Xishan District, Kunming

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Xishan
西山区
District
On top of Xishan looking into Dian Lake
On top of Xishan looking into Dian Lake
Location of the 4 contiguous Kunming City Districts (pink) and Kunming prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Location of the 4 contiguous Kunming City Districts (pink) and Kunming prefecture (yellow) within Yunnan province of China
Country China
Province Yunnan
Prefecture Kunming
Established 1956
Area
 • Total 791 km2 (305 sq mi)
Population (2004)
 • Total 850,000
 • Density 1,100/km2 (2,800/sq mi)
Postal code 650100[1]
Area code(s) 0871
Website http://www.kmxs.gov.cn/

Xishan District (Chinese: 西山区; pinyin: Xīshān Qū) is a district under the jurisdiction of Kunming, Yunnan, China.

Administrative divisions[edit]

Majie, Jinbi, Yongchang, Qianwei, Fuhai, Zongshuying and Xiyuan Sub-district Offices, Biji Town, Haikou Town and Tuanjie Town

Ethnic groups[edit]

The Xishan District Ethnic Gazetter (2009:22) lists the following ethnic Yi subgroups.

  • Nasu 纳苏 or Nasi 纳斯 (Black Yi 黑彝)
  • Suoni 索尼 or Suowei 索围 (White Yi 白彝)

Notable locations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Area Code and Postal Code in Yunnan Province
  2. ^ [1]
  3. ^ 杨牧源; 陈杰昆 (2010-08-15). "昆明:小矮人王国里的浪漫爱情". Yunnan Xinhua News Agency. Retrieved 2011-05-14. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 25°02′13″N 102°39′29″E / 25.03694°N 102.65806°E / 25.03694; 102.65806