Pulandian

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Pulandian
普兰店市
County-level city
Pulandian Railway Station (2002)
Pulandian Railway Station (2002)
Location of the city
Location of the city
Pulandian is located in Liaoning
Pulandian
Pulandian
Location in Liaoning
Coordinates: 39°24′N 121°58′E / 39.400°N 121.967°E / 39.400; 121.967Coordinates: 39°24′N 121°58′E / 39.400°N 121.967°E / 39.400; 121.967
Country People's Republic of China
Province Liaoning
Area
 • Total 6,968 km2 (2,690 sq mi)
 • Land 2,923 km2 (1,129 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 826,700
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)

Pulandian (simplified Chinese: 普兰店; traditional Chinese: 普蘭店; pinyin: Pǔlándiàn) is one of the "three northern cities" of Greater Dalian, Liaoning Province, the other two being Wafangdian and Zhuanghe.

Geography[edit]

Pulandian is located in the northern part of Dalian on the Liaodong Peninsula. It covers an area of 6968 square kilometers. It borders Zhuanghe to the east, Wafangdian to the west, Jinzhou District to the south and Greater Yingkou to the north. Its area is 2923 square kilometres.

Pulandian has a long coast line on the Yellow Sea in its southeastern part and a short coastline on the Bohai Sea in its southwestern part.

Administrative Divisions[1][edit]

There are 4 subdistricts, 14 towns, and 1 township under the city's administration.

Subdistricts:

Towns:

The only township is Tongyi Township (同益乡)

Demography[edit]

Pulandian has a population of 826,700.

Economy[edit]

Pulandian's industries are agriculture, fishing and the three main manufacturing industries: fabrics, electric machinery and food.

Transportation[edit]

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