Chaoyang District, Shantou

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Chaoyang

潮阳区
Chaoyang Wenguang Pagoda
Chaoyang Wenguang Pagoda
Location of Chaoyang in Shantou
Location of Chaoyang in Shantou
Shantou in Guangdong
Shantou in Guangdong
Coordinates: 23°15′57″N 116°36′05″E / 23.2657°N 116.6014°E / 23.2657; 116.6014Coordinates: 23°15′57″N 116°36′05″E / 23.2657°N 116.6014°E / 23.2657; 116.6014
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceGuangdong
Prefecture-level cityShantou
Area
 • Total667.6 km2 (257.8 sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)

Chaoyang District (postal: Chaoyang; simplified Chinese: 潮阳区; traditional Chinese: 潮陽區; pinyin: Cháoyáng Qū) is a district in the municipality of Shantou, Guangdong Province, China.

Administration[edit]

Population figures given as of the 2003 census.

Subdistricts (街道, jiedao)[edit]

  • Wenguang (文光) - pop. 146649
  • Mianbei (棉北) - pop. 54942
  • Chengnan (城南) - pop. 108651
  • Jinpu (金浦) - pop. 79252

Towns (镇, zhen)[edit]

  • Haimen (海门) - pop. 115221
  • Guanbu (关埠) - pop. 121930
  • Heping (和平) - pop. 162174
  • Gurao (谷饶) - pop. 135628
  • Guiyu (贵屿) - pop. 133727
  • Tongyu (铜盂) - pop. 116044
  • Jinyu (金玉) - pop. 77977
  • Zaopu (灶浦) - pop. 49406
  • Xilu (西胪) - pop. 154725
  • Hexi (河溪) - pop. 79155

Famous natives[edit]

Climate[edit]

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