Longgang District, Shenzhen

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Longgang
龙岗区
District
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 1,831,225
 • Density 2,200/km2 (5,600/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 ten districts of Shenzhen, China. It is located in northeastern Shenzhen. With an area of 844.07 square kilometres (325.90 sq mi), Longgang District is the largest district by area in Guangdong province. The population of the district is 1,831,225.

Subdistricts[edit]

Name Chinese (S) Hanyu Pinyin Population (2010)[1]
Longcheng Subdistrict 龙城街道 Lóngchéng Jiēdào 260,696
Longgang Subdistrict 龙岗街道 Lónggǎng Jiēdào 215,273
Henggang Subdistrict 坑梓街道 Hénggǎng Jiēdào 94,801
Buji Subdistrict 布吉街道 Bùjí Jiēdào 359,770
Bantian Subdistrict 坂田街道 Bǎntián Jiēdào 221767
Nanwan Subdistrict 南湾街道 Nánwān Jiēdào 197,431
Pinghu Subdistrict 平湖街道 Pínghú Jiēdào 228,217
Pingdi Subdistrict 坪地街道 Píngdì Jiēdào 94,765

History[edit]

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

Economy[edit]

  • Huawei is headquartered in Longgang District.[2]

Tourist attractions[edit]

Beaches[edit]

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

Rivers[edit]

See also[edit]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ shi, Guo wu yuan ren kou pu cha ban gong; council, Guo jia tong ji ju ren kou he jiu ye tong ji si bian = Tabulation on the 2010 population census of the people's republic of China by township / compiled by Population census office under the state; population, Department of; statistics, employment statistics national bureau of (2012). Zhongguo 2010 nian ren kou pu cha fen xiang, zhen, jie dao zi liao (Di 1 ban. ed.). Beijing Shi: Zhongguo tong ji chu ban she. ISBN 978-7-5037-6660-2. 
  2. ^ "Contact us." Huawei. Retrieved on February 4, 2009.

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