Shanzhou District

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Shanzhou
陕州区
District
Shanxian is located in Henan
Shanxian
Shanxian
Location in Henan
Coordinates: 34°43′N 111°06′E / 34.717°N 111.100°E / 34.717; 111.100Coordinates: 34°43′N 111°06′E / 34.717°N 111.100°E / 34.717; 111.100
Country People's Republic of China
Province Henan
Prefecture-level city Sanmenxia
Area
 • Total 1,763 km2 (681 sq mi)
Elevation 360 m (1,180 ft)
Population
 • Total 346,000
 • Density 200/km2 (510/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 472100
Website http://shanxian.smx.gov.cn/

Shanzhou District (simplified Chinese: 陕州区; traditional Chinese: 陝州區; pinyin: Shǎnzhōu Qū) previously known as Shan County or Shanxian is a district of western Henan province, People's Republic of China. It is located on the southern (right) bank of the Yellow River, just southwest of Sanmenxia, which administers the county.

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