Pulandian

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Pulandian
普兰店市
County-level city
Pulandian Railway Station (2002)
Pulandian Railway Station (2002)
Pulandian is located in Liaoning
Pulandian
Pulandian
Location in Liaoning
Coordinates: 39°24′32″N 121°58′01″E / 39.409°N 121.967°E / 39.409; 121.967Coordinates: 39°24′32″N 121°58′01″E / 39.409°N 121.967°E / 39.409; 121.967[1]
Country  China
Province Liaoning
Sub-provincial city Dalian
Area[2]
 • Total 2,769.90 km2 (1,069.46 sq mi)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 741,230
 • Density 270/km2 (690/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 1162XX
Dalian district map
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Core
1 Zhongshan
2 Xigang
3 Shahekou
4 Ganjingzi
Suburban
5 Lüshunkou
6 Jinzhou
Satellite
8 Wafangdian
9 Pulandian
10 Zhuanghe
Rural
7 Changhai Co.

Pulandian (simplified Chinese: 普兰店; traditional Chinese: 普蘭店; pinyin: Pǔlándiàn) is one of the three "northern[ county-level ]cities", the other two being Wafangdian and Zhuanghe, under the administration of Dalian, located in the south of Liaoning province, People's Republic of China. Its area is 2,769.90 square kilometres (1,069.46 sq mi) and its permanent population as of 2010 is 741,230.[2][3] The city borders the prefecture-level city of Yingkou to the north.

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[edit]

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

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]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Google Inc. "Pulandian". Google Maps (Map). Cartography by Google, Inc. https://www.google.com/maps/place/Pulandian,+Dalian,+Liaoning,+China,+116200/@39.4086614,121.9672164,14z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x35861510b8c8e2f9:0x298a0b3dad6d423b. Retrieved 2014-07-02.
  2. ^ a b Dalian Statistical Yearbook 2012 (《大连统计年鉴2012》). Accessed 8 July 2014.
  3. ^ a b 2010 Census county-by-county statistics (《中国2010年人口普查分县资料》). Accessed 8 July 2014.
  4. ^ 大连市-行政区划网

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