167; 121.350
Country People's Republic of China
Province Liaoning
Prefecture-level city Jinzhou
City seat Dalinghe Subdistrict
Area
 • Total 2,862 km2 (1,105 sq mi)
Elevation 19 m (64 ft)
Population
 • Total 620,000
 • Density 220/km2 (560/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 121200

Linghai (Chinese: 凌海; pinyin: Línghǎi) is a county-level city in the west of Liaoning province, Northeast China. It was called Jinxian or Jin County (Chinese: 锦县) until 1993, when it was upgraded to a city and renamed Linghai. Lying on the west (right) bank of the Daling River (大凌河), which flows into the Liaodong Bay near the city, it is under the administration of the prefecture-level city of Jinzhou, the seat of which is 21 kilometres (13 mi).

Administrative Divisions[edit]

There are 3 subdistricts, 11 towns, 7 townships, and 1 ethnic township under the city's administration.[1]

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