Beita District

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Beita
北塔区
District
Beita is located in Hunan
Beita
Beita
Location in Hunan
Coordinates: 27°14′47″N 111°25′28″E / 27.2465°N 111.4244°E / 27.2465; 111.4244Coordinates: 27°14′47″N 111°25′28″E / 27.2465°N 111.4244°E / 27.2465; 111.4244[1]
Country People's Republic of China
Province Hunan
Prefecture-level city Shaoyang
Time zone China Standard (UTC+8)
Postal code 422000

Beita District (simplified Chinese: 北塔区; traditional Chinese: 北塔區; pinyin: Běitǎ Qū) is one of three urban districts in Shaoyang City, Hunan province, China. The district is located in the northwest of the city proper and on the west shore of Zi River, it is bordered by Xinshao County to the north, Shuangqing and Daxiang Districts to the east, Shaoyang County to the south and the southwest. Beita District covers 84.4 km2 (32.6 sq mi), as of 2015, it had a permanent resident population of 135,300. The district has 2 subdistricts, 2 towns and a township under its jurisdiction. the government seat is Ziyuan Community (状元洲街道资源社区).[2]

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  1. ^ Google (2014-07-02). "Beita" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved 2014-07-02. 
  2. ^ the divisions of Beita District in 2015, according to the result on adjustment of township-level administrative divisions of Beita District on November 24, 2015 / 《关于同意北塔区乡镇区划调整方案的批复》(湘民行发〔2015〕71号) rednet (24-Nov-15), also see people.com : 湖南省乡镇区划调整改革109个县市区批复方案 (2015-12-08) or xinhuanet.com

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