Shanhaiguan District

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Shanhaiguan District
山海关区
District
Shanhaiguan is the area marked "2" on this map
Shanhaiguan is the area marked "2" on this map
Coordinates: 39°58′44″N 119°46′32″E / 39.97889°N 119.77556°E / 39.97889; 119.77556Coordinates: 39°58′44″N 119°46′32″E / 39.97889°N 119.77556°E / 39.97889; 119.77556
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hebei
Prefecture-level city Qinhuangdao
Seat Nanguan Subdistrict
Area
 • Total 192 km2 (74 sq mi)
Elevation 2 m (7 ft)
Population (2003)
 • Total 140,000
 • Density 730/km2 (1,900/sq mi)
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 066200
Area code(s) 0335
Website [1]
Shanhaiguan station

Shanhaiguan District (simplified Chinese: 山海关区; traditional Chinese: 山海關區; pinyin: Shānhǎiguān Qū), formerly Shan-hai-kwan or Shan-hai-kuan, is a district of the city of Qinhuangdao, Hebei province, People's Republic of China, named after the pass of the Great Wall within the district, Shanhai Pass. It is located 15 kilometres (9.3 mi) east of the city centre.

Administrative divisions[edit]

There are five subdistricts, three towns, and one township, Bohai Township (渤海乡), in the district.[1]

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