Longgang District, Shenzhen

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Longgang
龙岗区
District
Shenzhendong Station
Shenzhendong Station
Location within Shenzhen City
Location within Shenzhen City
Longgang is located in Guangdong
Longgang
Longgang
Location in Guangdong
Coordinates: 22°43′13″N 114°14′51″E / 22.72028°N 114.24750°E / 22.72028; 114.24750Coordinates: 22°43′13″N 114°14′51″E / 22.72028°N 114.24750°E / 22.72028; 114.24750
Country People's Republic of China
Province Guangdong
Sub-provincial city Shenzhen
Area
 • Total 844.07 km2 (325.90 sq mi)
Population
 • Total 961,800
 • Density 1,100/km2 (3,000/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Website www.lg.gov.cn

Longgang District (simplified Chinese: 龙岗区; traditional Chinese: 龍崗區; pinyin: Lónggǎng Qū; Jyutping: lung4gong1 keoi1) is one of the eight districts of Shenzhen, People's Republic of China. It is located in north-east of Shenzhen. With an area of 844.07 square kilometres (325.90 sq mi), Longgang District is the largest district by area in Guangdong province. Population of the district is 961,800, of which 191,100 are registered residents.

Sub-districts[edit]

History[edit]

Longgang was established as a district on January 1, 1993.

Economy[edit]

  • Huawei is headquartered in Longgang District.[1]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Beaches[edit]

  • Ju Diao Sha 桔钓沙
  • Dong Chong 东冲
  • Xi Chong 西冲

Rivers[edit]

See also[edit]

Portal icon People's Republic of China portal

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Contact us." Huawei. Retrieved on February 4, 2009.

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